Vine | The Park B. Smith Cellar, Celebrating California
Live Auction: 29 September 2020 • 10:00 AM EDT • New York

Vine | The Park B. Smith Cellar, Celebrating California 29 September 2020 • 10:00 AM EDT • New York

S otheby’s Wine NY is delighted to commence its fall sale series with a celebration of California’s greatest wines from the cellar of internationally recognized wine collector Park B. Smith.

“Park Smith has been a dear friend and mentor for over three decades. ... I have never seen a wine cellar of such exceptional wines and one of such depth and breadth of Park Smith's cellar.”
Robert Parker (August 2017)


California Greats

This momentous sale leads with a comprehensive anthology of Napa’s ultimate cult sensation Sine Qua Non ("SQN"), acquired directly from the winery on release, spanning three decades (1992-2015), across a variety of formats. Following is a myriad of iconic wines from Colgin (1992-2014), Araujo (1991 - 2010), Bryant (1992-2004), Shafer (1992-2003), Joseph Phelps (1993-2004), Château Montelena (1975 - 2003), and Marcassin (2000-2006), alongside selections from Aubert, Peter Michael, and Stony Hill. Among the 885 lots in the sale, 100 lots comprise 99- or 100-point wines.

Sine Qua Non (“SQN”) Highlights

Rare SQN Large-Format Bottles

100-Point Blockbusters

Blockbuster, 100-point wines figure prominently in the sale across over 50+ Lots, comprising 160+ BOTTLES and 95+ MAGNUMS.

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