Foreign buyers flock to Cape Town’s booming art scene
27 March 2019 | 11:41 am
Collectors from America and Europe are scouring Cape Town's booming art market in search of deals as diverse as a traditional oil portrait by South Africa's Irma Stern or a sculpture assembled from bottle caps by Ghana's El Anatsui.
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