This book gathers the work of the most celebrated independent watchmakers in the world. Thirteen artisans, each a legend in the realm of Haute Horlogerie, tell their stories, describing the traditional working methods and prized watches upon which their reputations have been built. Photographs of the masters in their workshops, along with detailed sketches and images of their watches in all their brillant intricacy, bring their stories to life. Watchmakers also features insightful text from other leading figures of the independent watchmaking world, including Aurel Bacs of the Fondation Haute Horlogerie and Nicholas Foulkes, writer and author of the only authorised biography of Patek Philippe. Cardboard cover with dustjacket.
Edition : 2018