Meredith, Robyn
December 2008
Forbes Asia;12/22/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 22, p87
The article reports on the impact of the global economic slowdown on the Asian auction market. It mentions that the market has been affected but has not collapsed like other markets. It states that Christie's Inc. has been able to sell $146 million worth of art, wine, watches and jewelry in its fall December 2008 auction in Hong Kong Island, China which is almost half its sale as compared to December 2007. It informs about the prices fetched by Chinese paintings.


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