Christies Auction - Did You Know What's For Sale?
Christies Auction is a famous auction house, known for the incredible merchandise that is allowed through their doors. There will be no old cars at this auction. You won't find used clothing. At least there won't be any of these things unless the items are going to be sought by collectors. If that's the case, Christies Auction becomes just the outlet to sell those items. Over the years, there have been some pretty incredible items go through the Christies Auction - ranging from the famous to those items that are known (and sought) only by collectors. Have you ever wondered what happens to those famous props used in the movies? Several years ago, the ruby red slippers worn by Judy Garland in the original Wizard of Oz movie were sold at a Christies Auction. There's no doubt that a movie buff who is an avid collector of movie memorabilia bought those slippers. It makes one wonder if anyone other than Garland has ever clicked her heels together and fervently made the wish, "There's no place like home." If you're s a superhero fan, you may be interested to know that several superhero costumes have also been sold through the Christies Auction, including the Superman costume worn by Christopher Reeves. Several famous cars have also made their way through those doors to become a show piece for collectors. Christies Auction is one auction house where people don't go to find a bargain. Items are carefully chosen for their desirability and only the most elite items make the Christies Auction. Likewise, many people will never find themselves bidding for anything at a Christies Auction. But even if you don't have the cash to bid on these items, looking over the auction events at Christies can be lots of fun. Check out the Christies Auction website at www.christies.com/home_page/home_page.asp. You'll find sister sites for specific items, such as Spanish art.