7106 | PATEK PHILIPPE AN EXTREMELY EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE, YELLOW GOLD OPEN-FACED ENAMEL MECHANICAL POCKET WATCH, WITH EXTRACT FROM THE ARCHIVES

PATEK PHILIPPE  AN EXTREMELY EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE, YELLOW GOLD OPEN-FACED ENAMEL MECHANICAL POCKET WATCH, WITH EXTRACT FROM THE ARCHIVES

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Size: D42mm

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Hand enameled by Anita Porchet, Diameter 42mm, CIRCA 2004
Condition Report Grade 1

The Patek Philippe model 974/20 is a mini-painted enamel pocket watch customized by Patek Philippe. This model 974/20 was sold for 3 million Hong Kong dollars in Antiquorum Auction, 2015. This pocket watch was independently drawn by the world’s top miniature enameler Anita Pochet. A.Pochet is the most recognized disciple of Suzanne Rohr, and the superior miniature art enameler nowadays.
”The enamel art has endless variations in color, light, shade and details. All of these attributes which depend on the delicate brushwork of the painters. Although the enamel micro-painting skills can be classified into various levels, each hand-painted painter has his unique style, which demonstrates unique artistic value.”-Anita Porchet
As the leading miniature art enameler in the watch industry, “Anita Porchet” is a household name and she has participated in the production of many significant enamel timepieces. At the age of 12, Anita began to learn the art of enamel from her grandfather, and then entered the Lausanne Academy of Fine Arts in Switzerland, where she specialized in micro-painted enamel, and began to craft enamel jewelry. Since 1995, she has devoted all her energy to watch enamel making, and has become one of the most prestigious micro-painted enamel craftsmen in the watch industry nowadays.