25 July 2014 | Jewelry & Watches | VideoInvitation to Consign: Important Watches, Hong KongFollowing another record-breaking year for Christie’s international watch department in 2013 and an extremely successful series of sales in Dubai, Geneva, Hong Kong and New York in Spring 2014, we are now accepting consignments to our forthcoming Important Watches auction in November in Hong Kong.
15 July 2014 | Fine Art - Other | VideoOut of the Ordinary 2014The increasing global demand from collectors of the unusual and eclectic calls for the highly acclaimed Out of the Ordinary sale to be complemented by an online auction. This curated selection offers a further opportunity to acquire the unique and novel. Bidding online is simple and convenient, just sign up and bid between 27 August and 10 September.
9 July 2014 | Books | ArticleYates, Thompson and Bright: A Family of BibliophilesA handful of unknown, rare and largely forgotten texts has been uncovered by specialists at Christie’s cataloguing a library formed by three generations of a prominent English family. Stored in the principal rooms of a grand country house, the 375 lots were acquired by successive generations of the Bright, Thompson and Yates Families from the start of the 1800s until the 1940s.