In this article we focus on Phillips’ first major US watch auction, which lines up models from the 20th century that set a certain trend, or stood out with their character or with their extreme rarity. Let me show you a few “Winning Icons” I found particularly moving.
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This autumn the Winning Icons auction of Phillips will offer the one and only Rolex “Paul Newman” Cosmograph Daytona owned and worn by Paul Newman himself. We saw it in Geneva.
Phillips in Association with the team of Bacs & Russo announced its first Horological Art Exhibition, entitled “Contemporary Watch Portraits by Fabio Santinelli” and with the automatic Rolex Daytona in the centre.
This May two outstanding Rolex Ref. 6062 achieved world record prices at Phillips Geneva Watch Auction – Five.
Rolex surprised us with the long neglected moon-phase complication in the Cellini line, celebrated the 50th birthday of the Sea-Dweller and added new variations to other Oyster Perpetual models too.
Phillips Watches’ Geneva Watch Auction: Four is coming up 12-13 November and fantastic pieces hide in the shadow of the highlights. We went to Phillips’ headquarter in London to preview them.