Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Dec. 15, 1998

Latest Auction Results

Issue: December 15, 1998


December 15, 1998 Latest Auction Results By Peter D. Meltzer CHRISTIE'S London SALE DATE Oct. 8 GROSS $1.4 million (including the 10 percent buyer's premium) NUMBER OF LOTS 1,179 PERCENT SOLD 82 HIGHLIGHTS A trio of age-old bottles of Château Lafite Rothschild, from 1791, 1811 and 1825, sold for $46,475, $20,499 and $15,802, respectively--all above the high end of their estimates.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 1998.


To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?


Job Opportunity

WineSpectator.com seeks an assistant editor in its New York City office to help develop content for its website, e-mail newsletters, social media platforms and apps. Candidates should have one to three years of journalism experience in a digital environment and be able to handle daily deadlines. Get more details.


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.