|Hospices de Beaune|
|Salle des Pauvres|
But the main attraction at the Hospices de Beaune is the masterpiece of Rogier van Der Weyden -the polyptych of Last Judgment dating from the 15th century and commissioned by Nicholas Rolin to be displayed in the chapel for patients' edification
|Rogier Van Der Weyden- Last Judgment|
The wine auction this sunday raised 5.7 million euros ( a record from last year 5.3 million euros). Among the wines being auctioned were cuvees from Corton, Pommard, Batard-Montrachet, Echezeaux, Meursault) . The charity piece, 456 liter Meusault Genevieres 1er cru fetched 131,000 euros.
Tags: Beaune, Burgundy wine, Beaune wine auction, Hospices de Beaune.