ohh how I wish this piece would be remade in the Historiques line

What's the inspiration for this watch case?
07/02/2012 - 12:50
Highly unusual.
not sure, I think it was just a period where VC was testing
07/02/2012 - 12:57
different designs
Re: What's the inspiration for this watch case?
07/02/2012 - 16:34
It looks like something Salvador Dali designed but not quite as "melted" from his painting "The Persistence of Memory" JB
reminds me of Gaudi's finesse designs in Barcelona ;0 (nt)
07/02/2012 - 19:00
indecision
or maybe the guys just had a couple of drinks before getting dowm to
07/02/2012 - 19:31
the real work at hand..............
might be the case here, Marko (pun intended ;-) nt
07/02/2012 - 21:40
wink
I think there might have been some Absinthe
07/02/2012 - 22:17
involved in both designs. I must ad that I really like both works and I have never had any worm wood. Still lobbying for my mono-pusher. Hope everyone is cooling off a little. Take care, Tim
Re: What's the inspiration for this watch case?
07/03/2012 - 22:06
May be the first crystal that costs more to manufacture than the case, regardless of metal! ;-) Miki
Alex makes a wish and tries to knock us into shape...
07/02/2012 - 22:55
Oddly enough, a large cognac has changed my perspective. I shall continue on course, with due commitment and dedication, in an attempt to establish some common groundcheeky. It could be along trek but my heart is in the right place!.... Tony (wish me well!)
Was VC ahead of Cartier on these "crash" style designs?
07/03/2012 - 19:09
I'd love to know more of the history of these "deformed" pieces. Bill
I believe that the Cartier Crash watch dates from the 60s !
07/03/2012 - 19:20
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I recall a 1920's Tank that had been twisted....
07/03/2012 - 19:36
but wonder if there were other designs earlier from Cartier. For whatever reason it's a look I associate with Cartier moreso than with VC. Bill
If you have any photos please post, I can find only photos of the
07/04/2012 - 10:42
Crash watch
Re: ohh how I wish this piece would be remade in the Historiques line
07/03/2012 - 19:53
Truly, not my cup of tea!