“If a patron buys from an artist who needs money (to buy tools, time, food ) the patron then makes himself equal to the artist; he is building art into the world he creates.” - Ezra Pound
He introduced selling practises which the modern art market accepts as standard. These included:-
- gallery lectures,
- illustrated art reviews
- and solo exhibitions.
|Huge photograph at the entrance to the exhibition of on of Paul Durand-Ruel's showrooms.|
|Show room: Note the coverage Paris ,New York|
|Standing beneath the master dealer|