Sotheby’s is thrilled to offer an outstanding selection of vintage and modern timepieces in our upcoming 7 June Important Watches auction in New York. This season, timepieces from esteemed private collections boast refinement in provenance, rarity, and value. Prominent modern wristwatches from Patek Philippe, A. Lange & Söhne, Greubel Forsey, and more are highlighted by their technical precision, grand complications, and powerful presence. The cover lot is an important and rare minute repeating, perpetual calendar, tourbillon wristwatch with retrograde date and moon phases. A modern horological marvel, the Reference 5016 exemplifies Patek Philippe’s engineering excellence.
A full breadth of superior examples from every category and brand are on offer, including attractively priced vintage chronograph wristwatches, a comprehensive collection of lady’s timepieces, and spectacular tourbillon wristwatches from over ten leading brands.