James Wilentz is an art dealer, writer, and founder of OMNP Arts: a website publication and advisory service offering contemporary insight into Old Masters art (www.omnparts.com).
He can be reached at james@omnparts.com

Despite sluggish auction sales and a general feeling of panic within the art world, last week's Art Basel extravagance seemed to suggest that the market will be just fine. And in the case of the Old Masters, it will be.