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Christie's auction house

Christie's auction house

Christie's auction house is the leader of the world’s art market with offices in more than 32 countries all over the world, including London, Moscow, New York, Paris, Geneva, Milan, Amsterdam, Zurich, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Mumbai.

The oldest auction house in the world, it started selling painting, furniture, jewelry and rare wines in 1766. In the same year, on Dec. 5 in London James Christie conducted his first sale.

Since then Christie’s auction house has significantly strengthened its positions, acquiring the status of number one auction house in the world, offering lots in more than 80 different categories, including fine arts, decorative arts, jewelry, rare wines and antiques.

Christie's auction house has been operating in Russia since 1997. During these years the auction house conducted over 20 pre-auction sales and acquired hundreds of loyal customers. 
Year of foundation
James Christie
Amsterdam/Dubai/Geneva/Hong Kong/London/Milan/Mumbai/ New York/Paris/Shanghai/ Zurich

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