Ulysse Nardin

In commemoration of 300 years of Qing Dynasty painter Lang Shining’s visit to China, Ulysse Nardin, a watch enthusiast who is keen on watch decoration art, especially uses two paintings of Master Lang Shining, ‘Changchun Map-Cherry’ and ‘Jinchun Map’ The theme, launched a master-painted watch, to pay tribute to Qing Dynasty painter Lang Shining.
   People who love watches are usually passionate about art, and people who love art are always fascinated by watches. Athenian Switzerland watches have pushed the watch to the extreme. Athenian watches, which are among the top ten Swiss watches, have been integrating tradition with innovation since 1990. Incorporating enamel and micro-painting technology into the exquisite watchmaking process, the unique homemade dial combines 100-year-old and rare enamel skills and its classic painting style, giving the painted watch series a rare and exquisite status, colorful and delicate. The details of the painting highlight the splendor of the picture, plus the colorful blooming colors and eye-catching workmanship on the dial, making the painting more realistic. The reason why painted watches are so precious is that they are scarce in quantity and complicated by hand-made processes. Nowadays, only a few craft masters can make painted watches.
   ‘Immortal Changchun Illustration-Cherry’ limited to 8 pieces, celebrating the 45th anniversary of Sambo / UN-815 self-winding movement, Swiss Official Astronomical Observatory (COSC) / power reserve about 42 hours / automatic winding movement / hour, Minutes / seconds / diameter 40 mm / dial 18K rose gold dial, acrylic paint micro-painting process / water-resistant crown / water-resistant 50 meters / wear-resistant sapphire crystal glass / leather strap with rose gold pin buckle
   2015 commemorates the 300th anniversary of the Qing Dynasty painter Lang Shining’s visit to China, and the 90th anniversary of the Forbidden City’s grand celebration of the Palace Museum presents the artist’s artistic achievements in the history of Sino-Western cultural exchanges with the “three hundred years of brilliant paintings-Lang Shining”, and a high-end Swiss watch brand ULYSSE NARDIN Swiss Athens watch, with two exquisite classic paintings ‘Immortal Changchun ─ Cherry’ and ‘Jinchun Tu’ in the master-painted watch series, reproduced on the dial.
   Born in Milan, Italy in 1688, he was sent to China by the Holy See in 1714. He is a missionary of the Catholic Church of Jesus and an official painter of the Qing court in China. His paintings include portraits of queens, exotic flowers, rare animals, and important celebrations. After three generations of Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong, he created a new exterior of Chinese and Western courtyard paintings and recorded the figures and scenery of Chinese courts in the Qing Dynasty with his realistic style of painting. Ulysse Nardin, the Swiss watch ‘The Immortal Changchun ─ Cherry’ painted watch, using acrylic paint micro-painting process, while acrylic paint and enamel are a kind of pigment, the effort lies in the micro-painting process, painting and meticulous, Athens watch The master of micro-painting has spent more than 40 hours on the small mother-of-pearl dial to show the painter’s work. The color is rich and colorful, and the layers are clear. With bright and vivid colors and complicated and fine brush strokes, the fine engraving is like a whisper. The birds and the cherry trees in the bright red and delicate colors are limited to 8 pieces.
   ‘Jinchun Picture’ is limited to 8 pieces, celebrating the 45th anniversary of Sambo / UN-815 self-winding movement, certified by the Swiss Official Observatory (COSC) / power reserve approximately 42 hours / hour, minute, second / diameter 40 mm / dial 18K rose gold material, acrylic paint micro-painting process / waterproof crown / water-resistant 50 meters / wear-resistant sapphire crystal glass / see-through case back design, sapphire crystal glass / leather strap with rose gold pin buckle
   The theme pattern of ‘Jinchuntu’ is ‘Flower Carnation and Golden Chicken’, which means ‘the icing on the cake’, and ‘chicken’ and ‘Ji’ are homonymous. The watch is also made with acrylic paint micro-painting process. The delicate micro-painted dial has two golden pheasants, which are vivid in color, set off the surrounding lakes and flowers, and quietly enjoy the vibrant spring scene. Limited edition of 8 pieces.