"Simplicity is supreme sophistication"
Leonardo da Vinci
Designed by Pierre Arpels in 1949, the watch that bears his name epitomizes Van Cleef & Arpels' vision of masculine elegance. A blend of sophistication and restraint, it is notable for a thin case held by two central attachments.
Pierre Arpels Heure d'Ici & Heure d'Ailleurs Watch. 42 mm white gold case; white gold bezel; white lacquer dial with "piqué" motif. White gold crown with round diamond; sapphire case back. Glossy black alligator strap; white gold hallmarked pin buckle. DEF, IF to VVS diamonds. Automatic mechanical movement, dual time zone, jumping hours and retrograde minutes (Agenhor) developed exclusively for Van Cleef & Arpels, 48 hour power reserve.
The Pierre Arpels Heure d’ici & Heure d’ailleurs timepiece offers a poetic interpretation of travel, with dual time zones providing a constant invitation to wander between dream and reality.
Reference : VCARO4II00
Diamond : 1 stone, 0.04 carats
Case Dimensions : 42 mm
Water resistance : 3 ATM
Bracelet Material : Shiny alligator, square scale
Buckle type : Ardillon buckle
Automatic mechanical movement, dual time zone, jumping hours and retrograde minutes (Agenhor) developed exclusively for Van Cleef & Arpels, 48-hour power reserve
Please note that each Van Cleef & Arpels creation is handmade. As a result, carat weight and stone quantities may differ slightly from one creation to the next. Final price may vary slightly depending on the materials and size.