Christie’s Art Symposium

The Art of High Jewellery: Historic and Royal Jewels

Shanghai, 20 September, 2019

Christie’s is delighted to host our second art symposium The Art of High Jewellery: Royal and Historic Jewels, in Shanghai, where Geneva-based jewellery historian Vanessa Cron and Christie’s jewellery specialist Caroline Liang will guide you through the legendary gems that adorned the kings and queens of Europe. Participants will learn to appreciate their artistic qualities, as well as their brilliance and craftsmanship. We shall also discuss the international market and collecting trends of high jewellery. Participants are also invited to join our Shanghai auction cocktail reception for a glamorous evening of art.

Explore the programme

Lecture: Jewels for Kings & Queens

Lecture: Historic Gems

Networking Lunch

Lecture: The Most Important Royal Jewellery Collections

Discussion: High Jewellery - The International Market

Collector Sharing: Ms. Shirley Hou

Event information & tickets

20th September (Friday), 2019

10:00am – 5:00pm

Christie’s Shanghai Art Space
2/F, Ampire Building, No. 97 Yuanmingyuan Road


Fees (per person, inclusive of VAT, symposium materials, letter of attendance, lunch and refreshments)
• Regular - RMB 5,800
• Christie’s Education Alumni - RMB 5,100
• 3 or more - RMB 4,800

Symposium schedule and topics are subject to change.

Enquiries & Registration
+86 (0) 21 6355 1766

Christie’s Education Asia

Your career in the art world starts here

With rich resources from Christie’s, art institutions and universities, we complement our course lectures with market discussions, visits to artists’ studios, private collections, galleries, museums, and auction previews. Our programmes cover extensive and diverse topics, from Asian Contemporary Art and Chinese Works of Art, to Jewellery, Art Law, and Art Business, and are offered in both English and Chinese.