Sixty Years of Bond: How it all began

Six decades ago, a dashing Sean Connery uttered the words, “Bond, James Bond” for the first time, and the rest became celluloid history. 
Ian Fleming and Sean Connery in Jamaica on set of of Dr. No, 1962.

Dr No ushered in one of the world’s great cinematic heroes, and twenty-five films later, and after seven incarnations of Bond himself, even Christie's are celebrating 007’s longevity with an exclusive auction. The two-part charity sale will feature sixty lots, twenty-five of which comprise vehicles—like his iconic Aston Martin cars—watches, costumes, and props from No Time to Die.


September 2022


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