STYLED. Timeless Watches & How to Wear Them, Phillips’ second New York watch auction has gathered bidders from over 50 countries in the saleroom, on the phone, and online. Notably, the sale saw a record level of digital participation, with nearly 600 online registrants and most lots receiving online bids. The auction has achieved $11,523,500 / CHF11,500,453 / €10,155,661, selling 96% both by lot and by value.
Christie's and H. Moser & Cie signed an agreement on cooperation in the framework of which a unique model of the manufactory annually to be put up for auction. All proceeds will go to Fund of Swiss watchmaking culture (Fondation pour la Culture Horlogère Suisse).
Christie’s is delighted to have been chosen by BOEHMER ET BASSENGE as the auction house of choice to launch their new Maison de Haute Joaillerie based in Paris, by introducing two outstanding pieces of jewellery from their first collection.
On the 7th of July 2016 in London during the second part of Sotheby’s series of auctions dedicated entirely to English Watchmaking, a new world record was set for a John Arnold 23/78 chronometer, fetching 557,000 GBP ($722,318 USD).
A 18-carat gold Heuer Carrera – known as the “the racing car driver’s watch” went for CHF 225,000 at Sotheby’s
On 18, May Christie's will auction off Gabriela Princess zu Leiningen jewelry collection featuring 46 items which includes brands like Cartier, Schlumberger, Boucheron, Tiffany & Co, and Van Cleef & Arpels
Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo is pleased to announce details of their auctions dedicated to the finest collectors’ watches that will take place on the evenings of 14 and 15 May 2016 at Hôtel La Réserve, Geneva.