Finest And Rarest Wine from an Important West Coast Collection

Christie's
3 May 2008, Beverly Hills

Date of the auction: 03.05.2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1989

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1989
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1989 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Different importer slip labels "The wine is extremely alcoholic and rich, with a huge nose of smokey, honey-covered coconuts and overripe pineapples and apricots. As with young

Lot #: 559

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
6 magnums per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very sweet

Lot #: 560

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 561

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 562

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 563

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 564

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 565

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 566

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 567

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 568

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 569

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

Date: 3 May 2008

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Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990

Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château d'Yquem--Vintage 1990 Sauternes, 1er grand cru classé Lot 560-564 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 561-564 and 565-570 "An amalgam of my recent notes: limpid yellow-gold; perfect richness and ripeness on the nose; 'classic'; very

Lot #: 570

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

Date: 3 May 2008