Friday, 24 May 2013

Bulgari Commedia dell’Arte

Inspired by the art of the Italian scene of the 16th century, this new Bulgari watch collection is actually a collection of masterpieces. Bulgari called Commedia dell'Arte, offers a rare level of complexity, both in the design and mechanical characteristics. The first thing that jumps out is the beautiful line, showing three famous figures in the history of the performing arts - Harlequin and Pulcinella Brighella - a backdrop painted in stunning detail the wonderful hand.

Each character is elevated above the bottom and have components 5-7 (depending on model) that help make life scene in motion. This happens every time the minute repeater chime sounds. To chime complication son Bulgari steel used for gongs unusually long, thus obtaining a better resonance and a deeper sound.

Available in three versions, the spheres are made of 18k white gold and decorated with special craft techniques such as engraving, miniature painting and carving. The whole scene is brought to life by a hand finished Calibre BVL 618 movement with 18,000 vph, 48 hours power reserve and 91 jewels. The box is 54 mm 18K white gold and has a record of 30 meters.

The minutes are shown on the right side of the line, the rest is occupied by machines fascinating. A grand opening at six shows the time to jump. This luxury watch also has a sapphire crystal, sapphire crystal, and an elegant alligator strap with closure of three 18k white gold leaf folding.