Detail from Sirtaki, 2016, by Michael Borremans, Oil on wood, 22.5 x 32.4cm was bought by an Asian collector at Art Basel in Hong Kong. Photos: Courtesy of Michael Borremans and David Zwirner, New York/London

Art Basel Hong Kong sees off fears of art market slump, to relief of galleries

Deals in first two days of Asia’s biggest contemporary art fair dispelled exhibitors’ worst fears about buyers’ appetite, with gallerist David Zwirner’s comment, ‘Things don’t look too bad’, perhaps summing up the mood

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Detail from Sirtaki, 2016, by Michael Borremans, Oil on wood, 22.5 x 32.4cm was bought by an Asian collector at Art Basel in Hong Kong. Photos: Courtesy of Michael Borremans and David Zwirner, New York/London
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