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Question
What causes the value of a painting go up or go down?

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Hello Joe,  

A complete answer to your question would require months to research and write.  The short answer - supply and demand.  Check out the following references for a number of online ideas -
www.artnet.com/magazineus/features/kuspit/kuspit3-6-07.asp
www.artbusiness.com/secmkt.html
www.authorama.com/principles-of-aesthetics-1.html
www.shawnolson.net/a/1049/the-value-of-art.html

Cheers Brent

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Brent Luebke

Expertise

19th Century to modern Canadian and western European fine art including paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography and original prints.

Experience

Sixteen years as an art dealer in Edmonton, Alberta Canada.

Organizations
Edmonton Executive Association

Publications
Edmonton Journal newspaper, various online art websites.

Education/Credentials
Post secondary art history.

Past/Present Clients
Art Gallery of Alberta, University of Alberta, Glenbow Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, National Gallery of Canada.

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