Month: January 2019

Cartier Recreates The Classic Legend, The New Watch Will Be Launched Worldwide

As a model of the 20th century, Cartier Tank is synonymous with extreme elegance, and in the 21st century, it will become more active by maintaining its extraordinary style. On June 22, 2012, the new Tank Anglaise watch was launched on the global market, creating a ‘Never Stop Tank’-a new legend of the Tank watch that never stops.
   A design that transcends the era and continues a century-long legend. Once the Cartier Tank watch came out, its avant-garde style broke the rules of the round dial and opened a new era of square watches. Since the birth of the first Tank watch in 1917, the Tank family has the same bloodline and new works have emerged. With the continuous creative passion and persistence, it has written a brilliant chapter in the history of Cartier watchmaking and even world watchmaking.
Tank Anglaise watch, large model, 18K white gold, Cartier 1904 MC workshop automatic mechanical movement
Tank Anglaise watch, medium jewellery model, 18K white gold, diamonds
    Cartier’s inspiration has always been at the forefront of the spirit of the times, and has constantly given Tank watches a new look. Following the great success of the Tank Américaine and Tank Française watches, Cartier hopes to lead the third peak in its history with a new Tank watch-the Tank Anglaise watch. This watch is also a tribute to Cartier’s three temples (Cartier boutiques in Paris, New York and London), and together with the Tank Américaine and Tank Française watches form a perfect trilogy. The uniqueness of this new work is that in addition to the perfect harmony between the bracelet, the vertical lugs and the link itself, the crown is hidden in the hollow vertical lugs, revealing only the inlaid gemstones, which makes Tank Anglaise from Tank Stand out from the family.
Tank Anglaise watch, small jewelry model, 18K rose gold
    The new Tank Anglaise watches are available in three sizes for men and women. They are available in white gold, yellow gold and rose gold. The case and bracelet convey a wonderful and soft atmosphere, which is justified. It reflects the strict aesthetic requirements and integrated design philosophy of Louis Cartier. In addition, Tank Anglaise’s large model is especially equipped with Cartier’s first self-winding mechanical movement 1904 MC, which can see its mechanical movement through the sapphire crystal transparent case back.
Tank Chinoise watch, Cartier, 1922
Tank Louis Cartier watch, Cartier, 1944
    As the first watch with integrated case and lugs, Tank cleverly blended seemingly contradictory geometries perfectly. Stylized breakthroughs have achieved its legendary status. When the Tank watch came out, at the time of the First World War, Louis Cartier, the soul of the Cartier family, was inspired by the simple and rigid lines of the military tank that was first put on the battlefield. A legendary work. The vertical lugs of the tank track, the smooth case, the strap perfectly inserted between the lugs, and the Roman numerals, minute track and blue steel hands are all the iconic elements of the Tank watch. With Cartier’s bold innovations, the regular squares have been continuously deconstructed and re-interpreted, and the Tank family has become increasingly large. The design concept and concept of each Tank watch has always contained a pioneering spirit that transcends the times, and has therefore become a trend that prevails Classic watch.
Tank Américaine watch, Cartier, 1993
Tank Française watch, Cartier, 1995
    The Tank Chinoise watch, born in 1922, may be the only model inspired by architectural form in the history of horology, inspired by the door lintels of Chinese temples, and the name of the watch came from this. The Tank Louis Cartier watch, also created in 1922, embodies a new style later known as ‘Art Deco’ with soft lines and rounded corners. The Tank Américaine watch launched in 1989 elegantly responds to the new wave of pursuit of large-scale watches, while the Tank Française watch launched in 1996 represents the revolutionary bracelet watch concept representing the technical, aesthetic and functional development of the Tank watch The new stage in China and became the most iconic watch of the 1990s. As a top watchmaking brand, while adhering to the ultimate aesthetic design and excellent manufacturing technology, Cartier has continuously incorporated innovative elements into watch works, giving them extraordinary vitality.