RM Sotheby’s Paris: 8th February
The RM Sotheby’s sale retuned for its fourth year this month. The top lot sold was this 1934 Alfa Romeo Tipo P3 which sold within its estimate for $4 million. This car is only one for three examples originally fitted with Dubonnet independent from suspension.
Sotheby’s Finest and Rarest Wines: 25th February
Sotheby’s regularly hosts a fine and rare wine auction, selling exceptional wine to the most enthusiastic of collectors. This auction raised $3.3 million in total and the top lot was a 1971 La Tache, which sold beyond its estimate at $91,875. The wine market is set to grow, so if you’re looking to invest in wine this auction is the perfect place to start.
Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale: 28th February
This sale is a favorite of Christies, and often has bidders battling it out for the rare works of art that are fresh to the market. This year the auction raised $116 million and the top lot was this ‘Te Fare’ by Paul Gauguin which realized a price of $24.7 million.