Experts from Sotheby’s Jewellery, Watches and Wine departments will be giving a series of talks at the RM Battersea exhibition of classic cars on 6 and 7 September – and you’re invited to join them.
The talks are being held ahead of the auction of a number of outstanding vehicles including a 1956 Austin Princess, once owned by John Lennon, and one of the rarest Aston Martin road cars, the 1963 Aston Martin DB4 Series V Convertible.
SAPPHIRE AND RUBY CUFFLINKS FROM LONDON FINE JEWELS SALE ON 21ST SEPTEMBER. ESTIMATE £2,000-3,000. ILLUSTRATED IN 1990 FERRARI F40.
**UPDATE - NEW TALK JUST ADDED**: On the afternoon of 7 September, Robb Report and RM Sotheby’s presents acclaimed critic, author, curator and Robb Report’s contributing design editor Stephen Bayley, who will be in conversation with Vice President of RM Auctions, Alain Squindo, to discuss the world of design through the motor car – with particular attention to some of the cars available at auction - BOOK FREE TICKETS TO STEPHEN BAYLEY TALK
On Tuesday 6 September (4:45 PM) and Wednesday 7 September (12:00 PM), Sotheby's watch specialist Benoit Colson will showcase exquisite timepieces from the upcoming Important Watches auction. After the talk on 6 September you will be invited to stay for the cocktail reception from 6–9pm and on 7 September we invite you to stay for the Classic Car auction that commences at 5:00PM – BOOK FREE TICKETS TO THIS EVENT
1940S MAUBOUSSIN LADY’S SAPPHIRE VANITY CASE, BULGARI FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND RING AND VAN CLEEF ARPELS ROCK CRYSTAL BRACELET FROM LONDON FINE JEWELS SALE. ILLUSTRATED IN FRONT OF JAMES MASON’S 1965 MERCEDES-BENZ 300 SE.
Jewellery specialists Jessica Wyndham and Justin Roberts will also be at the event discussing exquisite jewellery highlights from the upcoming Fine Jewels auction. Join Jessica at either 12:30 PM or 5:30 PM on Tuesday 6 September and Justin at 12:45 PM and 2:30 PM on Wednesday 7 September. Once again, after the talk on 6 September you will be invited to stay for the cocktail reception from 6–9pm and on 7 September we invite you to stay for the auction - BOOK FREE TICKETS TO THIS EVENT
Finally, Sotheby's Wine specialist Caroline Shepherd will be hosting a wine tasting event and talk with four wines hand-picked by Sotheby’s to fuel the debate! Join her at 4:30 PM on Tuesday 6 September and stay for the cocktail reception from 6–9pm – BUY £35 TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT