Artprice's archive is the global alternative after the closure to art professionals of Christie's London archives
"The sales catalogues, the first of which date back to 1766, are an invaluable resource for specialists. Faced with this decision to close, they expressed their anger and their incomprehension.
The prestigious auction house has decided to end access to its archives due to staff lay-offs.
"As a courtesy,
"The auction house has responded to the criticism and didn't sound very certain about a possible reopening.
thierry Ehrmann, President and Founder of
Artprices' archive "Artprice Images®" is absolutely unique...
It allows unlimited access to the largest
This archive, which according to the specialized press worldwide, is unique in the world, consists of more than 750,000 manuscripts and art catalogues from more than 6,300 auction houses, carefully preserved in standardized archive blocks and, according to a former French Minister of Culture, it constitutes "a State mission, accomplished by a private company which managed, by raising capital, to do what the State should have done..."
The Artprice archive – covering the art market from 1700 to the present day – has been built up since 1987 by the selective acquisition on all continents of a multitude of archives and/or companies (
It is the fundamental core of the services offered by Artprice by Artmarket databases with more than 30 million art market indices and sales results.
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Artmarket is a global player in the Art Market with, among other structures, its Artprice department, world leader in the accumulation, management and exploitation of historical and current art market information in databanks containing over 30 million indices and auction results, covering more than 770,000 artists.
Artprice Images® allows unlimited access to the largest
Artmarket with its Artprice department accumulates data on a permanent basis from 6300 Auction Houses and produces key
Artmarket with its Artprice department, has been awarded the State label "
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