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Christie’s Celebrates 125 years of National Geographic Society With an Online Auction

125 YEARS OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTOGRAPHY CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY

The second partnership between Christie’s and The National Geographic resulted in one more online sale. To celebrate 125 years of National Geographic Society, Christie’s will conduct the online-only sale from July 19 through July 29 at Christie’s. The sale will include 125 of the most iconic and recognisable works from the National Geographic’s rich history […]

Christie’s First Ever Sale in India

Christie's First Ever Sale in India

International auctioneer Christie’s is spreading into one more big market. After scheduled auction in China this fall, the London-based auction house announced that it will hold its first ever sale in India this December. Christie’s, which has had an office in financial hub Mumbai for two decades, will stage sale as it seeks to capitalise […]

Summer Jewels – Christie’s First Ever Online-only Jewelry Sale

Summer Jewels - Christie’s First Ever Online-only Jewelry Sale

Auctioneer Christie’s is hosting its first online-only sale of jewelry, including over 100 lots from contemporary jewelers with price points that it says will be accessible to a wide range of collectors. This glittering array of ear pendants, necklaces, bracelets, cufflinks and more is highlighted by up and coming designers Lily Gabriella and Olivia Wildenstein with […]

Patek Philippe Pink Gold Pocket Watch At Christie’s

A rare 18K gold Patek Philippe pocket watch is expected to fetch $1.5 million

On June 11 at Christie’s New York, the most important watch is going to be sold at the auction. A rare 18K gold Patek Philippe pocket watch is expected to fetch $1.5 million. Manufactured in 1898 this watch has never before been seen in public. The openface minute repeating perpetual calendar split-seconds chronograph pocket watch […]

Historic Lyons Demesne Estate Still on Sale

Lyons Demesne Estate

Georgian Manor House in County Kildare, Ireland, built in 1785 by Lord Cloncurry, and purchased in 1996 BY Dr.Tony Ryan, owner of the discount airline Ryanair, is still on sale. Its value in 2010 was $100 milion and these days it is fallen to $39milion. Dr. Ryan spent around $120 million on the restoration project. […]

Elizabeth Taylor’s First Wedding Gown Could Fetch $75,000 at Auction

Elizabeth Taylor’s First Wedding Gown Could Fetch $75,000 at Auction

Elizabeth Taylor’s first wedding dress which she wore when married Conrad Hilton Jr. in 1950 is expected to fetch up to $75,500 at a Christie’s auction in London on June 26. This oyster silk satin wedding dress designed by M.G.M. chief costume designer Helen Rose is made of 25 yards of satin with a 15-foot […]

Gerrit van Honthorst’s The Duet Could Fetch $3 Million at Christie’s

The Duet by Gerrit van Honthorst

A mustachioed man and scantily clad woman singing by candlelight will be among the stars of Christie’s Old Master Paintings sale in New York on June 5. They are depicted in “The Duet,” a 1624 painting by the Dutch master Gerrit van Honthorst that is expected to fetch $2 million to $3 million. Painted in […]