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Argentine art: A good investment in times of crisis?

22 November 2012 Last updated at 09:20 GMT

Some art collectors in Argentina have decided to put their money into new paintings and sculptures as a way of safeguarding their capital in times of crisis.

The art market in the country is currently valued at an unprecedented $120m (£75m) per year.

Vladimir Hernandez reports.

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