Jaquet Droz, Swiss watchmaking tradition in motion

Jaquet Droz, Swiss watchmaking tradition in motion

Well-known Swiss watchmaker which has marked historical past since its basis in 1738, Jaquet Droz nonetheless affords luxurious watches which can be as progressive as they’re aesthetically refined.

It was in 1738 that Pierre Jaquet Droz launched into watchmaking work, producing clocks of extraordinary complexity and already very progressive for the time… which shortly attracted the eye of a rich and demanding clientele. .

Endowed with an infinite artistic spirit, Pierre Jaquet Droz additionally turned identified a couple of a long time later for his unbelievable automatons which seduced the European royal courts, beginning with that of Louis XV. The French monarch was thus conquered by the “Draughtsman”, an automaton who produced the portraits of the king himself, and that of the couple shaped by the Dauphin (future Louis XVI) and his spouse, the well-known Marie-Antoinette…

Subsequently, Jaquet Droz prolonged its technicality, precision and complexity of its mechanisms to observe fashions which have continued to contribute to the model’s fame by way of the centuries.

BIGSECONDEDEADBEAT3In 2012, it additionally launched The Chicken Repeater, an distinctive timepiece that mixes the model’s historical past, know-how and creativeness by way of a three-dimensional dial by which a few titmouses… symbols of the Jura, Pierre Jaquet Droz’s native area.

Right now, lovers of remarkable timepieces are spoiled for alternative: whereas the Grande Seconde, the long-lasting mannequin from Jaquet Droz, is offered because the Grande Seconde SW with a fairly sporty design, the Astrale assortment goals to be extra basic, between uncommon magnificence and phenomenal complexity.

The Petite Heure Minute assortment is aimed toward refined and chic individuals who love timepieces that play on supplies, minerals and the ornamental arts. A intelligent mixture of creativity and know-how! Woman 8 watches proceed on this course, to seduce ladies with glowing valuable stones…

Paris Choose is seduced by Jaquet Droz watches, and particularly by the Ateliers d’artwork assortment, actual jewels that pay homage to portray, engraving and sculpture, paillonnage and even automata… will not imagine your eyes!

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