"Sage Advice. Collectors...need to know...the fine points of their collections. The thoughts, the questions, the guidance has been distilled down to one volume, The Antique and Art Collector's Legal Guide."
—George E. Hicks, CEO, The National Civil War Museum and former Director, Museum and Historical Services, at The Greenwich Workshop
Nationally recognized attorney and art law expert, Leonard D. DuBoff, gives every collector what they have been looking for. This concise, easy to follow guide, leads the collector from the prepurchase stages, to displaying your work, to passing it on for future generations to love and enjoy.
Don't Be Cheated—Learn to spot fakes, phonies and fast-talkers
Uncover Hidden Gems—Learn to find treasures in untapped places
Avoid Costly Mistakes—Learn what you need to know about insurance, taxes, customs, loaning out your work, and THE RIGHTS OTHERS MAY HAVE TO YOUR COLLECTION!
"Useful legal and practical tools...for the amateur as well as the serious collector."
—Caroline R. Young, artist
Whether you are collecting quarters or Queen Anne Furniture,
masks or museum-quality pieces—this book is for YOU!