Nearly every major art dealer in New York, including Barbara Gladstone, David Zwirner, and Paula Cooper, has donated to Barack Obama's reelection campaign. But there are at least a few Republicans lurking around the city's art scene, just not so much in Chelsea. Herewith, a list of these black sheep, according to Federal Election Commission donation data.
1. The bluest of the blue-chip dealers on the secondary market, William Acquavella goes red when it comes to politics. This year the Upper East Side gallerist donated $2,500 to Mitt Romney.