Beyond indicating time, watches can be intricate works of art and this is reflected in Vacheron Constantin's Metiers d'Art collections, which were previously dedicated to men.
China Limodoron watch.
The first collection for ladies, Metiers d'Art Florilege pays tribute to botanical illustrations from Robert John Thornton's The Temple Of Flora published in 1799. His graceful drawings of the plants now appear on the dials of the watches that demonstrate fine craftsmanship in enamelling, guillochage and gem-setting.
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