October 5, 2022 marks the 60th anniversary of the James Bond franchise’s debut in theaters and as such Christie’s and EON Productions partnered to present an official two-part charity sale. Spanning 25 Bond films, starting with Sean Connery in Dr. No through Daniel Craig in No Time to Die, unique items from the adventures of silver screen’s most famous spy will be presented through online auctions benefitting 45 charities. The live auction will take place on September 28, 2022, while the pre-sale exhibition will be on view and open to the public in Christie’s public galleries from September 15-28, 2022.
The auction features 25 lots comprising vehicles, watches, costumes and props while the final six lots offered represent each of the six actors who have played Bond: Sir Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Sir Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig. Headlining the sale is a replica DB5 stunt car from No Time To Die, while other cars include 1981 Aston Martin V8 and a prototype Land Rover New Defender.