28 June 2018

Henri Jayer, The Heritage | The record-breaking auction

,


Julie Carpentier

Par Julie Carpentier

Julie Carpentier’s past is deeply rooted to the Loire valley. She has shown a remarkable understanding of native varietals together with an overall taste for exceptional and unique products…

 

Baghera/wines confirm their European lead on exceptional wine auctions.

Wines from the private cellar of Domaine Henri Jayer reached a record-setting total of

 CHF 34.5 million.

 

 

This historical record sets up a new reference for all rare wine auctions, surpassing all precedent records and making it the biggest wine auction in the world, ever. These unparalleled results confirm Henri Jayer as one of the iconic winemakers of Burgundy, reinforcing his legendary legacy to the world of wine collectors.

Michael Ganne, Executive Director of Baghera/wines: “This historical auction opens a new page in the world of fine wines. The Baghera/wines’ team is delighted that this sale pays this ultimate tribute to the genius of Henri Jayer and will perpetrate his relentless creative spirit. The very last bottles from Henri Jayer’s cellar have thus reached another dimension: eternity maybe?”

This extraordinary auction sets Baghera/wines as the European leading wine auctioneer and confirms their position as a prominent fine wines auction house.

 

 

______

TOP-LOTS

 

lot 160

15 magnum-vertical
Vosne-Romanée Cros-Parantoux
1978 to 2001

CHF 1’164’000

 

lot 135

6 magnums
Vosne-Romanée Cros-Parantoux
1999

CHF 528’000

World record for a case of 6 magnums

lot 93

12 bottles
Vosne-Romanée Cros-Parantoux 1985

CHF 504’000

World record for a case of 12 bottles

Click HERE for detailed results

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer

EnregistrerEnregistrer