Since much of the blue-chip art on show will vanish into private collections, it may be your only chance to see some great works.
The golden rule is to stick to blue-chip businesses with solid reputations, because trust and integrity are everything in a deal that requires payment far in advance of receipt.
No doubt he hopes to fire up the collecting ambitions of his sometimes troubled museum, which must compete for blue-chip art with many other powerful institutions.
Many investors look for reliable blue-chip companies with predictable, regular revenues - safe havens, if you like.
It is understood to have sealed a significant deal with a blue-chip company and has customers in Europe, Asia and the US.
One of the things about American industry that's pretty cool is that almost all the blue-chip companies have cleaned up their balance sheets.
In the present exhibition the seven participating artists are young and on the threshold of their careers hoping to make works that in time would translate into blue-chip art.
The Parchman Stremmel Galleries round out the commercial gallery scene with imported blue-chip art and local talent.
There are two types: investment-grade bonds are issued by blue-chip companies and are therefore considered relatively secure.
To be sure, no hedge fund attacks on blue-chip companies have come to light, and some say there's little to fear from shareholders seeking to exercise their rights.