Within the subject of Haute Horlogerie, most manufacturers are outlined by a singular and iconic icon. That stated, there are a handful of legendary manufacturers, so wealthy in heritage and historical past that they transcend this “limitation” and turn out to be identified for greater than a timepiece and design. Amongst these manufacturers, Jaeger LeCoultre. Their second model icon – the Grasp Extremely Skinny sequence.
Not like the ultimate icon of Jaeger LeCoultre, the Reverso, which frequently distracts by its mechanism of safety from the brand new rocker dial of nice novelty, the Grasp assortment permits nonetheless the Grande Maison to give attention to the important. For the 2019 SIHH, the enamel Jaeger LeCoultre Grasp in Extremely-Effective Emulsion illustrates the whole lot the Grasp Assortment was meant to be – pure and of nice magnificence.
Extremely recognizable for his or her delicate aesthetic codes, the Grasp Assortment’s Extremely Skinny line continues to ship beautiful roundness and a spotlight to element – this time, a brand new elegant blue hand-enameled blue enamel dial serves because the signature canvas. mesmerizing background to a resplendent date indicator dial with embossed numerals on the grained end and lovely polished moon section. The Grasp Extremely Skinny Moon Enamel showcases nearly 200 years of watchmaking know-how and craftsmanship, outlined right here by the extreme darkish blue enamel reworked not directly by an nearly miraculous guilloche gesture right into a charming dial that captures the ambient lighting and accentuates the results. geometric reduction properly. It could be wandering to say that performing a guilloche job on the brittle layer of translucent blue enamel requires an unparalleled stage of meticulous consideration as a result of ease of breakage. a easy misplaced line or unequal software of stress.
The SIHH 2019 Jaeger LeCoultre Grasp enamel ultra-thin enamel of the SIHH 2019 marks the return of the well-known moon section astronomical complication of the Huge Home with an up to date design: when the moon is full, its disc completely spherical and completely well mannered seems white resting on a stellar background. The sub-composition of the date engraved with sand graining and skinny Arabic Artwork Deco numerals requiring excessive focus for excellent execution is framed by the transcendent complication.
Revealed in a restricted version of 100 copies, the brand new Grasp Enamel Extremely Skinny Moon Enamel proudly expresses the heritage of the Grande Maison with a purist novelty: the refinement of a manufacture that, for over 100 years, has been used as a watchmaker.
The extraordinarily slim 10.04 mm case of the SIHH 2019 Grasp Enamel Grasp conceals the majestic, self-winding Jaeger-LeCoultre 925 caliber with a 70-hour energy reserve and an astronomical moon-phase complication. The Grasp Assortment, impressed by the primary large-scale watch created in 1907, was distilled within the new Grasp Extremely Skinny Enamel, permitting the Grande Maison to succeed in a brand new stage of sophistication.
Costs and specs of restricted version ultra-thin grasp enamel
Motion Manufacture 925 caliber with 70-hour energy reserve
Case 39mm white gold case with 50-meter water resistance
Bracelet (19459014) Leather-based