Bonhams auction house has reported that its latest Hong Kong sale saw several bottles of Karuizawa, Hanyu and Macallan all smashing through their estimates.
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.
Chicago auction house, Hart Davis Hart began its autumn season with a “stellar” sale that realised US$5.4 million.
Acker Merrall & Condit’s next Hong Kong sale this month features a roll call of Burgundy’s greatest names.
Henri Jayer’s Richebourg is the most expensive wine in the world, pipping what many would suppose the usual claimant Domaine de la Romanée-Conti.
Hart Davis Hart has announced the date for its annual “Celebration of Burgundy” sale in Chicago which is estimated to fetch US$2-$4 million.
US auctioneer Acker Merrall & Condit saw the final sale of importer Martine Saunier’s Burgundy collection go out with a “big bang” in New York.
Zachys has a line-up of Krug, Mouton signed by Andy Warhol and over 1,000 lots of Burgundy to sell at its next sale in New York at the end of this month.
The Burgundy-dominated collection of wine importer, Martine Saunier, drove Acker Merrall & Condit to one of its “strongest sales in recent memory”.
Acker Merrall & Condit is to auction the personal collection of American importer Martine Saunier in Hong Kong this month.
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