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luxpresso - 07/15/2016 14:00:09

Auction Alert: Christie’s Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of Patek Philippe

Auction Alert: Christie’s Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of Patek Philippe Come fall, Christie’s will host a special sale to mark the 40th anniversary of one of the most iconic Patek Philippe watches—the Nautilus. The renowned British auction house has scheduled sales in four major locations across the globe—namely Dubai, Geneva, Hong Kong, and New York—October... Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 06/14/2016 16:34:28

Christie’s to Auction a Rare First Edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Christie’s to Auction a Rare First Edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Originally a mathematician and lecturer in Oxford, Lewis Caroll a.k.a Charles Dodgson was an introvert personality. But his true passion reflected in his interaction with children, in his stories full of fantasies, especially created for them. Caroll loved entertaining children, and it was one such... Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 06/03/2016 15:29:39

Christie’s Auctions an Hermès Himalaya Birkin for INR 2.2 crores

Christie’s Auctions an Hermès Himalaya Birkin for INR 2.2 crores Seems like British auctioneer Christie’s is on a spree of breaking records. Setting another milestone, the auction house recently sold an Hermès Himalaya Birkin Bag, touted as the rarest handbag in the world, for a record-breaking sum of INR 2.2 crores approximately. Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 04/15/2016 12:00:00

Christie’s to Auction the Largest Blue Diamond Ever!

Christie’s to Auction the Largest Blue Diamond Ever! After Sotheby’s auctioning the million dollar De Beers Jewel last week, now it is Christie’s has announced the sale of a fancy vivid blue diamond named Oppenheimer Blue, touted as the largest diamond ever offered at an auction. The sale will take place at the Magnificent Jewels sale to be held... Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 12/15/2015 06:00:00

Interview: Dr. Deepanjana Klein Delves on Her Penchant for South Asian Art

Interview: Dr. Deepanjana Klein Delves on Her Penchant for South Asian Art Michelangelo stated, “The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.” And everyone wants that serene touch in their homes and offices spaces. Talking about her passion for art, Dr. Deepanjana Klein gives us the inside information about the upcoming Christie's South Asian art... Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 10/01/2015 06:00:00

Interview: NS Harsha—The Story Teller

Interview: The Story Teller A recipient of numerous prestigious awards and recognitions, artist and philosopher NS Harsha explores human interaction and narrative, forging links between Indian tradition and modern realities. Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 09/29/2015 17:16:00

Christie’s to Auction the Largest Pink Diamond

Christie’s Offers Largest Pink Diamond for Auction Few things can offer the opulence and shine of a sparkling gem. Christie’s International is offering the largest cushion-shaped Fancy Vivid Pink diamond at an auction. So, get ready to bid for this beautiful stone to enhance the beauty of your treasure chest. Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 08/22/2015 11:52:00

Nirav Modi’s Exquisite Lotus Collection to Ring in the Festive Season

Nirav Modi Jewellery Lotus Collection Nirav Modi created history as the first Indian jewellery designer to be featured on the covers of Christie’s and Sotheby’s catalogues. His creative sensibility has now percolated from designing rare antique pieces to compiling exquisite collections that are befitting for the festive season. We... Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 05/12/2015 17:19:46

Picasso Fetches the Highest Ever Price at a Christie’s Auction

Picasso Fetches the Highest Ever Price at a Christie’s Auction Christie’s anticipated Evening Sale, Looking Forward to the Past, achieved a staggering $705,858,000, with sell-through rates of 97 per cent by lot and 99 per cent by value. But, what actually stole the thunder at the premium auction was Pablo Picasso’s 1955 Les femmes d’Alger, Version O... Continue Reading »

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