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James Bond’s Aston Martin DB10 From ‘Spectre’ Goes Under Hammer

Aston Martin has announced that, on 18 February at Christie’s auction in London, will offer for auction a model DB10, one of the two “show car” that were made for the latest movie about the secret agent James Bond (“Spectre”). This particular specimen appeared at the world premiere for the film and carries the signature […]

Steve McQueen’s Porsche 911T At Christie’s Exceptional Sale

Legendary actor and racing driver Steve McQueen, during the life possessed a large number of cars, and one of them is the Porsche 911, which will soon be up for auction in Paris. This Porsche 911T from 1971, Steve McQueen’s production company originally bought from the Swiss driver Jo “Seppi” Sifert, for a movie “Le […]

Forget Yachts, Billionaires Now Want THIS!

Billionaires who don’t know how to spend their vast amounts of money will soon be able to purchase no less than their own portable island. Christie’s International Real Estate has announced plans for the world’s first floating islands, which will initially be built in the Maldives. Although the price has not been revealed, a chain […]

Gerhard Richter’s Photo-painting of Lake Lucerne Lead Christie’s Auction

In February 2015, Christie’s will host the Post-War and Contemporary Evening Auction, which is led by Gerhard Richter’s Vierwaldstätter See (Lake Lucerne), 1969, a sublime photo-painting of the famous Swiss Lake, held in the same private collection since 1973 (estimate on request). The painting is the largest of a distinct series of four views of […]

Christie’s Offers 17th-Century Porcelains from Private Collection

Twice a year, in March and September, major auction houses and galleries in New York City host Asia Week, a jam-packed roster of shows, auctions, lectures, and related events. At this year’s New York Asia Week, March 2015, Christie’s will offer an important private collection of superb Chinese porcelain. An Era of Inspiration: 17th-Century Porcelains […]

Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Auction in New York

Christie’s New York will offer over 300 lots in their Magnificent Jewels auction on December 10 at its flagship Rockefeller Center saleroom. From rare and important colored and colorless diamonds, superb gemstones, natural pearls, signed and period jewels, the auction features elegant creations from famed jewelry houses such as Boivin, Boucheron, BVLGARI, Cartier, Fouquet, Graff, […]

Bacchic Figure Supporting The Globe Leading Christie’s Inaugural New York Exceptional Sale

On 11 December 2014 Christie’s will hold its inaugural Exceptional Sale in New York. Since its inception at Christie’s London in 2008, The Exceptional Sale is a highly selective offering of the finest furniture, silver, ceramics, clocks and sculpture from classic periods – as well as for cultural icons of the modern age. This year’s […]