Inconspicuous consumption

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“[Art is] a lot more sophisticated than a yacht” – The Art Market’s editor, Melanie Gervis.

Fascinating article by Jon Henley in today’s Guardian.

Art for art’s sake, or art as a commodity?

Is anything more sophisticated than a yacht?

~ Iain McAllister ~

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About Peggy Bawn Press

496pg biography of Scottish yacht designer, George Lennox Watson (1851-1904). Significant book on the history of yacht design & the development of modern yachting. Beautifully illustrated. Many photographs previously unpublished.
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