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Gallery Talks
Roy Rogers’ Guitar - OM-45 Deluxe, C.F. Martin and Co.
Roy Rogers’ Guitar - OM-45 Deluxe, C.F. Martin and Co.
Kerry Keane, International Specialist and Department Head of Musical Instruments, discusses the rare and highly-coveted Roy Rogers’ OM-45 Deluxe guitar.
New York, April 2009


Charles Peale Polk, George Washington at Princeton
Charles Peale Polk, George Washington at Princeton
John Hays, Deputy Chairman, American Furniture & Decorative Arts, discusses the portrait of George Washington by his contemporary Charles Peale Polk.
New York, January 2009


Important Watches, Geneva
Old Master & British Pictures: Gallery Talk with Dr. Timothy Hunter
Dr. Timothy Hunter discusses two exquisite paintings by Giovanni Antonio Canal, il Canaletto to be offered in the upcoming Important Old Master & British Pictures Evening Sale.
London, 2 December 2008


Important Watches, Geneva
Important Watches, Geneva
Highlights from the Important Watches sale on 17 November 2008 in Geneva.
Geneva, 2008


International Modern & Contemporary Art, Dubai
International Modern & Contemporary Art, Dubai
Highlights from the International Modern & Contemporary Art sale on 30 October 2008 in Dubai.
Dubai, October 2008


Dubai Jewels and Watches
The Dubai Sale: Jewels & Watches
Highlights from The Dubai Sale: Jewels & Watches on 29 October 2008 in Dubai.
Dubai, October 2008


Subodh Gupta, Miter
Subodh Gupta, Miter
Hugo Weihe, International Director, Asian Art, discusses Subodh Gupta's Miter, 2007, included in the New York South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art Sale, 16 September 2008.
New York, September 2008


Post-War Contemporary Gallery Talk
Francis Bacon, Lucio Fontana and Lucian Freud
Pilar Ordovás, Head of Post-War & Contemporary Art, London and Robert Brown, International Head of Research, Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art, discuss highlights from the London Evening Sale, 30 June 2008.
London, June 2008


Hong Kong Highlights
Hong Kong Evening Sale Highlights
Highlights of the Asian Contemporary Art and 20th Century Chinese Art Evening Sales, May 2008.
Hong Kong, May 2008


Magnificent Clocks for the Chinese Imperial Court from the Nezu Museum
Magnificent Clocks for the Chinese Imperial Court from the Nezu Museum
Undoubtedly one of the most significant collections of clocks of this type outside the Palace Museum in Beijing, these timepieces rank among the most extravagant clocks ever made.
Hong Kong, May 2008


Exceptional Furniture, London
Exceptional Furniture, London
Robert Copley, International Head of Furniture, reviews some of the pieces in the upcoming Exceptional Furniture sale in London, 18 June 2008.
London, April 2008


International Modern and Contemporary Art, Dubai
Contemporary Jewellery and Watches, Dubai
David Warren, Director, Jewelry, Christie's London and Dubai, discusses highlights of the Contemporary Jewellery and Watches sale in Dubai, April 2008.
Dubai, April 2008


International Modern and Contemporary Art, Dubai
International Modern and Contemporary Art, Dubai
Highlights of the International Modern and Contemporary Art sale in Dubai, April 2008.
Dubai, April 2008


Triptych 1974-77
Triptych 1974-77
A conversation between Michael Peppiatt, biographer and friend of Francis Bacon, and Pilar Ordovas, Department Head, Christie's Post-War & Contemporary Art, London.
London, February 2008


Christie's Hong Kong, Autumn 2007 Highlights
Christie's Hong Kong, Autumn 2007 Highlights
Highlights from Christie's exhibitions and auctions in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong, November 2007


International Modern And Contemporary Art, Dubai
International Modern And Contemporary Art, Dubai
Will Lawrie, Specialist, Arab and Iranian Art, and Dina Amin, Post-War and Contemporary Art, discuss highlights of the sales in Dubai, Autumn 2007.
Dubai, October 2007


Living the Vision: Rainer Judd on Donald Judd
Living the Vision: Rainer Judd on Donald Judd
Donald Judd strove to obtain purity in his work. Rainer Judd, the artist's daughter, discusses the artist's exploration of his goals and their realization through timeless objects.
New York, 2006


Giudecca, La Donna della Salute and San Giorgio
Giudecca, La Donna della Salute and San Giorgio
Nicholas Hall and Richard Knight, Joint International Specialist Heads of Department, Old Master Paintings, Christie's discuss Joseph Mallord William Turner's celebration of Venice.
New York, April 2006


Property from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker
Property from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker
Nicholas H.J. Hall, International Department Head and Monica Dugot, Director of Restitution discuss the restitution of the Goudstikker Collection, the vision of the Collector and highlights from the sale.
London, 2005