The auction will see 128 Patek Philippe models from one owner.
With the goal of one day owning a Patek Philippe, most watch enthusiasts dream of the opportunity to acquire a luxury timepiece from the Swiss watch icon. For some lucky collectors, their watch cases are full of highly sought-after examples that continue to double and triple their retail values on the secondary market. The luxury auction specialists at Christie’s are proud to present The Kairos Collection as part of an upcoming special, featuring 128 exceptional Patek Philippe models. The one-of-a-kind collection highlights both vintage and modern watches acquired over a 35-year span by a private collector that has impeccable taste, a deep appreciation for the highest level of horology, and brand loyalty for Patek Philippe. Each watch included in the collection is in mint condition, if not new, with certificates and all associated model booklets, presentation boxes, and outer packaging.
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As a small taste of what is to come for the upcoming Christie’s Auction, The Kairos Collection includes the Patek Philippe 5532R-012, 5740/1G Tiffany & Co., 5950/1A Chronograph, 53720-010 Split-Seconds Chronograph, and many more pieces that climb into the seven-figure range. Being one of the largest single-hand Patek Philippe collections, the list of rare pieces embodies the evolution of Perpetual Calendar Chronographs, Split- Chronographs, Métier D’art Techniques, Tiffany & Co dual signatures, World Time references and Complications. The Kairos Collection is set to sell during an evening event at Christie’s Rockefeller Center salesrooms in New York City on June 8th. Click on the link below to view some of the incredible Patek Philippe watches featured in the auction event of the year for the watch industry. Check back into duPont REGISTRY daily for more upcoming luxury watch news and releases.