Christie's Yves Klein Proposal for Sale book

Book design for Christie's Proposals

Christie's is a world-leading art and luxury business. Renowned and trusted for its live and online auctions, as well as its bespoke private sales.

LEAD IMAGE Book cover design for CHRISTIE'S Proposals YVES KLEIN art book.

Christie's proposals department produces beautifully designed, high-quality proposals to convince clients to sell their works of art with them. Proposals were designed for the sale of artworks by Peter Doug, Jeff Koons, John Constable and a number of other high-profile artists.

This project entailed using innovative papers, cover materials and print processes to create persuasive and beautiful books that would secure crucial business for Christie’s. Using HP Indigo special inks and spot colours on to beautiful environmentally friendly embossed stock. Adding luxury with Fedrigoni Siro Pearl papers. Elevating the look and feel of a book by using ribbons, linen and foil blocking.

Using beautiful European papers from Fedrigoni and GF Smith for the production of these bespoke books.


HP Indigo Printing uses innovative technology to produce results comparable to that of offset printing. CMYK, white and special inks are printed on to either sheet-fed or roll-fed paper.