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Master’s Lifetime Audemars Piguet Complex Watch Book

AUDEMARS PIGUET After 4 years of archival research and writing, finally published the first brand book on the complete history of Audemars Piguet in early May.

Audemars Piguet recently launched the brand’s first book on the complete history of precision watches

From the creation of the world’s first minute repeater in 1892 to the trend of complex function timing devices in the late 1970s, Audemars Piguet produced a total of 550 precision watches, and no two are exactly the same, including: 35 minute repeaters Watches, 188 calendar watches, 307 chronographs, 20 double precision watches (combining calendar and chronograph).

13VZSSQP movement-perpetual calendar works launched by Audemars Piguet from 1948 to 1969

For the first time, the book shares the complete history of Audemars Piguet precision watches, including clear photos of local details, vivid descriptions of cultural backgrounds, historical documents of the first generation, archival pictures, technical specifications, production materials, and so on.

1940s antique chronograph with 13VZA movement

In addition to 550 precision watches, the book also tells the wonderful story of the complication of the trend of complex timing devices during the peak of the quartz crisis in the late 1970s. In the chaotic period of major changes in the entire industry, Audemars Piguet returned to its original intention and focused on precision watches, laying a good foundation for major developments and innovations in the 1980s, 1990s and the 21st century.

Perpetual calendar watch made in the 1950s with 13VZSSQP movement

Since its inception, Audemars Piguet has been committed to expanding the field of innovation of complex function timing devices, while also exhibiting extreme creativity in terms of appearance style and design aesthetics. The reference price of this book is 150 Swiss francs. Interested watch fans can go to watchprint.com for more details.

Audemars Piguet’s Early Questions

Taste Expression Expressing Personality Aftertaste Fashion Luxury Watch

Changed the monotony of traditional gold and leather straps in the past. The rubber straps became the new favorite of luxury watches with colorful beauty and fashion design, winning the attention of major watch brands and Hollywood stars. How to make the watch a taste expression of individuality while enjoying a comfortable and light touch, we will analyze one by one for you.
Black texture
    Workplace executives love simplicity and solidity, delicate texture of pure chocolate, low-key and subtle but break the dullness of black leather.
Chaumet Class One stainless steel watch
Beauty Pink Purple
    It can make the suit vivid, and it can also add a touch of gorgeousness to casual wear. The eye-catching pink and purple always bring distinctive bonuses.

Dior Christal Rubber Purple stainless steel diamond chronograph
Patek Philippe Aquanaut Luce stainless steel and diamond watch
Vibrant Orange
    Just because of the bright orange on the wrist, the dimness of autumn and winter swept away, maximizing your dynamic vitality.

Hublot Big Bang Orange Carat 18K Rose Gold Chronograph
Gucci stainless steel iron-plated PVD watch
Eye-catching pink
    Better than red enchantment, more than purple Mingyan, this mix of sexy, charming and publicity colors, dotted the wrists, lively and fragrant feminine.

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Alinghi Ladycat Women’s Diamond Chronograph
Minimalist pure white
    Pure to extreme white, still the most dazzling of colorful, can be a perfect match with any color, whether you want classic or fashionable will not let you down

Chaumet Class One Vivid Blue stainless steel and diamond watch
Tissot T-Touch Expert stainless steel watch