Why Watch Experts Believe Vintage Cartier Could Be The Next Big Thing

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Why Watch Experts Believe Vintage Cartier Could Be The Next Big Thing

Words by Mr Chris Hall

22 January 2021

Cartier Tank Obus, 1940s. Photograph courtesy of Analogue/Shift

01.

The designs

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From left to right: Cartier Cloche de Cartier, 1990s; photograph courtesy of Christie’s. Cartier London Crash Wristwatch, 1967; photograph by Mr Vincent Wulveryck, courtesy of Cartier Collection. Cartier Tank L.C. Wristwatch, 1925; photograph by Mr Nick Welsh, courtesy of Cartier Collection

02.

The history

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The connections

Mr Andy Warhol at the Galerie Gunter Sachs, Hamburg, 1972. Photograph by Ms Angelika Platen/akg-images

04.

The variety

05.

The watchmaking

Cartier Skeletonized Grand Complication Pocketwatch, 1931. Photograph courtesy of Mr John Goldberger

06.

Where to start

Timeless timepieces