Each watch is like a person with independent characteristics. The dial is the most brand-recognizable. Generally, people who are not very familiar with watches are more likely to choose a watch. They must be to a large extent Seeing the edge, the carving and decoration of the dial have become the finishing touch in the process of making the watch. Speaking of Vacheron Constantin, more people may think of the Malte series. Men prefer simple mechanical watches to meet their needs directly, but women prefer fine taste. Appropriate decoration is not artificial, but further reflects the beauty of connotation. .
The busy pace of life usually makes people have no time to pay attention to the flowers and plants of the natural landscape. Due to different occupations, they may not know much about the art of sculpture or dance. When all this is on your wrist, I believe you will slowly understand Beauty of another world. Below, the Watch House presents you with several watches with artistic characteristics. The Métiersd’Art master series models launched by Vacheron Constantin perfectly reflect the technical essence of the brand in the field of watch decoration art. From enamel painting, jewelry inlaying, movement hollowing to hand-carved parts, the exquisite craftsmanship of the brand’s artisans is revealed everywhere.
Finely embroidered flower
Embroidery is one of China’s outstanding national traditional craftsmanship. Its exquisite craftsmanship and beautiful patterns have long been famous all over the world. Different patterns are drawn with fine embroidery threads thinner than hair. The body, the characters can have a vivid look, the flowers and birds can show a kind of intimacy … interesting, creative. Suzhou embroidery in Suzhou, Hunan embroidery in Sichuan, Shu embroidery in Sichuan, and Guangdong embroidery in Guangdong have their own characteristics and are known as the four famous embroidery in China. Vacheron Constantin once again innovated and applied this wonderful craft to the watch. The masters of gems and carvings paid tribute to China’s tradition of embroidery for thousands of years with amazing skills.
The pattern engraving of this Vacheron Constantin watch is very catering to women’s aesthetic taste. There is a wonderful pen and flower taste, and it only takes a glance to make people remember. As a kind of Chinese aesthetic image, flower itself contains beautiful meaning, symbolizing beauty, harmony and happiness, and the brand embodies the classic expression of Chinese embroidery to the fullest. Outlined with a pink gold filigree process, it is topped with flower-patterned rubies, hematite and garnet. The delicate and elegant gems are cut and carved with gem carving techniques, and are embellished with finely carved gold leaves and flower stamens, which have the same effect as the precious fabrics decorated with silk threads in Chinese embroidery.
The veins and round petals show a great attention to detail, giving this decoration a deep and charming effect. Fine and extraordinary ruby carving is a huge challenge. Each pink opal has been individually cut and ground, and is paved with other opals on the dial. The gemstones are separated by only 0.5mm platinum lines.
‘If there is no inner beauty, any outer beauty is incomplete.’ Victor Hugo’s words are the best interpretation of Métiersd’Art’s ‘FabuleuxOrnements’ series, a carved movement It perfectly matches the decoration on the dial. The 1003 ultra-thin movement equipped with this watch is made of 18K yellow gold with a thickness of only 1.64 millimeters. The gear system is carved into a delicate lace shape using the engraving process, which fully demonstrates Vacheron Constantin’s professional skills in the field of decorative arts. In addition, the movement of the Master of the Series watch also has the Geneva mark, which is not only an affirmation of the quality of the watch, but also a recognition of the brand’s premium quality.
Ballet art dancing on the wrist
Dance may be a body art that shows talents and expresses inner thoughts in the hearts of every girl. It is the art of movement expression of the human body that uses the body as the language of ‘mental communication’ in the three-dimensional space. The peacock dance reveals national customs, modern dance is free and innovative, and ballet is classical and elegant. ‘Ballet’ originated in Italy and flourished in France. The word ‘ballet’ was originally a transliteration of French ‘ballet’, which means ‘jump’ or ‘jump’ dancing’.
On the stage of ballet and opera, the pink ballet shoes on the actress’s feet are so beautiful and elegant, and dancing on the stage with a dreamy dance skirt, reminiscent of this is a noble art. Vacheron Constantin watchmakers once again demonstrated the essence of the high-temperature open flame gray enamel painting art, and re-interpreted classical ballet art through the well-known paintings of French Impressionist painter Edgar Degas.
We can see that the pattern on the dial subtly shows the performers’ every move: the wrinkles of the ballet gown, the lace details on the ballet dress, the smooth texture of the ribbon around the neck, the petal ornaments on the hair, the transparency of the tulle and cotton The texture, softness and skillful dance postures … every detail appeared vividly in front of our eyes. The dancers gliding over the wooden floor stage in the main hall of the theater, leaving a shadow of shadows among the lights and shadows. This picture is full of classic charm and artistic atmosphere. Through the watch to re-interpret the beautiful moments of Paris dancers, it can be seen that this work embodies the infinite patience and hard work of Vacheron Constantin design masters.
Free Flying Hope Pigeon
This exquisite watch showcases many aspects of Vacheron Constantin’s fine arts: gold carving, enamel craftsmanship, gem setting and faceplate carving. It perfectly displays the superb craftsmanship on this unique watch. Its value is not the price but the price. It is the meaning of artistic taste and brand.
On the 18k gold dial, red pigeons are made of translucent enamel and white pigeons are made of milky white enamel. Red and white pigeons fly in space. While conveying the concept of peace and friendship, they stagger the outline of the third pigeon. , The layers are clear and looming; the golden pigeon outlined is engraved by hand, and the body, wings and tail are displayed in three different patterns, which are quite delicate. At 10 o’clock, there is a diamond-studded pigeon, which is quite dazzling, and becomes the finishing touch of the round dial. Its surface is set with 40 brilliant diamonds, weighing 0.08 carats. The watch is paired with a hand-stitched checkered crocodile leather strap, which is soft and delicate, revealing a low profile in luxury.
This Vacheron Constantin master watch series is accurate in timing and beautiful in shape. It not only cleverly arranges the use of space, but also demonstrates the level of Vacheron Constantin in the above four processes. For Vacheron Constantin, contributing to the flourishing development of traditional arts and crafts is not only a promise, but also a responsibility. Vacheron Constantin hopes to support the excellence of traditional arts and crafts by promoting the training and inheritance of professional skills, and to show the importance of traditional arts and crafts in the field of contemporary design by demonstrating the importance of traditional arts and crafts.
Lifelike Flower Temple
‘The Temple of Flowers’ has been published for more than two centuries and has been regarded as a classic bibliography by the academic community. The whole book is printed with 90 editions of color plants, which is an unprecedented book on botany. The exquisite pictures are fascinating and the results are moving. The natural and innocent style of painting and the coordination of harmony make this atlas still have irreplaceable artistic value to this day. Mr. Solten turned his knowledge of plants into science with his interest, but Vacheron Constantin integrated the culture of plants into his watches. Both can be described as the same goal.
White lily (Virgin’slily) is the twentieth figure in Mr. Solten’s ‘Temple of Flowers’, and it is also one of the most popular flower species. It symbolizes purity and virtue. The moving trumpet-shaped white flower always appears in the most beautiful stories, and it is used as an important emblem from the Byzantine Empire to the French royal family. In order to highlight the extraordinary beauty of the lily, Mr. Solten’s atlas deliberately chose a dark background. This masterpiece of the flower temple series of art masters also follows the same contrast design. The flower faceplate combines the skills of a number of master craftsmen, and the vivid work results reproduce the details of the flowers one by one. The delicate stamens are lifelike, and the delicate petals are set against a delicate machine-engraved pattern to make the enamel refract a few real textures, and the details of the flowers are clearly visible.
In addition, each watch has the supreme imprint of Geneva quality, and Vacheron Constantin has always adhered to this imprint and fully catered to the expectations of customers who are increasingly demanding.
The Master of Flowers Ladies’ Watch series, limited edition of 25 pieces. Among them, 20 are bright diamond-shaped bezel-set bezel-set styles, and 5 are rectangular-shaped diamond-set bezel-set styles. Vacheron Constantin’s timepieces are not only tools of timepieces, but also the epitome of contemporary culture and history. Such watches are very valuable and memorable for collectors who love watches.
In summary: Vacheron Constantin’s craftsman is an artist himself. Passing emotions through his works is not only to leave a memory of the brand’s growth process, but also to bring back a wearer’s memory. These works convey time in a unique artistic way, telling different art stories from different places. Here you can not only get accurate timing, but also be influenced by art. The above article presents the artistic design of the brand for everyone, mainly focusing on the pattern design and engraving of the dial. For more information about other technical or parameter aspects of the watch, you can pay attention to other articles of the Watch House. (Picture / text watch home Li Shuai)