VC does pretty good at the Genva auctions especially the

enamel pieces

For example at Sotheby's on May 11,  the Hommage aux Grandes Explorateurs which was estimated at CHF 25,000 - CHF 35,000 sold for CHF 102,500 (over retail!!)

VC does pretty good at the Genva auctions especially the


Antiquorum on May 12 sold an Audubon Birds of America Lot 26 estimated at CHF 30,000 - CHF 50,000 for CHF 110,500! 

VC does pretty good at the Genva auctions especially the

The Magellan is well worth its price! What a beautiful piece of metal
05/14/2013 - 15:50
I remember the time one of my fellow Loungers and I teamed up to bid on a pair of Grandes Explorateurs offered by an auction house - it eventually didn't work out as we set our bid limit too enthusiastically at a low end. It'd be a totally fun watch to own.
Indeed , VC did very well in the Sotheby's auction for most......
05/15/2013 - 00:41
Of its pieces. The megallen slipped through my wrist :( . Glad to see VC getting the deserved attention.
Indeed , VC did very well in the Sotheby's auction for most......
05/15/2013 - 00:41
Of its pieces. The megallen slipped through my wrist :( . Glad to see VC getting the deserved attention.
The Audubon was a heartbreaker for me (nt)
05/15/2013 - 08:08
nt
Mike, I was cheering for you on this one
05/15/2013 - 17:24
I am sorry to learn that you are not the new owner of that beauty.  This auction brought hearbreak for both of us.  broken heart  Well, we live to bid another day. All the best, Robert
Re: The Audubon was a heartbreaker for me (nt)
05/18/2013 - 14:10
It set a high price.... I do like these Audubon VC's. good to see VC achieving strong demand, but decidedly aggravating when it's a piece you want! Gary
Re: now 0/2 for my attempts to get a 6099
05/16/2013 - 19:11
Foiled again, by a room bidder no less. Would have thought a 32mm men's watch wouldn't be popular at an European auction. Was hesitant to bid too aggressively on the antiquorum sample, the dial had a dodgy repaint job...
Re: VC does pretty good at the Genva auctions especially the
05/17/2013 - 19:52
A friend of mine whom owns three Birds was thrilled ; )