Must-See February 2017 Auction Calendar

This February we will see sales that are mainstays in the auction calendar for Sotheby’s and Christies. Borro has picked out the top 3 auctions that you won’t want to miss, with assets worth investing in this year.

RM Sotheby’s Paris: 8th February

RM Sothebys
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The sale is back for the fourth year running at the Place Vauban on 8th February. This year’s expected star of the show is this 1934 Alfa Romeo Tipo P3 which is expected to raise €5 million (£4.34 million). It was only one of three examples originally fitted with Dubonnet independent front suspension.  This sale is one of the top auctions for car collectors so you won’t want to miss it.

Sotheby’s Finest and Rarest Wines: 25th February in London

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Sotheby’s regularly hosts a fine and rare wine auction, selling exceptional wine to the most enthusiastic of collectors. The auction in February 2016 raised £777,580, the top lot being a collection of Romanée-Conti 1976 which raised £14,688. This year the top lot is 1971 La Tache, estimated at £67,562. 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 in London

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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 time last year the auction raised £66,362,004, with this Egon Schiele earning £8,474,916. Which painting is likely to be the top lot this year? All will be revealed on February 28th.

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AuctionAuction HouseVerticalStart DateLocationURL
Jewels OnlineChristiesJewellery & Watches01/02/2017Online
Fine JewelsSotheby'sJewellery & Watches01/02/2017New York
Travel & ExplorationBonhamsFine Art01/02/2017London
Living with ArtChristiesFine Art07/02/2017New York
ParisRM SothebysLuxury Cars08/02/2017Paris
Livres et ManuscriptsSotheby'sFine Art08/02/2017Paris
Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand PalaisBonhamsLuxury Cars09/02/2017Paris
American ArtSotheby'sFine Art14/02/2017Online
Africa NowBonhamsFine Art15/02/2017London
Erotic: Passon & DesireSotheby'sFine Art16/02/2017London
Fine and Rare WinesBonhamsFine Wine16/02/2017London
Contemporary Art OnlineSotheby'sFine Art17/02/2017London
Watches and WristwatchesBonhamsJewellery & Watches21/02/2017London
Finest and Rarest WinesSotheby'sFine Art22/02/2017London
Living with ArtChristiesFine Art08/02/2017New York
Andy Warhol @ Christies Fashion WeekChristiesHandbags and More08/02/2017Online
InteriorsChristiesFine Art21/02/2017Paris
Home and InteriorsBonhamsFine Art22/02/2017Edinbrugh
NOW!Sotheby'sFine Art23/02/2017Paris
Finest and Rarest WinesSotheby'sFine Wine25/02/2017New York
The Elegant HomeBonhamsFine Art27/02/2017London
InteriorsChristiesFine Art22/02/2017London
Picasso Ceramics: OnlineChristiesFine Art24/02/2017Online
Impressionist & Modern Art Evening SaleChristiesFine Art28/02/2017London
The Art of the SurrealChristiesFine Art28/02/2017London
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