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Fritz the Cat comic drawings hot on the art market, but highly rare

Robert Crumb, the creator, is now a cult figure in the contemporary art market

Respected Pre-Colombian art dealers indicted over fraud

The Merrin brothers are accused of defrauding clients out of millions of dollars

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Auction sales of art shrank again in 2003

Figures show between 1.2% and 17% decline in turnover

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Disappointing sales for sothebys.com

Only a quarter of the lots are selling, mostly at prices under $5000

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Chirac’s Musée de l’Homme raises prices for primitive art

Fetish figures, tribal shields and masks command attention