Christies International

 
 

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Christies InternationalEstablished in 1776, Christie’s holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh’s Portrait of Doctor Gachet for $82,500,000. More recently it raised $13,378,558 for the Rothschild Prayerbook, an extremely rare bible with illuminated manuscripts. This gallery at King Street is open to the public without charge and offers ever-changing exhibitions. There is also a bookshop on the premises.

 

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Green Park Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
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Arlington House Pure Parking
 
3 minutes walk
 
Burlington Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Cavendish London Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £113  38% off
    81 Jermyn Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes from Christies International
    Situated on prestigious Jermyn Street, in the heart of Piccadilly, the 4 star deluxe Cavendish Hotel is perfectly located for London's theatres, shops and arts. It ... More
     
     
     
    St. James's Hotel & Club London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £163  31% off
    7-8 Park Place, SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
    Naming the St James's Hotel 'and Club' is a clever way of letting you know exactly what to expect from this establishment. Tucked away down a ... More
     
     
     
    The Stafford London Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £224  33% off
    St James's Place, SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
    This Mayfair institution is in a 17th-century building hidden down a quiet side street behind The Ritz. Decorated in a smart, traditional style, the mews rooms ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    8 King Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Christies International
    Established in 1776, Christie’s holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh’s Portrait ... More
     
     
     
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    Bond Street Antiques Centre
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    124 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 10 minutes from Christies International
    Internationally renowned for silver and jewellery, vintage watches and object d’art. 25 dealers offer their finds, including N Bloom & Son - a well known specialist ... More
     
     
     
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    Sotheby's
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    34-35 New Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1A | 14 minutes from Christies International
    Founded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' ... More
     
     
     
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    Lock & Co
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
    Founded in 1676, for centuries Lock & Co. has been the place to shop for a top hat if you're off to Ascot. The quaint shop ... More
     
     
     
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    John Lobb
    London > Shopping > Shoes
    9 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
    This historic bootmakers in St James's, set up in 1849, may be steeped in history but it's still the place to go for top quality tailor-made ... More
     
     
     
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    Berry Bros & Rudd
    London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
    3 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
    300-year-old wine emporium. From £5 bottles of Berry’s Good Ordinary Claret to £7000 bottles of Romanée Conti this historic wine emporium has something to suit every palate. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 9 minutes from Christies International
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Opera: The Queen of Spades
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 6th June to 2nd July 2015 - 7pm-9.45pm
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Christies International
    Edward Gardner conducts his final production as music director of the ENO, bowing out with Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades before taking up the music directorship ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Opera: The Pirates of Penzance
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 9th May to 27th June 2015 - Various Times
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Christies International
    One of the most "eye-catching elements" of the ENO's 2014/15 season is Mike Leigh's The Pirates of Penzance. "Leigh's interest in Gilbert and Sullivan is well ...More
     
     
     
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    Criterion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 6 minutes from Christies International
    The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
     
     
     
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    Haymarket Theatre Royal
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Haymarket, SW1Y | 6 minutes from Christies International
    The Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has had ... More
     
     
     
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    Comedy Store
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 6 minutes from Christies International
    The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still succeeds ... More
     
     
     
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    Bowman Sculpture
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    6 Duke Street, SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
    Bowman Sculpture in St James's is a presitgious gallery where art collectors with deep pockets can get their hands on an original Rodin. Specialising in 19th ... More
     
     
     
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    Chris Beetles
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    8-10 Ryder Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
    Gallery owner Chris Beetles has been dealing for 25 years, and for 16 years from this location in the heart of St James's. Specializing in English ... More
     
     
     
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    Fine Art Commissions Ltd
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    7 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y6AL | 1 minute from Christies International
    Portraits, commissioned and otherwise, are a tradition as old as art itself, with representations made of great men and women for posterity from the time of ... More
     
     
     
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    Biblioteka
    London > Restaurants >
    12 St James's Street, SW1A | 1 minute from Christies International
    Restaurateur Leonid Shutov, founder of Bob Bob Ricard, is turning the former Lloyds Bank flagship branch in St James's Street into a 250-seat restaurant, Biblioteka, serving ... More
     
     
     
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    Matsuri St James
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    15 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
    Japanese cuisine. Booking advised. Separate room for parties. ... More
     
     
     
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    Sake No Hana
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    23 St James Street, St James's, St James's, London SW1A | 1 minute from Christies International
    Hong Kong born restaurateur Alan Yau OBE who first came to fame in the UK for his hugely popular Wagamama noodle chain has seen great success ... More
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 14 minutes from Christies International
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    L'Atelier des Chefs
    London > Education > Adult Education
    19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 15 minutes from Christies International
    Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 17 minutes from Christies International
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    Catalyst Health and Fitness Ltd
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
    Catalyst personal trainers are among the best in London. Get fit without doing yourself an injury, lose weight with a specially devised programme or build your ... More
     
     
     
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    So SPA Sofitel St James
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Christies International
    Opened in July 2009, So SPA by Sofitel is a stunning relaxation space - all marble and modern design - housed within the Sofitel St James ... More
     
     
     
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    May Fair Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from Christies International
    The subterranean spa within the luxury May Fair Hotel offers a compact gym, herbal sauna and a good size aromatic steam room as well ... More
     
     
     
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    The Reform Club
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    104 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Christies International
    Located in the heart of London's traditional Clubland in Pall Mall, The Reform Club was founded in 1836 and was membership was initially restricted to those who ... More
     
     
     
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    Waxy O'Connor's
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 7 minutes from Christies International
    Located where it is, Waxy's is fairly predictable. It's busy, it's Irish and it's got a fair smattering of tourists, but it also has that certain ... More
     
     
     
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    Ye Grapes
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from Christies International
    Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
     
     
     
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    Dukes Hotel: Cognac and Cigar Garden
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    35 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
    Famous for its martinis - a favourite with James Bond author Ian Fleming - Dukes Hotel extends its drinking area to include an outdoor Cognac and ... More
     
     
     
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    Fortnum & Mason: 1707 Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 3 minutes from Christies International
    The Fortnum's wine bar has had a makeover as part of the store's refurbishment in 2007, three hundred years after this grand old department store first ... More
     
     
     
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    The Rivoli Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Ritz Hotel, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Christies International
    The Rivoli Bar, an intimate cocktail lounge within the famous Ritz Hotel, re-opened in 2001 after a closure of some twenty years with interiors stylishly updated ... More
     
     
     
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    Spencer House
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    27 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Christies International
    Spencer family's 18th London residence. The ancestral home of Diana, Princess of Wales, the Spencer family hasn’t lived in this, their London residence, since 1926. Following ... More
     
     
     
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    The Ritz Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    150 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Christies International
    World famous luxury hotel, right on Piccadilly, with a roof terrace looking across Green Park. The fine food (particularly the Afternoon Tea) at the Ritz attract ... More
     
     
     
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    Dover Street Restaurant and Bar
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8-10 Dover Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 4 minutes from Christies International
    This long established night spot in Mayfair's Dover Street has been providing Londoners with a sophisticated setting to enjoy food, drink and live entertainment for 30 ... More
     
     
     
     
     

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    Park Lane Group Series
    Concerts | On 27th May 2015 

    St James's Church Piccadilly 3 minutes walk from Christies International

    Violinist Marta Kowalczyk and pianist Somi Kim perform Beethoven's Sonata No 3 In E Flat Op 12 No 3, Penderecki's ...More

    Free Lunchtime Recital: Marta Kowalczyk And Somi Kim
    Concerts | On 27th May 2015 

    St James's Church Piccadilly 3 minutes walk from Christies International

    The violinist and pianist perform Beethoven's Sonata No 3 In E, Penderecki's 3 Miniatures and Schubert's Fantasie In C Major....More

    The 39 Steps
    The 39 Steps
    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015 

    Criterion Theatre 5 minutes walk from Christies International

    Hitchcock's 1935 movie is a masterpiece of sustained adventure, as the hero - framed for murder - becomes both pursuer ...More

     
    Richard Diebenkorn
    Richard Diebenkorn
    Exhibitions | Until 7th June 2015 

    Royal Academy Of Arts at 6 Burlington Gardens 5 minutes walk from Christies International

    A man described by the Washington Post as one of America's "finest abstract painters", Richard Diebenkorn is the subject of ...More

     
    Spiceworld: The Exhibition
    Spiceworld: The Exhibition
    Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

    Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Museum London 6 minutes walk from Christies International

    Take a trip back to the 90s at Spiceworld: The Exhibition, taking place at Ripley's Believe It or Not! London. ...More

     
    Symposium: Dis-identifications: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 27th May 2015 

    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from Christies International

    The role of gender and sexual identifications in art....More

    Sunny Afternoon
    Sunny Afternoon
    Theatre | Until 24th October 2015 

    Harold Pinter Theatre 6 minutes walk from Christies International

    Using music and lyrics by The Kinks' lead singer and songwriter Ray Davies, and a script by award-winning ...More

     
    The Elephant Man
    The Elephant Man
    Theatre | Until 8th August 2015 

    Haymarket Theatre Royal 6 minutes walk from Christies International

    Bradley Cooper reprised his 2012 role of Joseph Merrick in Bernard Pomerance's Tony Award-winning The Elephant Man last year on ...More

     
    Jersey Boys
    Jersey Boys
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Piccadilly Theatre 6 minutes walk from Christies International

    Jersey Boys at the Piccadilly Theatre is the tale of four blue collar boys from the wrong side of the ...More

     
    Matilda The Musical
    Matilda The Musical
    Theatre | Until 29th May 2016 

    Cambridge Theatre 6 minutes walk from Christies International

    The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

     
     
     
     
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