Christie's is an art business and a fine arts auction house, currently the world's largest and the world?s leading art auction houses. Their global sales total more than $5 billion per year. The Christie?s name stands for top-of-the-line art, impeccable service, and glamour. Christie?s has been conducting auctions since 1766. Christie?s is a name and place that speaks of extraordinary art, unparalleled service and expertise.
Founded in 1766 by James Christie, Christie's conducted the greatest auctions of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, and today remains a popular showcase for the unique and the beautiful. Christie?s offers over 450 sales annually in over 80 categories, including all areas of fine and decorative arts, jewelry, photographs, collectibles, wine, and more. Prices range from $200 to over $80 million.
Christie?s has 53 offices in 32 countries and 10 salerooms around the world including in London, New York, Paris, Geneva, Milan, Amsterdam, Dubai and Hong Kong. Christie's also offers its clients worldwide access to its sales through Christie's LIVE?, its unique, real-time online bidding service.
Submitted: June 26th, 2013
Last Bid Date: June 26th, 2013