Recently, the Saxony precision watch brand Lange held a several-day national tour exhibition of new SIHH 2018 at the Shanghai Pu Li Hotel for a few days, and selected several unique new masterpieces to be displayed at the scene: 1815 CHRONOGRAPH, LITTLE LANGE 1, SAXONIA THIN, SAXONIA OUTSIZE DATE and SAXONIA MOON PHASE lead the audience to appreciate the watchmaking culture of Saxony with outstanding watchmaking technology and minimalist design. Lange is the guardian of horological culture passed down from generation to generation. Adhering to the firm belief of ‘Never Stop’, he constantly examines the tried and tested mechanical solutions. From the design to the fine modification of each independent component, he is meticulous and dedicated to perfection .
Time: July 20th-July 25th, 2018
At the same time, from now until August 20th, Lange will create the brand’s exclusive TIME SPACE on the first floor of Shanghai PuLi Hotel. Delicate refreshments will be provided from 3pm to 4pm every day. Guests can learn about it through the brand guide displayed on site Experience the strong watchmaking culture of Saxony.
The much-loved 1815 CHRONOGRAPH is designed for those who are simply pursuing technically flawless chronographs. Two 18K rose gold models with a diameter of 39.5 mm and a black or silver-white dial are added this year. The combination of Arabic numerals, blue steel hands and minute track scales on the train continues the traditional elements of Lange’s pocket watches. 1815 CHRONOGRAPH incorporates excellent chronograph technology, equipped with a column wheel control system, flyback function and pulsometer scale. Its time display accuracy is one-fifth of a second. It is a precision work that combines technology and beauty. . The new 1815 CHRONOGRAPH retails for 391,000 RMB.
LITTLE LANGE 1
LITTLE LANGE 1 is designed for those with slender wrists. It has tried new colors, combining noble colors and materials to create an elegant and charming style. The two styles on display at this time are: white 18K gold with gray dial and 18K rose gold with brown dial, equipped with Lange’s iconic instant jump calendar display and unique UP / DOWN power reserve display. The face is decorated with guilloché pattern, and hand-stitched crocodile leather strap with the same color, to interpret the different feminine beauty of women. The newly launched LITTLE LANGE 1 has a diameter of 36.8 mm and a retail price of 262,000 RMB.
The new SAXONIA THIN is presented in a new attitude, reflecting the principle of ‘less is more’. The dial is made of solid silver, and the thin Venus glass on the surface flashes faintly, projecting a dreamy dark blue tone, just like the stars in the night sky. The refining of this precious finish dates back to Venice in the 17th century. The noble white 18K gold case is only 6.2 millimeters thick and 39 millimeters in diameter. It complements the hand-stitched dark blue alligator leather strap and is more charming. This SAXONIA THIN showcases the pure beauty of the starry sky, with a retail price of 160,000 RMB.
SAXONIA MOON PHASE
The new SAXONIA MOON PHASE features a black dial with an 18K rose gold or white 18K gold case, and is equipped with an automatic movement. It combines two complex devices to attract people: Lange’s iconic large calendar display and highly accurate moon phase display. Among them, the moon phase display with 852 stars has an accuracy of 122.6 years, and is connected to the hour gear, which continues to run like the moon. The large calendar display and the small seconds with moon phase display are located on the vertical central axis. The uniform and balanced visual effects make the overall design more neat and reflect Lange’s ultimate pursuit of aesthetics. The retail price of the new SAXONIA MOON PHASE is 219,000 RMB.
SAXONIA OUTSIZE DATE
The black dial SAXONIA OUTSIZE DATE adheres to the traditional aesthetics, focusing on simple and clear time display. The Lange large calendar display at 12 o’clock and the dial tone are coordinated with each other. The black date dial is matched with white numbers. The SAXONIA OUTSIZE DATE is equipped with a self-winding movement, with a white 18K gold or 18K rose gold case, and a block hour marker with solid 18K gold casting in the same tone, showing the beauty of opposition and harmony. The retail price of the two SAXONIA OUTSIZE DATEs, combining unique design elements and sophisticated technology, is 198,000 RMB.
Over the years, Lange has continuously improved its precision watchmaking technology, and has developed many amazingly complex devices and precision watches with practical functions. At this touring exhibition, several watches specially sold by Lange stores are also shining brilliantly. As an example of Lange’s sophisticated and complex mechanical watches, RICHARD LANGE TOURBILLON ‘Pour le Mérite’ combines two complicated devices that effectively improve the stability and accuracy of the watch: the sesame chain transmission system and the patented stop-second tourbillon. The timepiece is set in minutes and seconds, and is equipped with a chronograph dial with a delicate display for easy and clear reading. The retail price of the RICHARD LANGE TOURBILLON ‘Pour le Mérite’ in white 18K is 1,745,000 yuan.
Equipped with a retrograde week display and a large calendar display, LANGE 1 DAYMATIC is attractive with white 18K gold and elegant dark blue eccentric disk design. The retail price is 330,000 yuan, which is a smart choice for elegant men. This year’s new limited edition of 100 LITTLE LANGE 1 highlights the mysterious and noble temperament of women. The white 18K gold case with a purple guilloché dial is set against a hand-stitched alligator leather strap of the same color. Incomparable, the retail price is 262,000 RMB.
The next stop of Lange’s 2018 SIHH New Works Touring Exhibition will be unveiled in Beijing in late August. Welcome collectors and interested people who love precision watches to enjoy the unique style of Lange’s new works.