Reasons for buying art among collectors and art professionals worldwide 2019

This statistic illustrates the reasons for collecting art among collectors and art professionals worldwide as of June 2019. During the survey, 65 percent of collectors and 81 percent of art professionals stated that they bought art for a collecting purpose but with an investment view.

Reasons for buying art among collectors and art professionals worldwide as of June 2019

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Sources

Release date

October 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

between April and June 2019

Supplementary notes

Survey sample: 54 private banks, 25 family offices, 105 art professionals and 138 major art collectors (from Europe, North America, the Middle East, Russia, Latin America and Asia.
The question was phrased by the source as follows: "Emotion vs investment: why do your clients buy art?"

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