Vintage 1945 Small Seconds
The sober lines of the Vintage 1945 evoke the aesthetic heritage of the early 20th century that Girard- Perregaux has so consistently espoused. In a vibrant tribute to Art Deco, the straight lines melt into curves and back again in perfect balance. The rectangular case places the Art Deco notion of geometry at the heart of its design. A complex work and art-deco design codes The case and sapphire crystal are curved from top to bottom and from left to right ; a convex profile more difficult to shape than a case with straight lines. The dauphine hands are delicately curved by hand to fit the shape of the dial perfectly. Various details such as the applied Arabic numerals, small seconds counter and the railway minute track are inspired by the first Vintage 1945 model. The Calibre GP03300-0051 The in-house manufactured movement GP03300 is made of 218 components. The see-through case-back reveals the oscillating weight with Côtes de Genève decoration.