From December 1st to 2nd, 2017, in the Ming and Qing dynasty mansion surrounded by camphor trees in Yangyun An, several models of German watchmaking model A. Lange & Söhne The new blue-themed work meets Chinese collectors and the media for the first time. A sculptor from the Lange watch factory in the town of Glashütte showed a rare traditional carving technique: Tremblage carving. This precious craft can be found in the Lange HANDWERKSKUNST series, including the latest masterpiece 1815 RATTRAPANTE PERPETUAL CALENDAR HANDWERKSKUNST. The delicate connection between traditional memory and modern life made Lange lock the event to Yang Yun An, a common trait.
The delicate connection between traditional memory and modern life made Lange lock the event to Yang Yun An, a common trait
As the first Shanghai-based resort and the fourth resort in China, Anyun’s epic migration and reconstruction story behind Yangyun Antao has aroused many resonances of Lange, who has also gone through the road of revival. Fifteen years ago, an ancient village in Fuzhou, Jiangxi was in danger of building a reservoir. Dozens of Ming and Qing dynasties and many camphor trees were relocated to Shanghai, 700 kilometers away. Under the protection of the Ming and Qing dwellings, each ancient stone brick was reorganized and assembled, the tenon-and-mortise structure was demolished and rebuilt by experienced carpenters, and professionals re-stretched the plaque on the gate, relying on the superb The craftsmanship recreates the charm of traditional fine woodcarving and stone carvings that have gone through wind and rain. Later, under the master of modern architectural design master Kerry Hill, a peaceful and elegant space in a city was constructed: the camphor forest was peaceful and peaceful, projecting ample light, echoing the interior space using wood, stone and bamboo, traditional Historical culture coexists in harmony with the contemporary living environment. This is precisely the purpose of Yang Lang An’s site selection for this Lange event, to convey to the guests such an intention: to integrate an unusual past into our contemporary life.
Yang Yun An’s ancient exterior wall and LANGE 1 tell the delicate connection between traditional memory and modern life
Looking back on the road of Lange’s revival, only when you really hold a Lange watch and quietly appreciate each of the craftsmanship and design elements, you can find the mirror images of the historical reflections one by one, so you can understand: ancient In such a way that information is integrated into modern life, the humanistic essence of history is calmly extended to the future.
Outside the study room wall, GRAND LANGE 1 MOONPHASE is like the ancient moon
Passing the eternal beauty from historical memory
Yang Yun’s migration and reconstruction have resonated with Lange, who has also gone through the road of revival
1815 UP / DOWN is the year of the birth of the founder of Lange
Founded in 1845, Lange has been quiet for more than 40 years under the shadow of the Second World War’s artillery and the cold war. Walter Lange, the fourth generation member of the Lange family, has gone through hardships and returned to his homeland after the reunification of Germany and Germany , Revival Lange. On October 24, 1994, Lange held a press conference at the Dresden Palace to show the world the first watches of the brand after the rebirth: minimalist and clean contemporary design dials, without exception, equipped with carefully modified by hand And the assembled exclusive movement, through the case back, you can also admire the beautiful flower pattern carvings-just like the amazing pocket watches of the hundreds of years ago in the Dresden Palace Museum. Since then, Germany has finally recovered its time. Today, contemporary Lange has developed 59 Manufacture-manufactured movements, producing only thousands of gold or platinum 950 watches each year, reappearing the brilliant watchmaking tradition of the German state of Saxony and leading the world’s leading watch brands status.
The years gave the camphor tree king in Yangyun Anyu a rich texture, and gave Lange a restrained and heavy historical mark.
The contemporary suite designed by LANGE 1 and architect Kerry Hill is a model for the harmonious coexistence of traditional history and culture and contemporary life.
Standing on the cross-section of any timeline, every Lange watch implies complete information about the past, present, and future: orthodox German watchmaking, contemporary design, and courage to point to the future. And spiritual power. Lange’s legendary revival story can be described as a model of contemporary society, creating a delicate connection between modern life and human civilization, beyond time and space.
Lange borrowed light and shadow to take Yang Yunan’s Ming and Qing ancient houses as the curtain, transcending time and space radiography to reproduce the snowy night on the Semper Opera House on the Elbe River
Lange borrowed light and shadow to support the ancient house of Ming and Qing Dynasties in Yangyun, presenting the tradition of watchmaking in Saxony, Germany, and pursuing the origin of Lange’s design
LANGE 1 DAYMATIC with blue dial
LANGE 1 DAYMATIC and LANGE 1 with blue dial
SAXONIA with blue dial
The Lange works that debuted in China this time are based on the blue theme: In addition to LANGE 1, LANGE 1 DAYMATIC, SAXONIA, SAXONIA AUTOMATIC brings a new combination of elegant dark blue solid silver dial and fine 18K white gold case, There are heavy works 1815 RATTRAPANTE PERPETUAL CALENDAR HANDWERKSKUNST, a perpetual calendar chronograph limited to 20 pieces worldwide.
Precious Tremblage engraving craft can be found in the masterpiece 1815 RATTRAPANTE PERPETUAL CALENDAR HANDWERKSKUNST
This is Lange’s first fusion of enamel art and engraving technology on the dial. Solid white 18K gold becomes the base of blue enamel, and the embossed star contours on it continue the gorgeous shape of the moon phase display; the moon theme is still in the openable protective bottom cover Continuing, the moon goddess is painted on it, and the ancient and mysterious incarnation of the moon goddess is drawn by relief and Tremblage carving. In the artistic movement decoration, you can also watch the star pattern carved by this traditional technique. Only a few experienced and artistically inspired sculptors can be qualified for this kind of free and romantic creation without exquisite and accurate creation. Now reproduced Based on Lange’s modern watch pieces, the parts that combine ancient tradition and exquisite craftsmanship become the unique mark of each watch.