Christie's is the world's leading art business. It has its main headquarters in London on King Street and Rockefeller Plaza in New York.
Christie's was founded in 1766 by James Christie. In 2015 its sales totalled around five billion British Pounds. Here you can find a compilation of all DW content referring to the auction house.
A painting by Pablo Picasso and a sculpture by Alberto Giacometti have set new records at a New York auction house. Experts see no end to rising art prices with wealthy international buyer demand and low interest rates.