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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Christie’s HK announces first online sale

Christie’s has launched its first online auction, ‘Discover Bordeaux’, which features ‘affordable’ lots including First Growth verticals from a single private collector.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Rare Glenfiddich whisky sells for £68k

A bottle of The Glenfiddich Collection 1937 has sold for £68,500 at Bonhams’ latest whisky sale in Edinburgh, setting a record for the most ever paid for a bottle of single malt whisky at a Scottish auction house.

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Bollinger to auction 1914 vintage fizz

Bollinger is to auction a 102-year-old bottle of 1914 Champagne at Sotheby’s in New York, part of a 600-strong collection of vintage cuvées discovered in a secret room within its labyrinth of cellars.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Warhol’s wine: Cuvaison and the Andy Warhol Foundation partnership

Cuvaison Estate Wines in Napa Valley has released two limited edition estate wines whose labels feature rarely seen screen-prints by Andy Warhol.

Monday, September 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Donations sought for The Benevolent auction

Drinks trade charity The Benevolent is aiming to raise £25,000 by hosting its first online auction, featuring lots of wine and rare spirits, cultural experiences and “wacky promises”.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Zachys in autumn’s first ‘white glove sale’

The New York auction house,Zachys has announced its first sale of the season was sold 100% by lot, realizing a total of HK$45.4 million (US$5.9 million).

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Rare Lafite in spotlight at Acker HK sale

Top rare Bordeaux verticals will be on offer at Acker, Merrall and Condit’s next Hong Kong auction, happening on Saturday, 24 September.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s HK sale realises HK$17 million

Sotheby’s autumn Hong Kong auction achieved a total of HK$17 million (US$2.2 million) and saw widespread bidding across Asia with a strong core of demand from collectors in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

DRC dominates at Christie’s HK sale

Twelve bottles of 1988 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti claimed the top lot spot and sold for HK$1,347,500 (US$174,508) at Christie’s recent Hong Kong auction.

Monday, September 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Ram-shaped wine vessel up for sale

An extremely rare, ram-shaped ritualistic wine vessel is to go under the hammer in London this November.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 No Comments »

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