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September 11th, 2012

Sotheby’s has taken steps toward increasing its visibility in China by inking an agreement with state-run Beijing GeHua Art Company, which gives Sotheby’s an 80% stake in the organization, in exchange for $1.2 million. The global art dealer may now have the option of trading in mainland China; without a local partner, foreign houses may not conduct business in the country in areas other than Hong Kong.

Read the article via The Art Newspaper