The Artist-Gallery Partnership: A Practical Guide to Consigning Art by Crawford and Melton
Title: The Artist-Gallery Partnership: A Practical Guide to Consigning Art
Author: Tad Crawford and Susan Mellon
Publisher: Allworth Press
Published: 13 May, 2008
Dimensions: 6 x 6.1 x 9 inches
Essential reading for artists, art dealers, and gallery owners, The Artist-Gallery Partnership: A Practical Guide to Consigning Art offers a unique and thorough discussion of consignment that clarifies all aspects of this crucial art world relationship.
The book presents a provision-by-provision explanation of the Standard Art Consignment Agreement, a model contract between artist and dealer suitable for use. The contract is flexible, making it ideal for establishing consignment arrangements that are mutually beneficial. It covers:
• Transportation responsibilities
• Gallery’s commission
• Return of art
Everyone who needs a clear understanding of the legal aspects of art consignment will want the practical advice found in this definitive guide.