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Girard-Perregaux Cat’s Eye Celestial Latest addition to the Cat’s Eye collection, the Cat’s Eye Celestial watch combines a moon phase with an elegant design and a mechanical movement reflecting the finest traditions upheld by the Maison.

The iconic oval Cat’s Eye case embraces the curves of the wrist in order to adorn it like a jewel. Crafted in pink gold and set with 62 brilliant-cut diamonds,…
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Girard-Perregaux Laureato 42mm 2017 sees the birth of a complete Laureato family. The Laureato 42mm is writing a new chapter in the story of casual chic and contemporary Girard-Perregaux watches.

The Laureato was born in the mid-1970s, an era in which the art of design was undergoing profound changes. In watchmaking, for example, an unprecedented demand was becoming ever more…
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Girard-Perregaux Laureato The Girard-Perregaux Laureato is playing up its metallic, angular and mildly retro looks to make a convincing comeback. Portrait of an extended family.

It was a logical move. At the SIHH, less than one year after the launch of the limited edition 41 mm Laureato, Girard-Perregaux unveiled an entire range dedicated to its…
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Triple-axis tourbillons Spin me round, and round, and round A look at three triple-axis tourbillon models, each unique in their design as well as their execution.

Horological snobs will remind you that the tourbillon no longer has any practical use in a wristwatch, since it was designed to compensate for the effects of gravity on the…
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Girard-Perregaux Planetarium Tri-Axial Closely see the Planetarium Tri-Axial model, one of the very few triple-axis tourbillon in the watch industry.

This timepiece defies gravity with the spectacular high speed 3D rotation of its tourbillon, but also with its terrestrial globe making a rotation in 24 hours, offering an intuitive view…
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Girard Perregaux Laureato Skeleton The Skeleton had its world premiere at Les Ambassadeurs in Zurich on 27 April. It is the latest addition to the Laureato collection, which was relaunched at the SIHH.

The Laureato Skeleton was unveiled to the Swiss press by Girard-Perregaux CEO Antonio Calce himself, before he left for a world tour. He described this doubly innovative creation as a…
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Auctions Laurent Picciotto’s personal collection goes on sale in Hong Kong WorldTempus spoke to watch retailer Laurent Picciotto about the sale of his watch collection by Phillips in association with Bacs & Russo in Hong Kong on 30th May 2017.

Are you selling your entire collection?Yes, the 43 watches represent the vast majority of my collection. There are a couple of pieces that I withdrew from the sale on the…
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Girard-Perregaux Antonio Calce at Les Ambassadeurs GP’s CEO has chosen Zurich and Les Ambassadeurs for the world premiere of the latest addition to the Laureato collection. He also takes stock of the company’s position.

Antonio Calce and his team were welcomed with open arms at Les Ambassadeurs in Zurich by CEO Joachim Ziegler, where they talked about the Laureato collection displayed in the Connoisseurs…
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Auctions The Laurent Picciotto Collection of Contemporary Watches Laurent Picciotto Collection of Contemporary Watches will be auctioned by Phillips in association with Bacs & Russo in Hong Kong on 30th May 2017.

A pioneer of contemporary watchmaking, Laurent Picciotto’s unique collection encompasses 43 watches & encounters including masterworks by Richard Mille, Urwerk, De Bethune, MB&F, Girard-Perregaux, Audemars Piguet, Hublot and HYT. An…
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