An ode to life and perpetual new beginnings, Jaquet Droz unveiled its 2019 Novelties comprising of the most sophisticated Magic Lotus Automaton, two new complications from the Grande Seconde Collection – the Grande Seconde Dual Time and the Grande Seconde Chronograph, as well as several timepieces from the Lady 8 Petite and Petite Heure Minute collections.
Mr. Christian Lattmann, CEO of Jaquet Droz, and the team welcomed watch connoisseurs to an exclusive showcase of the novelties at Keyaki Garden Pavilion, Pan Pacific Singapore. An evening of horological banter ensued as guests immersed themselves in the tranquility of the Zen garden, applauding the pieces of miniature art which masterfully mimic the live koi fish and lotus flower.
Renowned watch photographer also shared tips which enhanced, in photograph, the beauty of the timepieces captured by guests.
“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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