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November 20, 2013 9:05 PM

Art sale in Keeneland sales pavilion brings $3.11 million

The sales pavilion at Keeneland is usually filled with the lightning patter of auctioneers and whoops of spotters selling horses parading on the auction block. But Wednesday afternoon, the items for sale were pricey pieces of sporting and American art, some works valued at well over $1 million. It was the most expensive group of artwork put up for auction in Lexington in memory.

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