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Consign With Us
Christie’s/Wally's is the auction house of choice for the world's most important collections. Be a part of the record-breaking results by consigning your collection in one of our live and online only auctions. Between Christie’s and Wally’s expertise, we will handle your consignment needs with exemplary service from start to finish. We are now accepting consignments for our exciting Spring 2018 auction. To receive an appraisal, inventory consultation, consign, or make other general auction inquiries please use the form on the page to contact us or call Katherine Levy at 310.475.0606 ext.167.
Wally’s has been a trusted source of fine wine since 1968- this means our long established network reaches deeply to some of the most influential collectors and wine professionals worldwide.
Originally starting out as a neighborhood liquor store in Los Angeles, it is now the city’s premiere wine destination combining an unrivaled selection of wine & spirits, delicious food, and first-class service. Wally’s world-class, hybrid concept includes a fine wine retail store and specialty cheese shop encompassed by an elegant, relaxed restaurant setting.
Wally’s has been a leading expert in the wine world for almost 50 years and a consultant to auction houses for over two decades. Our mission is to provide unparalleled experiences for our clients and transport them to the finest vineyards around the world.
• Over 10,000 auction clients.
• 200k plus client database.
• Our clientele consists of the most prominent influencers
and wine collectors around the world.
• An auction house partner and consultant for over two decades.
- Christie's/Wally's December Live: The Most Exciting Live Auctions of the Year!December 8-9, 2017
Christie’s/Wally’s are thrilled to announce two days of sales as a part of Christie’s Luxury Week in New York City. Two remarkable live auctions are being offered, A Study in Distinction Evening Sale & Finest Wines & Spirits, Featuring an Exceptional Collection and Rarities Direct from the Cellars of Champagne Charles Heidsieck.
The first sale on Friday, December 8th, is a single owner evening auction featuring 260 lots- all superb offerings from the finest, classic European regions. This is a collection of extraordinary depth and quality, with the focus on the greatest wines of Bordeaux and Burgundy. Bordeaux leads the collection with iconic First Growths represented in top vintages- 1982 and 1986 in particular. The collector’s Burgundy is focused on a small number of the premiere Domaines. Domaine de la Romanee-Conti makes up 90% of the Burgundy in this sale with every Grand Cru vineyard featured.
Our single owner sale is followed on Saturday, September 9th by a various owner sale with great breadth of appeal. The sale includes a wide selection of the finest Bordeaux, Burgundy, Italian Wines, and Champagne. To the delight of Champagne lovers across the world, Charles Heidsieck is releasing an extensive collection of rare vintages directly from the oenotheque in Reims. The final mention must go to a memorable offering of Sine Qua Non from three notable American collections.
We look forward to welcoming you to Christie’s sale rooms next week for the most exciting auctions of the year!
Evening Sale: A Study in Distinction Friday, December 8th 6:30PM
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Finest Wines and Spirits: Featuring an Exceptional Collection and Rarities Direct from the Cellars of Champagne Charles Heidsieck
Saturday, December 9th 10:00AM
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Ways to bid:
Absentee, Telephone, LIVE (real time online bidding)
To leave bids of any kind, please contact client services 212-636-2000
- We're Back! Christie’s Auctions With Wally’s Are Thrilled To Announce Their First Joint Sale June 22-23, 2017
Christie’s Auctions with Wally’s are thrilled to announce their first joint sale taking place over two days on Thursday, June 22nd & Friday, June 23rd at the Rockefeller Center in New York City. Christie’s, the international auction house and Wally’s, the Los Angeles wine merchant, are excited to launch their dynamic partnership with two exceptional auctions as part of Luxury Week New York.
The June 22nd auction will feature the finest wines from legendary collector, Staffan Hansson. Finest & Rarest Wines: A Journey Through the Vinkällare of Staffan Hansson displays the passion and dedication of one of the most respected wine collectors in the world. The collection includes the rarest wines from Champagne, Burgundy, Bordeaux, Italy, and California. Offerings include Champagne from Jacques Selosse, Salon, Philipponnat Clos de Goisses, and Krug Clos du Mesnil. Also featured are the finest white and red Burgundies from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, Leroy, Leflaive, Coche-Dury, René Engel. The auction continues with Bordeaux’s greatest Châteaux, Italian icons including Gaja and Masseto, and the rarest California wines- Screaming Eagle, Harlan and Sine Qua Non. Hansson’s collection, spanning over five decades, impresses not only for the labels, but also for his meticulous attention to detail for the wine’s origin and storage.
On Friday, June 23rd Christie’s and Wally’s are pleased to present Finest Wines & Spirits Featuring Historic Cognacs From the Collection of Graycliff Hotel & Restaurant. The legendary cellar and spirits collection at Graycliff, built by Enrico Garzaroli over a half century ago, holds over 200,000 bottles and includes some of the rarest Cognac, Armanac, and Whiskey ever bottled. Also included in the sale are stellar collections from various owners. From mature Bordeaux including 1960 Châteaux Mouton Rothschild and 1955 Châteaux Cheval Blanc to extraordinary burgundy from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, de Vogue, and de Leroy, these important private collections are extremely broad in appeal.
Wally's President and Partner, Christian Navarro commented, "We are thrilled to be in New York City and partnering with Christie’s at Rockefeller Center for the dynamite back-to-back June Auction. We’ve had a strong relationship with Christie’s and the Pinault family for a long time and can provide them with something they were looking for- fresh energy. They can provide us with global recognition.”