Blue Chip Art Stock
Post War, Impressionist & Contemporary
About Blue Chip Art Stock
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Blue chip art includes works from renowned post war, impressionist and contemporary artists like Matisse, Van Gogh and Pollock. This art category has seen increased global demand and price appreciation but has remained available to only a small minority of ultra-high net worth individuals and institutions. Blue chip art has seen record prices based on public auction records from Christie’s, Sotheby’s and Phillips. The Artprice100® index, which tracks blue chip artists, has generated an average 8.9% over its 18-year history, while leading collector categories have outperformed the S&P index by a factor of 10-30% over last 20-50 years. In addition to its strong potential return profile, blue chip art acts as a low correlation diversification tool for a public market investment portfolio.
WSJ - Dec, 31 2018