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Sotheby's First Los Angeles Sale Garners $1.39 Million

Issue: November 30, 1996


November 30, 1996 Sotheby's First Los Angeles Sale Garners $1.39 Million Sotheby's inaugural wine sale in Los Angeles racked up $1.39 million Oct. 12, with 89 percent sold. There were fewer coats and ties in the audience and a somewhat larger percentage of California wines on the block, but otherwise the differences between this sale and its London and New York counterparts were minimal.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 1996.


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