Held each two years, the Only Watch charity auction of completely distinctive items has grown into THE most anticipated watch public sale worldwide and options among the most inventive and revolutionary horology on the planet.
This 12 months the theme is rainbows: some manufacturers ran with that beautifully, whereas others took a unique path.
Solely Watch 2023: Heaps 33-48
The Stargazer probably the most sophisticated Chaykin watch thus far, that includes a complete of 16 complication, together with a tourbillon and 11 astronomical features. This features a symmetrical case form, swinging H-shaped lugs, and a reversible strap with particular fastening and a reversible buckle. The Stargazer options two dials permitting for quite a few indications with out compromising legibility. Some issues are unprecedented within the historical past of watchmaking: discrete moonphase, dawn and sundown azimuth indicators.
Case: Real stainless ‘Bulat’ metal — Reversible design due to make use of of H-shaped swinging lugs, reversible pre-shaped strap and reversible buckle — Two crowns at 3 and 9 o’clock
Dial: Open-worked anthropomorphic ‘Joker’ dials on each side of a watch
Caliber: Caliber Ok.22-1 — Hand-wound — Energy reserve: as much as 48 hours — Double-sided with dials in both sides — Haute Horlogerie finishes
Bracelet: Double-sided prime quality leather-based strap with versatile ‘Bulat’ metal blades
Dimensions: Diameter: 42mm
Specificities: Essentially the most sophisticated Wristmon — 16 issues, together with a tourbillon and 11 astronomical features — Unprecedented discrete moonphase show, and azimuth indicators for dawn/sundown — The primary Wristmon with double-dial reversible design
Estimate: CHF 150,000 – 220,000
For extra data or to put a bid, please go to https://www.onlywatch.com/konstantin-chaykin
The Krayon Anyplace tells the precise time of dawn – or sundown – at a exact location chosen by the wearer, wherever on this planet. The handprinted blue dial explores the very intricate and exact strategy of pointillism, as impressed by Théo van Rysselberghe’s portray.The artist’s perceptiveness with minute brushstrokes, the paint deposited in small, skilful touches, giving virtually imperceptible reliefs to this ‘canvas dial’, the wealthy palette of a large number of shades of blue, the reflection of the sky on the waves, the mild caressing their floor, creating contrasts to disclose a myriad sparkles.
Case: Grade 5 titanium — That is the primary ever Krayon timepiece to make use of titanium.
Dial: Métiers d’Artwork, one-off dial created completely for Anyplace Solely Watch 2023 — Miniature portray approach, with minute brushstrokes, by hand, in a large number of blue tones — Creation impressed from a portray from Theo van Rysselberghe, consultant of the neo-impressionist motion
Caliber: Caliber C030, particular person quantity N°3 — The one one with German silver bridges — Diameter: 35.4mm — Top: 5mm — Energy reserve: 72 hours — Frequency: 3Hz — Hand-wound, with stop-work mechanism — 55 jewels — 432 parts
Bracelet: Blue grained calfskin leather-based strap — Grade 5 titanium buckle and pin
Dimensions: Diameter 39mm Thickness 9.5mm
Specificities: First ever use of titanium case for Krayon — First ever use of German Silver not rodiated for the bridges — Introduction of a brand new métier d’artwork for Krayon, miniature portray exploring the pointillism approach, a tribute to neo-impressionist painter Théo van Rysselberghe
Estimate: CHF 150,000 – 250,000
For extra data or to put a bid, please go to www.onlywatch.com/krayon
The “L.Leroy Minute Repeater Solely Watch” is a timepiece with a flying tourbillon and an uncommon time show for the twenty first century. An unconventional and distinctive model, legitimised by the model’s historic and prestigious legacy. This creation is in reality impressed by a treasured and uncommon “Montre à tact” from 1810, which reproduces the beautiful flinqué soleil dial with translucent aquamarine varnish and a single hand: the hour hand pointing in direction of the diamond-set bezel appearing as hour markers.
Case: Case physique, case again, repeater slide and crown in polished grade 5 titanium —Engraved again cowl, bezel and buckle in 18K palladium white gold (Pd210) — Diamond-set bezel: 24 diamonds, high quality G +VS, totalling 1.35 carats
Dial: Rotating dial with flinqué soleil ornament, translucent aquamarine varnish end — Fastened arrow-shaped rhodium plated hour hand, hand-engraved
Caliber: Handbook-winding motion, minute repeater, flying tourbillon with 90-hour energy reserve — Distinctive bridge with engraved floral ornament, hand-bevelled edges, rhodium-plated — Minute repeater on two gongs struck by two hammers: hours and quarters hammer on the best / minutes and quarters hammer on the left
Bracelet: Aquamarine calf leather-based strap — Spherical-shaped open labored folding buckle that includes the model’s interlaced double “L” emblem in 18K palladium white gold (PD210), hand-engraved
Dimensions: Diameter 43mm Thickness together with again cowl 13.95mm
Specificities: This creation is characterised by a single hour hand on a flinqué soleil dial, treasured hand-engravings on the titanium/gold case that required 120 hours of labor and the delicate issues of the minute repeater and flying tourbillon.
Estimate: CHF 150,000 – 180,000
For extra data or to put a bid, please go to www.onlywatch.com/l-leroy
Laurent Ferrier has lengthy been concerned with motor racing since François Servanin and Laurent Ferrier, the 2 founders, joined forces within the Seventies to participate within the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Their friendship solid on the observe led to the creation of the model. This new, distinctive and distinctive dial options charcoal gray gradient shades that resemble the looks of asphalt. On the outer fringe of the dial, a observe sample alternating yellow and blue acts as a boundary for the dial, evoking the pace bumps delimiting the bends within the racetrack.
Case: Grade 5 titanium, 41.5mm in diameter. On the barrel-shaped case center, LAURENT FERRIER added a contrasting bezel with softer options, an evolution of the Sq. case — Waterproof to 120 metres
Dial: Charcoal gray gradient shades — Small seconds at 6 o’clock with ‘OW’ tone-on-tone switch — Indexes: 18K/750 white gold 210Pd with white Tremendous-LumiNova — 3 o’clock date window, white discs and slate gray date
Caliber: Self-winding motion LF270.01 — Diameter: 14’’’ (Ø 32.50mm) — Thickness: 4.85mm — Frequency: 4Hz (28,800 vibrations/hour) — Energy reserve: 72 hours — 215 parts/31 jewels — Central hours and minutes — Small seconds at 6 o’clock — Date at 3 o’clock — Horizontal satin-brushed end and ruthenium-coated bridges
Bracelet: Grade 5 titanium 3-link built-in bracelet — Grade 5 titanium folding clasp
Dimensions: Diameter 41.5mm (3 o’clock – 9 o’clock) Thickness 12.7mm
Specificities: Distinctive charcoal gray gradient dial — Racetrack impressed — “Solely Watch 2023” engraved case again
Estimate: CHF 55,000 – 85,000
For extra data or to put a bid, please go to https://www.onlywatch.com/laurent-ferrier
The Lederer Central Impulse Chronometer is a high-performance watch with a revolutionary escapement. Right here, Bernhard Lederer unveils a one-off, ‘dial-less’ model in a profoundly redesigned aesthetic, exposing the motion and bringing it to life with a zest of coloration with Tremendous-LumiNova.
Case: The case is manufactured from chrome steel and waterproof to 30 meters — It’s a timepiece with a basically reworked aesthetic: black DLC remedy all through, with vivid coloration accents.
Dial: Lederer’s invention shines by with the mechanism on the dial facet — Bridges, plate, all the pieces is DLC-coated, black with Tremendous-LumiNova highlights as per the Solely Watch 2023 coloration chart
Caliber: Hours and minutes — 220 parts, together with 46 rubies — 21,600 vibrations/hour (3Hz) — Hand-wound mechanism — Double barrels — Two unbiased gear trains, two constant-force remontoires — Mirrored detent escapement with centrally aligned impulses
Bracelet: Black strap with authentic Solely Watch 2023 motifs
Dimensions: Diameter: 44mm
Specificities: Bernhard Lederer put in the 2 escapement wheels on the finish of two separate gear trains, every with its personal barrel and 10-second fixed pressure remontoire (winding system) – bettering chronometric efficiency and price stability!
Estimate: CHF 100,000 – 200,000
For extra data or to put a bid, please go to www.onlywatch.com/lederer