Arts Companies Push for Estate Consultation Services

December 24th, 2016

DAvid Hockney, Woldgate Woods 24, 25,26, October 2006 (2006), via Sotheby'sThe Financial Times traces the recent push by auction houses and other arts businesses towards consulting for artist’s estates, as a group of baby boomer artists get older.  “We’re witnessing the first wave of baby-boomer artists that are beyond retirement age and have not prepared for their artistic legacy or the financial wellbeing of their beneficiaries,” says Allan Schwartzman, chairman of Sotheby’s Fine Art Division.

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