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Price databases: Artprice

Links to price databases and tips for using them



Artprice‚Äč is a database of 30 million auction prices and indices, detailed auction results and 635,000+ artists. Coverage from 1983. Lists upcoming auctions for over 6300 auction houses. Archive of 210,000 fine art auctions. Artists’ reports, art market key figures and trends by country. Includes access to Mayer auction prices 1963-1987, Mireur dictionary of auctions 1700-1900 and the annual report Art Market Trends.


Artprice is a great way to compare trends for sales geographically and between different artists.

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You can also use Artprice to find articles, biographical information and current sales of an artist's work.


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