Luxury Life: Building a classic collection

Keen to begin investing in art? One of the country’s leading experts, James O’Halloran, has some advice for you

25th September, 2016
A Fair Day, Mayo by Jack B Yeats

Quality is the traditional ‘X Factor’ when it comes to art – that is the quality of the idea, the quality of the work’s composition, and the quality of its technical execution.

The history of art, however, is littered with work which has all three but is no longer relevant to the viewers of the day. Why is that? It’s really all about taste and fashion. In some ways, these elements...

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