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I Bought Andy Warhol by Richard Polsky - 1st edition - 2003 - from Norwood Books and

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I Bought Andy Warhol

by Richard Polsky

Condition: Near Fine/fine

Harry N. Abrams, 2003. 1st edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/fine. "In 1987, art dealer Richard Polsky set aside $100,000 to purchase a painting by famed Pop artist Andy Warhol for his private collection - a process that ultimately took him twelve years. Hiw journey, spanning the years from the wild speculation of the late 1980's to the recession of the 1990's is recounted here in his funny, fast-paced, intensely readable expose of the inner workings of the art world." Book is in great shape and appears unread. Only flaw is a dent at top edge near spine. Book would otherwise be graded as new. Jacket is unmarked by wear or use or rub, A light crinkle corresponding to dent on back board. FIrst edition. Complete number line. Not price clipped.

  • Bookseller: Norwood Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2784
  • Title: I Bought Andy Warhol
  • Author: Richard Polsky
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0810942712
  • ISBN 13: 9780810942714
  • Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
  • Place: Boston, Massachusetts, U.s.a.
  • Date published: 2003
  • Keywords: art; art collecting; collectors; art dealers
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art;
  • Subjects: ART / American / General;


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