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Devoted to Fine Watches


In recent Issues, QP has devoted plenty of space to the resurgence of ambition on British watchmaking and QP58 is no exception as we recount the debut of M [...]


QP Magazine Current Issue #58


The Forties Touch

Monday 05 November 2012

This year saw the much-anticipated re-issue of the Van Cleef & Arpels Pierre Arpels watch, originally designed in 1949.


In stark contrast to the brand's highly decorated automaton timepieces, the subtle, sophisticated design of this ultra-thin watch represents simplicity at its most appealing level.


The minimalist dial is in a pure white honeycomb pattern and set off with thin black and gold Roman numerals and hour baton markers. And as is fitting, such a fine watch deserves only the best of movements, in this case a Piaget manual wind calibre. 


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