Fine and Rare Wines

Christie's
13 November 2010, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 13.11.2010

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Le Pin--Vintage 2000

Le Pin--Vintage 2000
6 bottles per lot
Fine and Rare Wines 13 November 2010 Dear Client, Welcome to the day portion of this weekend's festivities. Following Friday night's sale of exceptional wines, we're back with a broader selection of wines for your bidding pleasure. We start, as we often do

Lot #: 200

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$24,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Pétrus--Vintage 1989

Pétrus--Vintage 1989
6 bottles per lot
Pétrus--Vintage 1989 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Levels: bottom neck or better Removed from 12-bottle original wooden case "The '89 Pétrus at a recent tasting was impossibly massive wine. Somewhat closed on the nose, there were suggestions of ripe black fruit

Lot #: 201

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$24,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Latour--Vintage 1955

Château Latour--Vintage 1955
1 dozen bottles per lot
A RARE CASE OF 1955 LATOUR Château Latour--Vintage 1955 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: six top shoulder, six upper shoulder; Mähler-Besse necktags, one lightly corroded capsule, one corroded capsule, three nicked capsules, signs of old seepage

Lot #: 202

Estimate: US$9,000 - US$14,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Latour--Vintage 1982

Château Latour--Vintage 1982
1 magnum per lot
Château Latour--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Level: bottom neck 1 magnum per lot

Lot #: 203

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Latour--Vintage 1990

Château Latour--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Latour--Vintage 1990 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 204 levels: bottom neck or better; one slightly depressed cork, two scuffed labels, lightly wrinkled labels Lot 205 levels: one into neck, two bottom neck, three top shoulder "Perfect! Ripe

Lot #: 204

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Latour--Vintage 1990

Château Latour--Vintage 1990
6 bottles per lot
Château Latour--Vintage 1990 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 204 levels: bottom neck or better; one slightly depressed cork, two scuffed labels, lightly wrinkled labels Lot 205 levels: one into neck, two bottom neck, three top shoulder "Perfect! Ripe red

Lot #: 205

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Latour--Vintage 1998

Château Latour--Vintage 1998
3 magnums per lot
Château Latour--Vintage 1998 Pauillac, 1er cru classé "Still showing a bit of baby fat, with fresh red and black primary fruit character and toasty oak spice, the Latour has hardly evolved at all, yet hints at great complexity to come on the nose. On

Lot #: 206

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,200

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Latour--Vintage 2000

Château Latour--Vintage 2000
5 bottles per lot
Château Latour--Vintage 2000 Pauillac, 1er cru classé "Wow! Great complexity with dark, concentrated plummy fruit and notes of minerals and earth. On the palate the wine is rich and dense, with a firm texture and an impressively long finish. Delicious

Lot #: 207

Estimate: US$3,200 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982
1 impériale per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 208 level: very top shoulder; signs of old seepage, lightly bin soiled label, tissue stained label Lot 209 levels: two bottom neck, two very top shoulder, eight top

Lot #: 208

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 208 level: very top shoulder; signs of old seepage, lightly bin soiled label, tissue stained label Lot 209 levels: two bottom neck, two very top shoulder, eight top

Lot #: 209

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 208 level: very top shoulder; signs of old seepage, lightly bin soiled label, tissue stained label Lot 209 levels: two bottom neck, two very top shoulder, eight top

Lot #: 210

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982
6 bottles per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 208 level: very top shoulder; signs of old seepage, lightly bin soiled label, tissue stained label Lot 209 levels: two bottom neck, two very top shoulder, eight top

Lot #: 211

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,500

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 212 levels: eight bottom neck, four top shoulder; lightly nicked labels Lot 213 levels: eight bottom neck or better, four top shoulder; three signs of old seepage, one

Lot #: 212

Estimate: US$7,500 - US$10,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 212 levels: eight bottom neck, four top shoulder; lightly nicked labels Lot 213 levels: eight bottom neck or better, four top shoulder; three signs of old seepage, one

Lot #: 213

Estimate: US$7,500 - US$10,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
10 bottles per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lot 212 levels: eight bottom neck, four top shoulder; lightly nicked labels Lot 213 levels: eight bottom neck or better, four top shoulder; three signs of old seepage, one

Lot #: 214

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

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1998

Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1998
3 magnums per lot
Château Mouton-Rothschild--Vintage 1998 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Wrinkled capsules 3 magnums per lot

Lot #: 215

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,400

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982

Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982
2 magnums per lot
Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982 Saint-Emilion, 1er grand cru classé (A) Lot 216 levels: bottom neck Lot 217 levels: eleven bottom neck or better, one top shoulder; two signs of old seepage, three nicked capsules Lot 218 levels: bottom neck or

Lot #: 216

Estimate: US$3,200 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982

Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982 Saint-Emilion, 1er grand cru classé (A) Lot 216 levels: bottom neck Lot 217 levels: eleven bottom neck or better, one top shoulder; two signs of old seepage, three nicked capsules Lot 218 levels: bottom

Lot #: 217

Estimate: US$9,000 - US$14,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982

Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982
5 bottles per lot
Château Cheval-Blanc--Vintage 1982 Saint-Emilion, 1er grand cru classé (A) Lot 216 levels: bottom neck Lot 217 levels: eleven bottom neck or better, one top shoulder; two signs of old seepage, three nicked capsules Lot 218 levels: bottom neck or

Lot #: 218

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

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1959

Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1959
2 bottles per lot
Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1959 Pessac-Léognan, 1er cru classé Levels: one 4.5cm, one 5.5cm; one corroded capsule at top, one slight sign of old seepage 2 bottles per lot

Lot #: 219

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

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1982

Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1982
11 bottles per lot
Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1982 Pessac-Léognan, 1er cru classé Levels: six 2.5cm or better, three 3.0cm, two 2.0cm; two signs of seepage, one lightly bin soiled label "... the 1982 revealed a healthy dark ruby color with lightening at the edge

Lot #: 220

Estimate: US$9,500 - US$13,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1989

Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1989
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1989 Pessac-Léognan, 1er cru classé Lot 221 levels: 2.5cm or better; lightly scuffed labels Lot 222 level: 1.0cm "Much more primary than the '85, the '89 Haut Brion showed floral notes and smoky blackberry fruit

Lot #: 221

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1989

Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1989
1 bottle per lot
Château Haut-Brion--Vintage 1989 Pessac-Léognan, 1er cru classé Lot 221 levels: 2.5cm or better; lightly scuffed labels Lot 222 level: 1.0cm "Much more primary than the '85, the '89 Haut Brion showed floral notes and smoky blackberry fruit character

Lot #: 222

Estimate: US$850 - US$1,200

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1982

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1982
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Levels: seven bottom neck, four very top shoulder, one top shoulder; two signs of old seepage, five lightly corroded capsules, tissue wrapped prior to inspection In

Lot #: 223

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
2 dozen half-bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lots 224-228 levels: bottom neck or better Lot 224 tissue stained labels Lots 224-227 in original wooden cases, tissue wrapped prior to inspection Parcel: lots

Lot #: 224

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lots 224-228 levels: bottom neck or better Lot 224 tissue stained labels Lots 224-227 in original wooden cases, tissue wrapped prior to inspection Parcel: lots 225-227

Lot #: 225

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lots 224-228 levels: bottom neck or better Lot 224 tissue stained labels Lots 224-227 in original wooden cases, tissue wrapped prior to inspection Parcel: lots 225-227

Lot #: 226

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lots 224-228 levels: bottom neck or better Lot 224 tissue stained labels Lots 224-227 in original wooden cases, tissue wrapped prior to inspection Parcel: lots 225-227

Lot #: 227

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1986 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Lots 224-228 levels: bottom neck or better Lot 224 tissue stained labels Lots 224-227 in original wooden cases, tissue wrapped prior to inspection Parcel: lots 225-227

Lot #: 228

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010

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Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1996

Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1996
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Lafite-Rothschild--Vintage 1996 Pauillac, 1er cru classé All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 229-231 1 dozen bottles per lot

Lot #: 229

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 Nov 2010