French billionaire Bernard Arnault and U.S. financier Henry Kravis browsed France’s largest art fair as a Jean-Michel Basquiat painting and a wrecked Ferrari were among early big-ticket sales last night.
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Elle Macpherson, the model, and actor Joseph Fiennes were among the browsers on the VIP day of the Frieze Art Fair in London as paintings by Neo Rauch, Rudolf Stingel and Luc Tuymans sold for as much as $1.4 million.
Paintings from Andy Warhol’s “The American Indian” series and an Egon Schiele work valued at nearly $50 million are among the gallery exhibits vying for collectors’ attention during London’s busiest-ever Frieze Week.
Spidey and the Green Goblin battling it out right over your head makes the intermittent suffering worthwhile -- like those seats for midgets, the relentlessly deafening score by U2’s Bono and the Edge and the weird storyline, both inept and complex and largely by director Julie Taymor .