Sale 1026
Signature Cellars London
Online 21 August - 4 September 2014
Additional Charge Details

Additional Charges:
Additional charges, including buyer’s premium, value added, sales or compensating use tax or equivalent tax, any and all shipping expenses, including costs, packing and handling, any loss damage liability fees, and all other applicable charges will apply. In addition to the hammer price (final bid price) of each lot, the winning bidder will be responsible for a buyer's premium for each lot of wine sold. The buyer’s premium is equal to 17.5% (seventeen and one-half percent) of the hammer price of each lot. Valued Added Tax or any other applicable taxes will be collected before the lot can be released. It is the buyer’s responsibility to ascertain and pay all taxes due. For international buyers, the terms of sale are Delivered Duty Unpaid (DDU) and duty and sales tax will be the sole responsibility of the buyer to be paid prior to shipment and/or delivery. The winning bidder will also be responsible for any and all shipping or delivery expenses, including costs of packing, handling and loss damage liability. Christie’s will to provide loss damage liability for purchased lots when arrangements are made for such lots to be shipped to the winner bidder. Christie’s will charge 1% of the purchase price, and such charge will cover only loss, theft, damage or breakage, and not any other changes to the wines during shipment.

Collection and Delivery:

All wines are held at EHD London No. 1 Bond facilities in Sunbury, UK. EHD/Christie’s will store those purchased wines that are paid for in full by September 8, 2014, free of charge until either the relevant deadline for shipment, at which time purchases will be either be shipped or collected at your expense and pursuant to the instructions you provided at time of payment. Payment for your purchase, including any applicable charges for shipping, and a provision of your final shipping destination, must be submitted to Christie’s by the payment deadline to qualify for this extended free-of-charge storage.

If such shipments can be facilitated, purchases will be shipped to the address you provide at check-out. Purchases cannot be delivered to P.O. boxes. No deliveries will take place during the weekend.

All collections must be by appointment made in advance and no collections are permitted during the weekend or after business hours. When applicable, collection can take place between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. (GMT). To schedule your collection contact only after payment for your purchases has been processed. A notification will be sent to the email address provided at registration confirming successful payment and with further instructions to schedule your collection.

Any wines collected, delivered or shipped to you or your agent must be received and signed for by an adult who is of legal age in compliance with local laws.

Any lots not arranged for shipment or collection by September 8, 2014 will be stored at Christie’s dedicated warehouse or, at our discretion, at any other place of storage, at a cost of £10 plus VAT per case or part case per calendar month. If the lot remains for more than 6 months without prior arrangements, we reserve the right to resell the lot on such terms as we shall think fit and to deduct from the net proceeds of sale charges for removal, storage, handling, and any other costs incurred, together with all other amounts due to Christie’s.

For any post-sale inquiries, contact Christie’s Client Services at

Limitation on Shipment:
The shipment and importation of wine is subject to limitations and restrictions imposed by various states and countries. Various jurisdictions – both within and outside of the United Kingdom – may prohibit the importation or limit the quantity of wine that may be shipped into other jurisdictions. It is the sole responsibility of the buyer to determine before bidding at auction whether wines can be shipped into any state or jurisdiction or be legally exported from the United Kingdom or imported into any foreign country and the legal obligation or responsibility to obtain any required permits or license on behalf of the buyer prior to shipment. It is the buyer’s responsibility to abide by any customs regulations and required declarations for international shipments.

Payment Information

Payment Instructions:
Full payment must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. (GMT) on September 8th, 2014. Payment must be made by credit card. We will accept credit cards with a Mastercard, Visa, American Express or China Union Pay (if the China Union Pay credit card has a Visa or Mastercard logo), please note however that Christie’s is unable to accept gift cards with one of the above logos. Other methods of payment will not be accepted. Christie’s will only accept payment from the registered bidder – individual or entity. If you registered and bid as an entity in accordance with the Conditions of Sale and Terms of Use, the entity will need to pay for any purchases via a credit card issued to the entity account.

If the buyer fails to make payment in full, cleared funds by the payment deadline, Christie’s will be entitled in our absolute discretion to exercise one or more of the following rights or remedies (in addition to asserting any other rights or remedies available to us by law):
(a) To charge interest at such rate as Christie’s shall reasonably decide;
(b) to hold the defaulting buyer liable for the total amount due and to commence legal proceedings for its recovery together with interest, legal fees and costs to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law;
(c) to cancel the sale;
(d) to resell the property publicly or privately on such terms as we shall think fit;
(e) to set off against any amounts which we, or Christie’s International plc, or to any of its affiliates, subsidiaries or parent companies worldwide, may owe the buyer in any other transactions, the outstanding amount remaining unpaid by the buyer in respect of different transactions; and/or
(f) to reject at any future auction any bids made by or on behalf of the buyer or to obtain a deposit from the buyer before accepting any bids.
(g) To exercise all the rights and remedies of a person holding security over any property in Christie’s possession owned by the buyer, whether by way of pledge, security interest or in any other way, to the fullest extent permitted by the law of the place where such property is located. The buyer will be deemed to have granted such security to Christie’s and Christie’s may retain such property as collateral security for such buyer's obligations to Christie’s; and/or
(h) To take such other action as Christie’s deems necessary or appropriate.

Conditions of Sale
This lot is offered by Christie Manson & Woods Ltd