What’s worth doing this month.
Les Grandes Marques Du Monde Au Grand Palais 9 Feb
This auction, organised by Bonhams, will be held at the Grand Palais in Paris. Car enthusiasts will delight in the selection of classic automobiles available for auction, such as a 1939 Maybach SW38, which is expected to fetch between S$1.1 million (RM3.4 million) and S$1.4 million. www.bonhams.com
Vienna Opera Ball 23 Feb
One hundred and fifty young couples are set to make their debut at this glamorous gala event, held at Wiener Staatsoper (the Vienna State Opera). Opera and ballet stars, the orchestra of Wiener Staatsoper and the Vienna State Ballet will also contribute to the opening.
Longines Masters Of Hong Kong 10 to 12 Feb
Experience world- class showjumping competitions and a host of social events at this presentation, which takes place at Asia-world Expo. Visitors will also have the opportunity to meet world- class show-jumpers and get an insight into the world of equestrian sport.
Sotheby’s Fine Jewels New York 1 Feb
The first Sotheby’s jewellery sale of the year features exquisite and iconic designs from the Lichtblau collection, the collection of the late philanthropist Marjorie S Fisher, and the estate of the late American businesswoman and philanthropist Lillian Vernon.