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Resale Analysis: Marquee Evening Sales, New York – May 2023

  • Analyst: Lindsay Dewar, Megan Brown
  • Pages: 10
  • Access: Analyst Pro

Average resale returns remain stable

The evening sales during the Marquee auction weeks in New York (11th – 18th May 2023) of Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art saw 77 lots returning to the auction market for the second, third or fourth time, accounting for 32.2% of the total evening sales value.

This edition of our Resale Analysis series, looks at the performance of these 77 repeat auction sales and what insights they provide us about the nature of art as an investment.

This report includes:

– Resold Lots Analysis
– Top 10 Resold Lots by Annual Return and Holding Period
– Top 30 Ranking Table (Resold Lots by Annual Return)
– Worst Performers Table (Resold Lots by Negative Annual Return)
– Focus: Multiple Resales
– Focus: Artist Ranking by number of lots resold

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