In 2013, Christie's international auction sales in Geneva, Hong Kong and New York of important watches achieved an unprecedented total of more than US$134 million reconfirming the firm’s global supremacy for this category and marking Christie’s eighth consecutive year as leader of the watch auction market.
After a year that saw record-breaking figures across every sale room, the prestigious Rolex Daytona “Lesson One” single-themed sale with unprecedented results and new records achieved for models by Patek Philippe, Rolex, Richard Mille, Chanel and Vacheron Constantin, the popularity of the watch market is thriving with increased demand for rare, fresh to the market, perfectly presented and realistically estimated and the reaction of the watch community was enthusiastic
If you would like to receive a complimentary and confidential valuation of your watch or to discuss consignment to a forthcoming sale, please contact a specialist in your area as listed below or request an Auction Estimate online.
Christie’s has developed a dedicated department focusing exclusively on Private Sales, which works closely with our international team of watch specialists. If you are looking to buy a specific timepiece, Christie’s specialists will help you find it, at a competitive price. If you wish to sell a timepiece outside the auction timeline, Christie’s client database and global network will enable us to quickly identify buyers with an interest in the particular item you wish to sell. The sale will be negotiated in the strictest confidence.
To learn more, visit christiesprivatesales.com or contact Christie’s Watch Director of Private Sales, Reginald Brack, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to Auction and Private Sales, we have introduced our Online Only Sales that will take place over the course of 2014. With this complementary service now offered at Christie’s, we are making it even more convenient to buy and sell timepieces through Christie’s. To learn more, please contact Reginald Brack, at email@example.com.