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Art Market

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Art Market

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Some investors looking outside the stock market for a place to put their money are finding the art world. NPR's Elizabeth Blair explores the complexities of art as an investment. She finds that safe bets take a lot of research and a sense of the contemporary art beat. Even then, some art collectors find it hard to part with favorite works regardless of their value.