It’s Birkin Season at Sotheby’s


Sotheby’s Global Handbags & Accessories department is delighted to present New York's Handbags & Accessories Sale, offering extraordinary examples of the finest craftsmanship from Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Chanel and other iconic fashion houses. This auction will feature a curated selection of handbags in a variety of sizes, materials and colors, as well as accessories to complement any occasion.

The Hermès Birkin was designed by Jane Birkin and Hermès CEO Jean-Louis Dumas in 1984 when the two met on a flight from Paris to London. The Birkin bag remains highly sought after by celebrities and collectors due to its exclusivity and craftsmanship.

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