ART MARKET WATCH
Nov. 11, 2009
Art market insiders said that Connecticut horse farmer Peter Brant
wanted too much for his prize Andy Warhol
and Jean-Michel Basquiat
works in the Christie’s New York
evening sale of contemporary art on Nov. 10, 2009, and they were right. While Brant watched from a darkened skybox, and his art-market pals sat on their hands, both star lots passed with nary a bid.