The Sales Buzz Continues with the November 2017 Auction Calendar

We’re now well into the busiest season for the art market and the big-name auction houses have ramped up proceedings for the penultimate month before Christmas. Although art is the principal focus, there are also some blockbuster dates in the November 2017 auction calendar for luxury cars and watches that are not to be missed for the avid collector.

Borro’s Highlights for November

Sotheby’s Important Watches on November 12th

Sotheby’s are set to host another of their infamous ‘Important Watches’ sales in Geneva, the home of all luxury watches. The lot has an array of classic names such as Pateks, Rolexes and Audemars, but the title for most expensive and potentially the biggest highlight of the auction is the Vacheron Constantin collection. The set features four automatic wristwatches with day, date and engraved miniature mask dials, all produced in 2008. The lot is estimated between 260,000 — 430,000CHF (£201,535-£333,308).

November 2017 Auction calendar

Bonhams Post War and Contemporary Art on November 15th

Bonhams have placed some serious value in their Post War and Contemporary auction in New York with fine art works and sculptures from artists such as Ed Ruscha and Alfred Leslie. However, the lot that looks set to steal the show will be world renowned American artist Andy Warhol’s Puma Invader (Positive), set to fetch between $1,200,000-$1,800,000 (£910,000-£1,400,000) when the hammer drops later this month.

November 2017 Auction calendar
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Historics’ Mercedes-Benz World Sale on November 25th

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Set to take place at the prestigious Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge, England this is surely not to be missed by any classic car enthusiasts and collectors. Specialist classic and sports car auctioneers, Historics, are set to auction off a fleet of 31 cars in total, with production years ranging from 1929 right through to 2010.

It appears that age indicates value in this auction, with the 1929 Bentley 4.5 litre Open Tourer in the Vanden Plas Style estimated to fetch between £750,000-£875,000. This estimate is more than double that of the next most expensive car featured in the lot.

November 2017 Auction calendar
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See the full November 2017 auction calendar below:

AuctionAuction HouseCategoryDateLocationURL (If Available)
Christies Watches OnlineChristie'sJewellery & Watches01/11/2017Online
From Earth to FireSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques01/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/jBnYcu
CHRISTIE'S JEWELS ONLINEChristie'sJewellery & Watches01/11/2017Online
PhotographsPhillipsPhotography02/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/TLRryS
The Library of a European GentlemanSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques02/11/2017London
London to Brighton Run Sale, Veteran Motor Cars and Related AutomobiliaBonhamsLuxury Cars03/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/VMXSed
Rugs SaleSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques07/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/wsd46P
The Library of an English Bibliophile Part VIISotheby'sFine Art and Antiques07/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/u7ykq1
Chinese Ceramics & Works of ArtChristie'sFine Art and Antiques07/11/2017London
ART AS JEWELLERYChristie'sFine Art and Antiques07/11/2017Online
The Misumi Collection of Important Works of Lacquer Art and PaintingsBonhamsFine Art and Antiques08/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/xFZ7Nf
Important Chinese ArtSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques08/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/4b1ELz
EDO TO POST-WAR: 500 YEARS OF JAPANESE ART AND DESIGNChristie'sFine Art and Antiques08/11/2017Online
Fine Chinese ArtBonhamsFine Art and Antiques09/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/es8F1w
Fine Japanese ArtBonhamsFine Art and Antiques09/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/6sMQbQ
STRIPPED BARE: PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE COLLECTION OF THOMAS KOERFERChristie'sPhotography09/11/2017Paris
Importante Collection Européenne de PhotographiesSotheby'sPhotography10/11/2017Parishttps://goo.gl/SNWyBU
PhotographieSotheby'sPhotography10/11/2017Parishttps://goo.gl/Pqh9Yi
PhotographiesChristie'sPhotography10/11/2017Paris
The Bothwell CollectionBonhamsFine Art and Antiques11/11/2017Los Angeleshttps://goo.gl/t5KRVU
Magnificent Wines from the Park B. Smith CollectionSotheby'sFine Wine11/11/2017New Yorkhttps://goo.gl/coE9Tc
ONLY WATCH 2017Christie'sJewellery & Watches11/11/2017Genevahttps://goo.gl/Tqx9Ez
NEC Classic Motor Show Sale 2017SilverstoneLuxury Cars11/11/2017Englandhttps://goo.gl/hM6JTv
Important WatchesSotheby'sJewellery & Watches12/11/2017Genevahttps://goo.gl/jgxLpc
Fine and Rare WinesChristie'sFine Wine12/11/2017Geneva
The Collection of Edwin & Cherie SilverSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques13/11/2017New Yorkhttps://goo.gl/WiWiM4
American ArtSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques13/11/2017New York
Rare WatchesChristie'sJewellery & Watches13/11/2017Geneva
IMPRESSIONIST & MODERN ART EVENING SALEChristie'sJewellery & Watches13/11/2017New York
BEYOND BOUNDARIES: MAGNIFICENT JEWELS FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTIONChristie'sJewellery & Watches13/11/2017Genevahttps://goo.gl/duiFJc
Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural HistorySotheby'sMiscellaneous14/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/FSxpbS
20th Century Art - A Different PerspectiveSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques14/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/1HxXwb
Impressionist & Modern Art Evening SaleSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques14/11/2017New York
MAGNIFICENT JEWELSChristie'sJewellery & Watches14/11/2017Geneva
IMPRESSIONIST AND MODERN ART WORKS ON PAPERChristie'sFine Art and Antiques14/11/2017New York
LaliqueChristie'sFine Art and Antiques14/11/2017London
American Art OnlineChristie'sFine Art and Antiques14/11/2017Online
Fine Glass and British CeramicsBonhamsFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/2MRGvQ
Home and InteriorsBonhamsMiscellaneous15/11/2017Edinburghhttps://goo.gl/r71dho
JewelryBonhamsJewellery & Watches15/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/oSrXkW
Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and PhotographsBonhamsMiscellaneous15/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/fejkvf
The Greek SaleBonhamsFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/9UJpdd
Magnificent Jewels and Noble JewelsSotheby'sJewellery & Watches15/11/2017Geneva
Finest and Rarest WinesSotheby'sFine Wine15/11/2017London
Impressionist & Modern Art Day SaleSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017New York
EUROPEAN FURNITURE, WORKS OF ART & CERAMICSChristie'sFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017London
ENGLISH FURNITURE & WORKS OF ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017London
SILVER & 19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE & WORKS OF ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017London
POST-WAR & CONTEMPORARY ART EVENING SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques15/11/2017London
CHRISTIE'S WATCHES ONLINEChristie'sJewellery & Watches15/11/2017Online
Imperial War Museum DuxfordH&H ClassicsLuxury Cars15/11/2017Cambridgeshirehttps://goo.gl/KwURZd
Contemporary Art Evening AuctionSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques16/11/2017New York
POST-WAR & CONTEMPORARY ART DAY SALE PART IChristie'sFine Art and Antiques16/11/2017New York
POST-WAR & CONTEMPORARY ART DAY SALE PART IIChristie'sFine Art and Antiques16/11/2017New York
Contemporary Art Day AuctionSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques17/11/2017New York
MODERN/BRITISH ART ONLINEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques17/11/2017Online
LATIN AMERICAN ART ONLINEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques17/11/2017Online
HOMMAGE À JEAN ROYÈREChristie'sFine Art and Antiques20/11/2017Paris
DESIGN VENTE DU SOIRChristie'sFine Art and Antiques20/11/2017Paris
ASIAN 20TH CENTURY AND CONTEMPORARY ART ONLINEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques20/11/2017Online
THE EXQUISITE EYE: CHINESE PAINTINGS ONLINEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques20/11/2017Online
Australian Art and Aboriginal ArtBonhamsFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Sydneyhttps://goo.gl/vQ6ked
Watches and WristwatchesBonhamsJewellery & Watches21/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/8GHr5E
British and European ArtBonhamsFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/dN8R8c
Prints and MultiplesBonhamsFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/tXp17v
Contemporary CuratedSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017London
Scottish ArtSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/WjR8xF
European ArtSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017New Yorkhttps://goo.gl/xmp7Ni
Art Treasures of America, the Collection of John F. EulichSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017New Yorkhttps://goo.gl/zFTqzC
Latin America: Modern Art, Part ISotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017New York
AUSTRALIAN ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017London
LATIN AMERICAN ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017New York
AMERICAN ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017New York
COLLECTION VÉRITÉChristie'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Paris
Jacques Grange | CollectionneurSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Parishttps://goo.gl/iDLMuc
Modern & Post-War British ArtSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques21/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/ZLKfgT
Medals, Bonds, Banknotes and CoinsBonhamsFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/khjnnb
Modern British and Irish ArtBonhamsFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/yTzJQq
Latin America: Modern Art, Part IISotheby'sFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017New York
LATIN AMERICAN ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017New York
MODERN BRITISH & IRISH ART EVENING SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017London
ART D'AFRIQUE ET D'OCÉANIEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017Paris
BRITISH IMPRESSIONISM EVENING SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques22/11/2017London
HANDBAGS & ACCESSORIESChristie'sHandbags and More22/11/2017Online
Fine and Rare WinesBonhamsFine Wine23/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/eobEhg
MODERN BRITISH & IRISH ART DAY SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques23/11/2017London
BRITISH IMPRESSIONISM DAY SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques23/11/2017London
Fine and Rare WinesChristie'sFine Wine24/11/2017Hong Kong
ASIAN 20TH CENTURY & CONTEMPORARY ART (EVENING SALE)Christie'sFine Art and Antiques25/11/2017Hong Kong
Mercedes-Benz World 25th November 2017 SaleHistoricsLuxury Cars25/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/YzrGo7
ASIAN 20TH CENTURY ART (DAY SALE)Christie'sFine Art and Antiques26/11/2017Hong Kong
ASIAN CONTEMPORARY ART (DAY SALE)Christie'sFine Art and Antiques26/11/2017Hong Kong
DEAR MONSIEUR MONETChristie'sFine Art and Antiques26/11/2017Hong Kong
RUSSIAN ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques27/11/2017London
CHINESE CONTEMPORARY INKChristie'sFine Art and Antiques27/11/2017Hong Kong
FINE CHINESE CLASSICAL PAINTINGS AND CALLIGRAPHYChristie'sFine Art and Antiques27/11/2017Hong Kong
IMPORTANT WATCHESChristie'sJewellery & Watches27/11/2017Hong Kong
Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of ArtBonhamsFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Hong Konghttps://goo.gl/kTd5wy
AntiquitiesBonhamsFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/MxUNsi
JewelryBonhamsJewellery & Watches28/11/2017Edinburghhttps://goo.gl/ambHrv
Musical ManuscriptsSotheby'sMiscellaneous28/11/2017London
Russian PicturesSotheby'sPhotography28/11/2017London
Russian Works of Art, Fabergé & IconsSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017London
FINE CHINESE MODERN PAINTINGSChristie'sFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Hong Kong
HONG KONG MAGNIFICENT JEWELSChristie'sJewellery & Watches28/11/2017Hong Kong
LIVRES RARES ET MANUSCRITSChristie'sFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Paris
THE EXCEPTIONAL SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Paris
INTERIORSChristie'sFurniture28/11/2017London
WINE ONLINE / LDNChristie'sFine Wine28/11/2017Online
MODERN PRINTSChristie'sFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Online
MODERN PRINTSChristie'sFine Art and Antiques28/11/2017Online
Prints and MultiplesBonhamsFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/5ZaHh2
Antique Arms and ArmorBonhamsFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/ZkTSdx
The Russian SaleBonhamsFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/om99AW
Ancient Sculpture and Works of ArtSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/EYvdvZ
IMPORTANT JEWELSChristie'sJewellery & Watches29/11/2017London
IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ARTChristie'sFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Hong Kong
HANDBAGS & ACCESSORIESChristie'sHandbags and More29/11/2017Hong Kong
LE GOÛT FRANÇAISChristie'sFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Paris
CHRISTIE'S JEWELS ONLINEChristie'sJewellery & Watches29/11/2017Online
MOMA: WOMEN IN PHOTOGRAPHYChristie'sPhotography29/11/2017Online
EINSTEIN: A LIFE IN LETTERS PART IIChristie'sMemorabillia29/11/2017Online
Arte Moderna e ContemporaneaSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques29/11/2017Milanhttps://goo.gl/FX39LG
Modern Sporting GunsBonhamsMiscellaneous30/11/2017Londonhttps://goo.gl/8ryAbD
The Buzhishuzhai Collection of Post Han JadesSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques30/11/2017Hong Kong
THE ART OF CHINA: ONLINE WINTER SALEChristie'sFine Art and Antiques30/11/2017Online
CHRISTIE'S WATCHES ONLINEChristie'sJewellery & Watches30/11/2017Online
Chinese ‎Art Including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family CollectionSotheby'sFine Art and Antiques30/11/2017Hong Kong

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