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Thursday 17 April 2014

Auctions

Top German wines steal show at Bonhams

Bonhams’ latest sale saw high demand for German wines with many lots exceeding their high estimates.

Monday, February 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Chicago sale breaks records

Hart Davis Hart’s sale of wines with “impeccable provenance” made US$7.5 million and set new world records for Burgundy, Bordeaux and Champagne at auction.

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Chinese buyer pushes Burgundy auction to a new record

This year’s Hospices de Beaune auction has achieved the highest sales total since 2000, raising a record €6.3 million (£5.3 million), despite the smallest volume of wine on sale for three decades.

Monday, November 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Case of 1961 makes £100k at auction

A case of 1961 Château Latour à Pomerol from the cellars of its one-time owner, Madame Lacoste-Loubat, was sold for over £100,000 at auction this week.

Friday, October 25th, 2013 1 Comment »

Australian wines top Bonhams line-up

Some of Australia’s leading properties will top the bill at Bonhams’ fine wine sale in London later this week.

Monday, October 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Asian buyers snap up Pétrus in NY

Pétrus was the target of buyers at last weekend’s auction held by Christie’s in New York, with all of the top lots also going to Asian bidders.

Monday, October 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Sotheby’s reaps rewards in HK

Sotheby’s two-day Hong Kong auction last weekend, including the first ex-cellar sale from Domaine Clarence Dillon, was hailed as a resounding success and raised US$12 million.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Burgundy’s auction success continues

Acker Merrall & Condit’s New York season was off to a flying start last weekend with Burgundy, once again, proving the standout seller as the US grows stronger.

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Fat Grape raises online auction stakes

A new online wine auction firm is promising to outstrip the competition with faster service, better customer engagement and more exciting deals when it launches next month.

Monday, August 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Ornellaia confirms second London auction

Tuscan estate Ornellaia has highlighted the pre-eminence of London for global wine collectors as it confirmed plans to host a second charity auction in the UK capital this year.

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 No Comments »

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