Brand: Jaquet Droz

Six Sensational Bird Watches (slideshow)

The Jaquet-Droz Bird Repeater watch features hand painted and sculptured automaton birds that feed their young when the repeater strikes.

By Roberta Naas
There are a host of wonderful trends in luxury watchmaking today, with some focusing on the technical side and others focusing on the aesthetic side. Additionally, there are some that bring these two realms together in artful majesty — offering artistic, technically advanced masterpieces on the wrist. Often those masterpieces emulate nature — flora, READ MORE

The Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde And The Béjart Ballet Lausanne

The Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde And The Béjart Ballet Lausanne

By Victoria Townsend

The House of Jaquet Droz knows as much about traveling and the performing arts as it does about timekeeping. It was back in 1758 that Pierre Jaquet-Droz and his son Henri-Louis presented their clocks to the Spanish Royal Court, and in 1773 their humanoid automata, first in La-Chaux-de-Fonds and then to all the Royal Courts of Europe, capturing attention and admiration with creations noted as much for their beauty and charm as their exceptional mechanical qualities… READ MORE

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