20th Century: Hong Kong to New York
achieves USD $119.3 Million/ HKD $920.4 Million
On 2 December, Christie’s 20th Century: Hong Kong to New York auction opened Christie’s 20th Century Marquee Week in New York, and continued upon what has been a very successful Autumn Auction Series in Hong Kong. Connecting two great art world hubs, the innovative two-city sale achieved USD $119,273,225/ HKD $920,350,057/ £89,276,366 / €98,828,937, selling 90% by lot and 97% by value.
We are now inviting consignments to our 2021 auctions.
Your collection. Our expertise.
Christie’s 20th century departments are currently accepting consignments to our 2021 auctions. To learn more or to schedule a complimentary and confidential valuation of your property, we invite you to get in touch with one of our specialists or try our online auction estimate service.
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A guide to bidding online or by telephone with Christie’s
All of Christie’s auctions are fully accessible for online browsing and bidding, meaning you can easily place a bid from the comfort of your home through Christie’s LIVE™, or alternatively by telephone. In 2019, over half of all bids placed were online, and for live auctions, telephone bids made up 41 per cent of winning bids versus 18 per cent within the saleroom — so you’re in good company.