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From Lely To Lawrence: The Artist As Collector Of Drawings.

Artists have always collected drawings, from the 16th century, Giorgio Vasari was one of the first collectors of drawings, though he is best known today as the author of the Lives of the Artists. As a collector, his Libro de' Disegni represented one of the first systematic and extensive collections of drawings to be made.

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Crispian Riley-Smith is launching a new art business.

Crispian Riley-Smith has launched an art valuations and consultancy business. Article from Antiques Trade Gazette 12th October 2019.

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A day in the life of…

Crispian Riley-Smith chronicles a day in the life of a dealer.

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Reasons to be cheerful

Crispian Riley-Smith looks at the importance of regional sale rooms in the fine art market - and how to add value by the most careful research.

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Collectors Focus

This Article First Appeared In Apollo Magazine, September 2007. For further information see this link www.apollo-magazine.com

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