Auction 12.12.2003

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 12.12.2003

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Krug--Vintage 1973

Krug--Vintage 1973 Reims 6 bottles per lot

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Dom Pérignon--Vintage 1973 Level: 1cm below foil (1) Dom Pérignon--Vintage...

Dom Pérignon--Vintage 1973 Level: 1cm below foil (1) Dom Pérignon--Vintage 1983 Level: 1cm below foil, excellent general appearrance (1) Dom Pérignon--Vintage 1985 (1) Nicolas Feuillatte Cuvée Palmes d'Or Brut--Vintage 1985 (1) Dom Pérignon--Vintage 1990 (2) Louis Roederer, Cristal--Vintage 1993 (1

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Salon, Le Mesnil, Brut, Blanc de Blancs--Vintage 1982 Level: bottom neck or...

Salon, Le Mesnil, Brut, Blanc de Blancs--Vintage 1982 Level: bottom neck or better (1) Mumm, Grand Cordon--Vintage 1985 (2) Krug--Vintage 1989 (1) Deutz, Cuvée William Deutz--Vintage 1990 (1) Louis Roederer, Cristal--Vintage 1990 (1) Louis Roederer, Cristal--Vintage 1994 (1) Above 7 bottles per lot

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$550 - US$750

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Perrier Jouèt Belle Epoque Rosé--Vintage 1986 Level: into neck magnum (1...

Perrier Jouèt Belle Epoque Rosé--Vintage 1986 Level: into neck magnum (1) Dom Pérignon--Vintage 1990 magnum (1) Nicolas Feuillatte, Cuvée Palmes d'Or Brut--Vintage 1990 magnum(1) Above 3 magnums per lot

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$350 - US$550

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Laville-Haut-Brion--Vintage 1976

Château Laville-Haut-Brion--Vintage 1976 Talence (Graves), cru classé Levels: very top shoulder 8 bottles per lot

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$350 - US$500

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1949

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1949 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Level: very top shoulder; signs of seepage; amber colored 1 bottle per lot

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château d'Yquem

Château d'Yquem Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé --Vintage 1967 Level: bottom neck (1) --Vintage 1976 Level: bottom neck; torned capsule (1) --Vintage 1986 Level: bottom neck (1) Above 3 bottles per lot

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$1,100 - US$1,500

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1988

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1988 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Both lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 10-11 "...More recently (2000) at Len Evans' 'Imperial Dinner' preceding the '83, very sweet, good flesh and finish. The following year, honeyed depth, fairly powerful, perfect acidity. Last

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$2,200 - US$3,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1988

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1988 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Both lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 10-11 "...More recently (2000) at Len Evans' 'Imperial Dinner' preceding the '83, very sweet, good flesh and finish. The following year, honeyed depth, fairly powerful, perfect acidity. Last

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$2,200 - US$3,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1970

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1970 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: two very top, two top and two upper/top shoulder 6 bottles per lot

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild

Château Lafite-Rothschild Pauillac, 1er cru classé --Vintage 1975 Level: bottom neck or better (1) --Vintage 1976 Level: bottom neck or better (1) --Vintage 1986 (2) --Vintage 1990 magnum (1) Above 1 magnum and 4 bottles per lot

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,400

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé 1 dozen bottles per lot

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$2,400 - US$3,200

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1989

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1989 Pauillac, 1er cru classé "My next and most recent note was made at a dinner party at home. Despite a warm rich mature colour with a tinge of orange at the rim, the wine had a extraordinary attack, a very rich 'entry,' nice weight, good fruit, plenty of tannin

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,600

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1990

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1990 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Parcel: lots 16-17 1 dozen bottles per lot

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,600

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1990

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1990 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Parcel: lots 16-17 1 dozen bottles per lot

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,600

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Lafite-Rothschild

Château Lafite-Rothschild Pauillac, 1er cru classé --Vintage 1986 (7) --Vintage 1990 (5) Above 12 bottles per lot

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$2,400 - US$3,200

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1959

Château Latour--Vintage 1959 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: lot 19 top shoulder with a damp stained label. Lot 20 three bottom neck, two very top and one top shoulder with bin soiled and torn labels 1 magnum per lot

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1959

Château Latour--Vintage 1959 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: lot 19 top shoulder with a damp stained label. Lot 20 three bottom neck, two very top and one top shoulder with bin soiled and torn labels 6 bottles per lot

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1962

Château Latour--Vintage 1962 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: six top, one upper and three upper/top shoulder, one slightly corroded capsule "Latour continues to be one of the great vintages for this chateau. A dense opaque garnet color reveals amber at the edge, as well as an incredible perfume of

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$2,400 - US$3,500

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1982

Château Latour--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: bottom neck or better 3 bottles per lot

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1983

Château Latour--Vintage 1983 Pauillac, 1er cru classé All levels very top shoulder or better Lot 25-27 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 25-27 "...Bouquet well developed. Again suprisingly sweet which, with its flesh and good fruit, masked the tannin and acidity. I added 'the most amazingly

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$1,800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1983

Château Latour--Vintage 1983 Pauillac, 1er cru classé All levels very top shoulder or better Lot 25-27 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 25-27 "...Bouquet well developed. Again suprisingly sweet which, with its flesh and good fruit, masked the tannin and acidity. I added 'the most amazingly

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$1,800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1983

Château Latour--Vintage 1983 Pauillac, 1er cru classé All levels very top shoulder or better Lot 25-27 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 25-27 "...Bouquet well developed. Again suprisingly sweet which, with its flesh and good fruit, masked the tannin and acidity. I added 'the most amazingly

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$1,800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1989

Château Latour--Vintage 1989 Pauillac, 1er cru classé 1 double-magnum per lot

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$650 - US$850

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Latour--Vintage 1990

Château Latour--Vintage 1990 Pauillac, 1er cru classé 1 double-magnum per lot

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$2,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Cháteau Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1959

Cháteau Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1959 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: one into neck, one bottom neck and three very top shoulder "I am always blown away by the 1959 Mouton, one of the greatest Moutons made in the last thirty-five years. Every time I have this wine it is undeniable that Mouton

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Mouton-Rothschild

Château Mouton-Rothschild Pauillac, 1er cru classé --Vintage 1971 Levels: very top shoulder (2) --Vintage 1979 Levels: two very top, two top and three upper shoulder (7) Above 9 bottles per lot

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: nine bottom neck or better, one top shoulder and one very top shoulder 11 bottles per lot

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$4,500 - US$6,000

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1988

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1988 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 33: slight damp stained label Lot 33 in original wooden case "...Yet still youthful looking, with a rich, toasty nose which then reminded me of warm tea and, after an hour,'sodden whole meal biscuits'. Palate full of fruit

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$1,800

Date: 12 Dec 2003

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1989

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1989 Pauillac, 1er cru classé In original wooden case 1 dozen bottles per lot

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$1,600 - US$2,400

Date: 12 Dec 2003