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.
Not shaken but stirred by thoughts of doing good, actor Daniel Craig has auctioned his very special Aston Martin Vanquish. Only 100 of Aston Martin's centenary models were made, and the Bond actor was given the 007th.
The recent Neymar football transfer was emblematic of the obscene games of the ultra-rich. With the record auction of Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi," the art world now has its own symbol, says Torsten Landsberg.