When talking about the biggest French watchmakers, one can not help but think of Cartier. And rightly so. Not only the tricolor luxury home has contributed to the democratization of the wristwatch, the Santos model , but it has especially designed a multitude of timepieces became cult.Staying true to its DNA and its aesthetic codes, the brand manages to reinvent without distorting.And that is what makes his strength. We propose to discover the most beautiful Cartier watches.
Models combining classicism and modernity
Among the many skills of Cartier, one of the most amazing is his mastery of the skeleton. Each year, the engineers of the brand pushing the boundaries of watchmaking. One of their latest creations, the Rotonde de Cartier Astromystérieux even has something magical. His movement seems suspended in the middle of the case. An illusion made possible through transparent sapphire disk. They are the ones that adjust the time on the watch, linking the movement to the winding crown. This exceptional piece unveiled earlier this year at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva was published in 100 copies and costs a whopping 174,000 euros. The price of the dream somehow … A little less expensive (49 400 euros), the Tank Louis Cartier Skeleton Sapphire is not less attractive.This version of lightness refreshes the image of this iconic timepiece.
In the ehistorylib catalog, there are also less luxurious watches, more suitable for everyday life. Lovers of sports models should thus find happiness in the range Round Cruise, with three elegant timepieces offered less than 5 000, or the all-new Drive collection, unveiled in January at the SIHH 2016. The latter shows the boilerplate par excellence. Inspired by the automotive world, it also shows at ease on the track at the office, accompanied by a nice suit. It can be said of the Key of Cartier , last year’s output, but that figure is already timeless. I must say that as many creations of the French house, it combines classic and modern perfection. But if you prefer to impress, be aware that it also exists in skeleton automatic release .