Painting’s record price proof of art’s attraction

By Robert Remington, Calgary Herald    May 26, 2009
 
      In a post-Wall Street world of derivatives and Ponzi schemes, it comes as no surprise to art experts that a painting sold at the recent Doc Seaman estate auction fetched a record price, even in the current economic climate.
      “Rarity and quality in any economy commands a price,” says Robert Heffel of the Vancouverbased Heffel Fine Art Auction House, a leading Canadian dealer.

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