Christie's Hong Kong Auctions will take place from 8-13 July, with preview exhibitions starting on 4 July. Start your summer with the best of art and luxury as we present a series of exciting auctions and inspiring exhibitions that will bring together the world's foremost art collectors and connoisseurs.
Experience extraordinary Asian and Western masterpieces from Modern and Contemporary Art, Chinese Paintings, Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, alongside a covetable selection of Jewellery, Watches, Wine and Handbags through both live and online auctions with new digital elements that will bring our line-up of spectacular works to life.
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.
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4 July – 7 July
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Jewels and Jadeite | Important Watches
Handbags & Accessories | Fine & Rare Wines
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4 July – 8 July
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Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art
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4 July – 10 July
10:30am – 6:00pm
10:30am – 4:30pm (10 July)
Modern and Contemporary Art
ONE: A Global Sale of the 20th Century
Worldwide | 10 July
Launching the first of its kind, Christie’s presents ONE, a global 20th-century art auction spanning four cities in one relay-style format on 10 July. The multi-part, live sale will take place in real time across time zones, moving consecutively through the art world’s major hubs: Hong Kong, Paris, London and New York.
A special preview of selected highlights of Modern and Contemporary Art from our upcoming Hong Kong Auctions, to be offered 10 to 11 July
A special preview of selected highlights of Chinese Paintings from our upcoming Hong Kong auctions, to be offered 8 July
A special preview of selected highlights of Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art from our upcoming Hong Kong auctions, to be offered 9 July
A special preview of selected highlights of Jewellery and Handbags from our upcoming Hong Kong auctions, to be offered 9 to 10 July
A special preview of selected highlights of Watches and Wines from our upcoming Hong Kong Auctions, to be offered 12 to 13 July
A special preview of selected highlights from our upcoming Modern and Contemporary Art Day Sale, to be offered 11 July
Christie’s specialist Evelyn Lin describes Sanyu’s melancholic painting, offered in Hong Kong on 10 July, as emerging from ‘a golden period of creative originality’
Why collectors are in thrall to the extraordinary craftsmanship behind the creation of the ultimate bag — illustrated with examples
10 things to know about his long life and career, from his brilliance as an innovator to his restless, globetrotting lifestyle
Specialist Elizabeth Hammer on why age-old themes, materials and techniques continue to flourish among artists and collectors
Offered in Hong Kong on 10 July, 21.10.63 is one of the largest works in Zao Wou-Ki’s explosive ‘Hurricane’ series — a creative peak in the artist’s career
An expert introduction to the bags created by one of the world’s most famous fashion houses, from the Constance to the Kelly
Why Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai and Utagawa Hiroshige belong in the pantheon of all-time great artists
Marking 50 years since the first Earth Day in 1970, a selection of artworks inspired by our mountains, forests, oceans, deserts, plains, lakes — and icebergs
Offered in the ONE sale on 10 July in New York, Annie epitomises the genre that made the artist one of the most celebrated of his generation
A 360-degree preview of our Hong Kong Auctions 2020, offering Asian and Western masterpieces, Chinese works of art, jewels, watches and more.
Explore “The Titanium and Ruby Collection”, the most valuable single-owner collection of Patek Philippe timepieces ever offered in Asia
Specialist Alexandre Bigler on the unique charms of a collection of 13 Patek Philippe minute repeaters coming to auction in July
Christie’s Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art specialist on a career-defining discovery, life in Hong Kong and ‘handling terrific art every day’
From rubies to emeralds to rare coloured diamonds, including a superb diamond and coloured diamond ring by Moussaieff
Tasting notes from a Christie’s Wine Department dinner showcasing the singular charms of wines spanning three centuries
Why devotees of the Swiss brand never settle for less than the best — illustrated with outstanding examples offered at Christie’s
Expert advice on reign marks, firing flaws, palettes, glazes, the different kilns, and more
WEEKLY VIRTUALS | Inside Look: Modern and Contemporary Art and the Market
A series of free lectures on Modern and Contemporary Art and the market, led by Christie's specialists.
Join us for the first ever virtual edition of Christie's Lates in Hong Kong. Start your summer with the best of art and luxury as we take you on a unique journey across three iconic locations in Central, Hong Kong. From eye-opening experiences to exquisite works of art, beat the heat at the hottest virtual party of the season.
Venue: Streamed via Christie’s social media platforms
Date & Time: 3 July (Friday), 5:30pm
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.
Christie’s WeChat mini-program
Global auctions in the palm of your hand
Take your auction experience to the next level with Christie's WeChat Mini Program. Browse our sales calendar to discover upcoming auctions and get real-time results, learn more about lots through online catalogue, condition reports and editorial stories, create and share your lists of favourites on the go.
To find us, search 'Christie's' or scan the QR code below with the camera in the WeChat application.
The World Is A Sphere: Art from the Faurschou Foundation
Online, 3-16 July 2020
This July, Christie’s is thrilled to present The World Is A Sphere: Art from the Faurschou Foundation, a curated online auction of works from the collection of the Faurschou Foundation. The selection of works is sold to benefit the Foundation’s innovative exhibition programme, which over the past decade has championed rich cross-cultural exchange between East and West. The auction will offer over 50 carefully selected works from the Foundation’s collection. Showcasing iconic Asian Contemporary works by Ai Weiwei, Liu Xiaodong and Yu Hong, the auction will also include an outstanding selection of European and American works by Anselm Kiefer, Georg Baselitz, Per Kirkeby, Robert Rauschenberg and Simone Leigh.