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China art auction demand soars despite fakes concerns

17 November 2011 Last updated at 17:07 GMT

The art market in China has grown in recent years to become the world's second largest, after the US.

Auctioneers say economic conditions are increasing the appeal of art as an investment, but concerns about counterfeiting are driving calls for more regulation of the trade.

Heather Sharp reports.