Jaquet Droz and its partners - Tourbillon boutique in San Francisco on September 26th and L’oro Jewellery in Toronto, Canada on September 28th - collaborated in special evenings of craftsmanship and art appreciation. The guests participated in the unique events to uncover the fascinating mastery behind enamel painting, one of the Jaquet Droz’s signature techniques.
The watch enthusiasts got a chance to work alongside the Jaquet Droz’s Master Painter who came for the events from Switzerland as they painted their own dial featuring the Petite Heure Minute Lion. The guests were then presented with the brand’s novelties and collections all showing the meticulous art and mechanical marvels in two successful evenings.
“Some watches tell time, some tell a story”
The “Effinger” clock dated from 1783 and signed Jaquet-Droz, has been sold at CHF 256,000.-, which is more than three times the starting bid of CHF 70,000.-, during the Koller auction on March the 31st 2022.
Jaquet Droz and designer Shirley Zhang unveiled their joint minute repeater watch, alongside its NFT counterpart, at the inaugural Shanghai Jiahe winter auction. A first for both Jaquet Droz and the Shanghai Jiahe auction house.
Jaquet Droz celebrates Chinese New Year for the first time with six unique pieces that pair together, each one taking an artistic approach to represent the Tiger’s iconic attributes.
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