Simon de Pury Hammered in the Morning, Hammered in the Evening

Following news that Simon de Pury is stepping down today as chairman of Phillips de Pury & Company, a colleague pointed out that this would be a fine time to revisit the auctioneer’s foray into music videos a few years ago. (See below.) Here’s hoping that Mr. de Pury, who’s also moonlighted as a DJ and reality-show star, can now find some more time for his musical endeavors.