[Special Report from Watch House Basel] On April 25, 2013, the annual watch industry event Basel International Watch Fair kicked off. The watch house team went to Switzerland. In front of you, we will bring the exhibition report in the first time, and send the new watch pictures of major brands as soon as possible. Here are some of Basel’s new products. I will take a look at Jacques Dro watch. Friends who like Jacques Dro can see it first.
The golden eagle bird hour minute dial-The Petite Heure Minute Relief Seasons watch combines the most unique skills of Jacques Droe craftsman, and reinterprets the tradition as a brand-new beautiful masterpiece.
Birds, especially tits from the Jura region of Switzerland, home to Pierre Jaquet-Dro, have always fascinated Pierre Jaquet-Droz. Since its inception, Jacques Dro, a La Chaux-de-Fonds watch brand, has paid tribute to these light, agile and clear-eyed tits, and has used the most advanced technology at the time to reproduce the plump feathers, bright feathers and birds Mysterious and deep eyes.
Over three centuries, this ingenious craftsmanship has been the essence of Jacques Dro’s creation. These craftsmanship is not just for the simple decoration of the brand, but also aims to make the spirit of the brand more humane. Today, the master craftsmen of the Jacques de Loire Art Workshop also take this creative theme and surpass themselves again to design the golden eagle bird hour and minute dial – Petite Heure Minute Relief Seasons watch, a bright color And three-dimensional timepieces pay tribute to the Elven Bird.
The two tits stood on both sides of the dial with ease, their wings extended. Are they just landing or are they flying? The mysteries of this scene are all carved by hand: the mother-of-pearl dial is carved by hand, and the golden bird is engraved and engraved, and then it is set on the dial, and finally colored together. The micro-painted birds and dial are worthy of the three-dimensional miniature masterpieces created by the master craftsmen of the brand. From the shape of the bird’s wings to the size of the bird’s body, from the outline of the throat to the meticulous combination of yellow and blue bird feathers, everything is exhaustive, making this watch a veritable three-dimensional masterpiece, towards the beauty of nature and the freedom and unrestrained nature of the sparrow. pay tribute. The sapphire crystal mirror surface is specially designed to enhance the stereo visual effect of the scene. When wearing a watch, the whole nature seems to be jumping on the wrist, reminding the world that time passing is the best testimony of reading life.
This watch combines the top craftsmanship of mother-of-pearl with a gold chassis. It comes in two styles: the warm autumn version (red gold) and the cold winter version (white gold), each limited to 88. Pieces. For brand enthusiasts, spring and summer styles are bound to arrive on schedule to complete this gorgeous movement.
The pictures and information collected by the reporting team in front of the Watch House will be uploaded to the special topics in Basel, so stay tuned.
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