Auctions

HDH Burgundy sale nets US$7m

US fine wine auctioneer Hart Davis Hart’s ‘Celebration of Burgundy’ sale has netted over US$7 million in a new landmark sale, smashing the previous record by $1.5m.

Sotheby’s HK sale sets new records

Sotheby’s latest Hong Kong sale has set a new record for a single owner collection sold at auction in Asia and a world record for a wine sales series.

Lot pursuit: curating a fine fine auction

The word ‘curate’ may be an overused term today but in the best sense of the word, a fine wine auctioneer curates a sale as surely as someone curates the King Tut exhibition or a Picasso Blue Period retrospective. Roger Morris finds out from Sotheby's Jamie Ritchie what it takes.

‘Glorious Bordeaux’ to lead Sotheby’s sale

‘Glorious Bordeaux in every state of maturity and expression,” will be the heart of Sotheby’s next London sale, including a bottle of 1909 Haut-Brion and 1918 Lafite.

NYC opener brings in US$2m

February 28th, 2018

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