Patek Philippe Rare Handcrafts 2023 Exhibition in GenevaThe full range of artisanal timepieces on show.
As is now tradition, Patek Philippe is unveiling its Rare Handcrafts collection for the year at its boutique in Geneva alongside Watches & Wonders (W&W) that takes place at the same time. Open to the public from April 1 to 15, Rare Handcrafts 2023 encompasses 67 timepieces – including 22 Dome Clocks and a dozen pocket watches – all decorated with a variety of artisanal techniques ranging from wood marquetry to cloisonné enamel.
Amongst the highlights from the collection is the Calatrava ref. 5189G-001 “1948 Nations Grand Prix” (pictured above), a wristwatch with a cloisonné enamel dial depicting the automobile race that took place in Geneva from 1946 to 1950.
Another is the pocket watch “Leopard” ref. 995/137J-001 that is finished with wood marquetry on its back and champlevé enamel along the case and bow.
In addition to the new launches, the exhibition also has on show a selection of vintage and antique timepieces from the Patek Philippe Museum.
Rare Handcrafts 2023 is open daily to the public from April 1 to 15, except on Sundays.
Patek Philippe Salons
Rue du Rhône 41
Admission is free but registration is required and it can be done on Patek.com.
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