Geneva – The international autumn watch season was officially launched in Dubai on 19 October, when Christie’s Important Watches auction achieved the highest result for any watch auction held in the Middle East. Furthermore, Dubai was the first destination to offer Part I of the Nautilus 40 auction sections, setting a new word auction record for a Nautilus ref. 3700/1 in steel with personalized dial, as well as a very strong start into the anniversary sale, selling 100%. Christie’s Geneva is looking forward welcoming the watch world as of 11 November when the public viewing of 326 important, rare, vintage and exceptional watches, including Part II of the Nautilus auction sections will open. 

Please join François Curiel, Chairman Christie’s Asia-Pacific, Rahul Kadakia, International Head of Jewellery, Thomas Perazzi, Head of Christie’s Watch Department and Edwin Vos, Head of Christie’s Wine Sales in Europe at a press event to celebrate 250 years of Magnificent Jewels, Important Watches and Fine Wine Auctions at Christie’s

The top lots of the jewels sale will mark the launch of Boehmer et Bassenge: A new maison de haute joaillerie

Miroir de l'amour by Boehmer et Bassenge

The world’s largest perfect pear-shaped diamond drops ever to be offered at auction. The flawless diamonds of 52.55 and 50.47 carats are estimated between CHF20-30 million and offered without reserve price

The Pink

A fancy vivid pink pear-shaped diamond weighing 9.14 carat and estimated at CHF 16-18 million will lead a section of several important coloured or colourless diamonds

Auction: 15 November

10 out of 40 Nautilus Patek Philippe watches

After the successful Dubai start into the Nautilus celebration sale, Christie’s Geneva will offer the next 10 exceptional pieces launched by Patek Philippe 40 years ago

316 lots of vintage and limited edition watches

A Piece Unique by Audemars Piguet, made in 1960, a Patek Philippe 1954-1982 section, La Stelline by Rolex, made in 1950 and the very rare  Sky Moon Tourbillon Ref 5002P by Patek Philippe are just a few exceptional watches to name..

Auction: 14 November

Finest wines from around the globe

Finest & Rarest Wines, Chartreuse and Madeira, including an exceptional private collection: over 50 lots featuring a private collection, an exceptional chartreuse offering and an exclusive selection of Madeira – mostly from the 19th century and direct from the island

Auction: 11 November