The cellar of the late Aubrey McClendon, during his lifetime one of the biggest wine collectors in the US, is to be auctioned off by Hart Davis Hart this September.
A bottle of 1961 Hermitage La Chapelle was the most expensive wine sold by online auctioneer iDealwine in the first half of the year.
Fine and rare Burgundy and Madeira helped propel Bonhams to its most successful ever sale last week.
The second Willamette Valley Auction featuring the best of Oregon’s Pinot Noir will take place next spring it has been announced.
A collection of Bordeaux seized as collateral after a soured business deal between a négociant and a Chinese client has been sold for almost €10 million.
UK auction house Bonhams has extended its up-coming July sale to meet a rising demand of consignments.
Chicago-based auctioneer Hart Davis Hart says it is once again the leading US fine wine salesroom as the first half of 2016 comes to an end.
Over 260,000 bottles of classed growth Bordeaux believed to be part of a giant collection seized from a Chinese speculator are to be auctioned off tomorrow (23 June).
Sotheby’s will host an ex-cellar sale featuring wines from La Mission Haut-Brion in New York this October.
Christie’s senior consultant Anthony Hanson MW is to step down after 15 years in the role this 30 June.
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