Following the success of Inside the Orange Box: A Lifetime of Collecting, Christie’s first Handbags and Accessories auction held in Italy, which was 99% sold by lot and attracted a number of new millennial collectors, Christie’s is delighted to present part two of this extraordinary collection. The online sale, Inside the Orange Box: A Lifetime of Collecting, Part II is open for bidding until 6 October 2022, presenting an unparalleled collection of Hermès handbags, accessories, lifestyle objects, textiles, jewellery, watches and more. Assembled over the decades by a passionate connoisseur and patron of Hermès, it is the largest single owner collection of Hermès handbags and lifestyle objects to ever appear at auction. Part two of the sale comprises 266 lots, including over 200 of the most coveted handbags, including limited edition and custom pieces.
Lucile Andreani, Head of Handbags, Christie’s EMEA: “We are delighted to offer the second part of this extraordinary private collection. This second session features a large selection of handbags of various models and exciting colors. The collection comprises a beautiful array of vintage styles and historic designs, alongside recent models and limited edition pieces. The sale also includes a fabulous selection of jewellery, accessories, watches, objects and tableware.”