The Company’s Visit to Christie’s Auction House – 1st July 2015

The Master, Rupert Best

The Master, Rupert Best

Liveryman Andrew Poulter and the Clerk, Lionel French

Liveryman Andrew Poulton and the Clerk, Lionel French

The Clerk, Lionel French, and Christie's archivist, Lynda McLeod

The Clerk, Lionel French, and Christie’s archivist, Lynda McLeod

From l to r: Liveryman Chris Hutchinson and Jan, PM Peter Bartlett, Gloria and PM Derek Tullett, Liveryman David Bartlett

From l to r: Liveryman Chris Hutchinson and Jan, PM Peter Bartlett, Gloria and PM Derek Tullett, Liveryman David Bartlett

The Master's nephew, Auctioneer Tom Best

The Master’s nephew, Auctioneer Tom Best

The Clerk, Lionel French, tries to round up LIverymen and their guests for the walk to The Army and Navy Club for tea

The Clerk, Lionel French, tries to round up Liverymen and their guests for the walk to The Army and Navy Club for tea

Liverymen and their guests gather in the lobby of Christie's before departing for tea

Liverymen and their guests gather in the lobby of Christie’s before departing for tea

The Clerk en route for the Army & Navy Club (The Rag)

The Clerk en route for the Army & Navy Club (The Rag)

The Clerk on "Point Duty", ensuring safe passage to the RaT

The Clerk on “Point Duty”, ensuring safe passage to the Rag

The catalogue of the auction we watched.

The catalogue of the auction we watched.

The previous evening's catalogue

The previous evening’s catalogue