5 - 6 February 2014
Place Vauban, Paris, France
1955 JAGUAR D-TYPE SELLS FOR €3,696,000 AS RM'S INAUGURAL PARIS AUCTION GENERATES IN EXCESS OF €17.7 MILLION IN SALES
RM | SOTHEBY'S
RM Auctions is delighted to announce the highly successful results of its debut sale in Paris on 5 February 2014, posting a total sales figure of €17,701,680, with 80 percent of all lots sold.
The star of the night was the truly wonderful 1955 Jaguar D-Type, part of the Harburg Collection, which sold for €3,696,000, establishing a new world record for a D-Type at auction.
Another car from the Harburg Collection, and the second biggest seller of the night, was the awe-inspiring 1982 Porsche 956 Group C Sports-Prototype, chassis 004. It was the focus of much attention during the auction and ultimately resulted in a record price of €2,352,000.