World News America

Page last updated at 01:11 GMT, Saturday, 6 December 2008

Even 'Art' has its price


There's hardly any need to remind you about America's current economic woes. Well what about those who think of buying a Picasso? It seems even the rich are being more cautious these days. Auction houses across the globe are reporting a huge drop in sales and this week all eyes are on Art Basel, a contemporary art fair in Miami, Florida.

Our Miami correspondent Andy Gallacher reports.

Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific