Sotheby’s is set to offer a bottle of 1903 Lafite as part of its next London sale this December.
Chicago-based fine wine auctioneer, Hart Davis Hart, has said it will host the “largest wine auction of 2015” next month.
Wine from the personal cellar of fraudster Rudy Kurniawan is being sold off by the US Marshals Service after being declared genuine.
The ‘pièce des présidents’ at the Hospices de Beaune sale has gone for a record €480,000 – proceeds going to support victims of the Paris attacks.
Sotheby’s next London sale will feature Hermitage La Chapelle dating back to 1961 and other rare wines sourced from a Bavarian castle.
Henri Jayer, Chateau de la Tour and Domaine Leroy all set new records, realising Acker, Merrall and Condit’s final sale of over $HK30 million.
Hart Davis Hart’s ‘Celebration of Bordeaux’ sale in Chicago last weekend made over US$6 million, with 1982 Le Pin leading the way.
This year’s Hospices de Beaune auction will feature two barrels of Chablis, the first time wines from the appellation have been offered at the sale.
Rare lots of Karuizawa, Ichiro and Macallan are set to headline at Acker’s upcoming November sale in Hong Kong.
Magnums and double magnums of 2000 Mouton Rothschild and nine bottles of Haut-Brion 1961 were among the top lots at Sotheby’s latest London sale.
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