But what's happened is that there has been a migration of major buyers from it.
As a result, the major buyers privately have had their say before the collections are presented to the public.
Once you get over $1 million, there are no major buyers.
Moreover, as a major buyer of 20th-century art, he is no stranger to Christie's.
Germany is the major European buyer, with 70% of the market.
"It rewards the most efficient farmers, who are also the major buyers of big equipment."
Commercial banks have been among the major buyers of this debt in recent years.
I phoned one of its major buyers to ask how the doll had been received.
It was very exciting to have two important major buyers feel there was something here.
Massachusetts officials say they will watch for major buyers bringing fireworks into their state.