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WILLEM DE KOONING, Untitled XII, 1975, oil on canvas, 202.6 × 177.2 cm. Copyright the Willem de Kooning Foundation/Artists Rights Society, New York. Courtesy Lévy Gorvy, London/New York.

Stayin’ Alive

At the turn of the 21st century, China emerged as the world’s future art market hotbed. That premonition is now a reality. Since 2010, China has been the second-largest global art market after the United States, except in 2015 and 2016, when it briefly fell behind the United Kingdom. In 2017, China accounted for 21 percent of the USD 63.7 billion in total worldwide sales. 

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