STRONG SELECTION OF BURGUNDY
Leads Bonhams February Wine Sale In London


Fine and Rare Wines
21 Feb 2019
London, New Bond Street

Bonhams opening wine sale of 2019 features a strong selection of both red and white Burgundy.

Henri Jayer's Vosne-Romanée Cros-Parantoux is particular well represented with:

• a magnum of 1993 (£12,000-14,000)
• three bottles of 1995 (£8,000-9,000 each)
• three bottles of 1993 (£6,000-7,000 each)
• a single bottle of 1990 (£7,000-8,000).

Among the white Burgundies are three magnums of Etienne Sauzet Montrachet 2005 estimated at £2,500-2,800 (single lot).

Other highlights include:

• Three vintages of Pétrus: 1961 (£15,000-20,000, three bottles); 1971 (£11,000-12,000, eight bottles), and 1982 (£25,000-35,000, nine bottles)
• One dozen Château Pichon Longueville-Baron 1961 (£3,500-4,000)
• Two case lots of Château Haut-Brion 2010 (£5,500-6,500 per case)
• Five vintages of Screaming Eagle e.g. single bottles of 1999 and 2004 (£1,400-1,600)
• Ten vintages of Kracher Trockenbeerenauslese Collections e.g. 13 half bottles of 1998 (£450-550)
• A bottle of Tokaji Eszencia 1889 (£800-1,000)
• A decanter of 1863 Taylor Single Harvest Very Old Tawny (£1,600-1,700)

Bonhams Senior International Director of Wine, Master of Wine Richard Harvey said: "The first sale of the year combines a strong selection of fine wines from Burgundy and Bordeaux as well as highly regarded sweet wines from Germany and Austria and a wide range of Brunello from leading estates"


NOTES FOR EDITORS

Bonhams, founded in 1793, is one of the world's largest and most renowned auctioneers, offering fine art and antiques, motor cars and jewellery. The main salerooms are in London, New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong, with auctions also held in Knightsbridge, Edinburgh, Paris, San Francisco and Sydney. With a worldwide network of offices and regional representatives in 22 countries, Bonhams offers advice and valuation services in 60 specialist areas. For a full list of forthcoming auctions, plus details of Bonhams specialist departments, please visit bonhams.com.

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