Put animal elements on the dial of the watch, and give the watch a lifelike spirit. These stunning animal motifs can show the graceful watch style, but also the perfect expression of the symbolic meaning. In 2017, at the Basel Watch & Jewellery Show, Jacques Drogh adhered to the brand’s unique black big fire enamel and vivid micro-painting technology to create a sharp contrast and enhance the sense of beauty. PETITE HEURE MINUTE) flamingo watch.
This magical flamingo from the Caribbean is presented on three timepieces to showcase the superb skills of the brand’s artisan masters. The ingenious Petite Heure Minute watch was born in La Chaux-de-Fon, the birthplace of the brand. It blends miniature painting with black big fire enamel, which is an invitation to an exotic journey.
The flamingo seems to be stretching its soft neck, showing the contrast effect vividly. The Great Fire Enamel uses a deep, uniform black tone to accentuate the timeless beauty of these miniatures. This deep and fascinating bottom surface gives the decorative pattern a unique three-dimensional impression, showing the artist’s precise technique of painting with a thin tip.
The 39 mm diameter red gold case is set with 248 brilliant-cut diamonds, adding a splendid brilliance to this magnificent beauty.
The flamingo pattern is accurately portrayed like a photo, lifelike, and seems to be moving. Only 28 pieces of realistic paintings can be issued, with a certificate of authenticity of the art workshop signed by the master craftsman who is responsible for making the models. This Petite Heure Minute model is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement and has a 68-hour power reserve, reminding the world of ingenuity and uniqueness in order to show the magnificent natural wonders.
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