This is a syndicated post. Read the original at Art Market Monitor 2017-10-11.
Christie’s & Phillips Finish Up Frieze Week with Solid But Subdued Sales
One of the strange things about the coverage of the art market is the way that biggest outlets fixate on the smallest number of lots. That is, there’s an obsession with the very top of the market. Instead of treating those trophies as outliers, the reporting revolves around the works with the fewest potential bidders […]