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Arts Everyday Living: Collecting Impressionism, Part I—Renoir’s Marketer

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.     COLLECTING IMPRESSIONISM, PART I PAUL DURAND-RUEL THE SUPREME MARKETER What would be the price tag of 1,500 Renoirs in 2015? Millions, even billions, likely equaling the GDP of some modern nations.  However, their original buyer, art dealer extraordinaire Paul Durand-Ruel (1831-1922), actually faced bankruptcy […]

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