Category Archives: Art & Design

Christie’s 250th anniversary – Art of the Auction

In 1766, a young Scotsman, James Christie, set up his first permanent sales rooms at 83-84 Pall Mall, London. His first sale held in these rooms included a pair of sheets, two pillowcases, two chamber pots, and four Indian works on glass. In his next sale a bespoke coffin, no longer needed by the recently…
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Passion – unique luxury dreams in wood’

Are you looking for the truly unique with a very distinctive touch for you and your living space? Are you looking for a life size sculpture of the dream body of your loved one to decorate your living room, or do you prefer to relax in a very luxurious bath top - created from the…
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The art of the horse

Equestrian Art across the ages A show to commemorate the zodiac animal 2014 on view at Christie’s Shanghai and Hong Kong offices in late October and November. The Year of the Horse was also celebrated by the leading auction house Christie’s with a special curated exhibition which was on public view in London, Shanghai and…
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