Auctions Usher in Season With Strong Sales
Vintage Bordeaux and Burgundy lead the charge into the fall season
Christie's commemorated Michael Broadbent's 50 years in the wine trade (32 of which he spent as head of the firm's international wine department) with a special fine-wine sale in London. The tribute was rife with fine and rare offerings, many of which were consigned directly by the top estates of Bordeaux and Burgundy in his honor.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 2002.