Van Cleef & Arpels: Pont des amoureux/2010
The story begins under an autumn sky in the most beautiful city in the world. Surrounded by centuries of history, two lovers set off to meet each other. On a dial of contre-jour enamelling, Le Pont des Amoureux timepiece sets the scene for two lovers who mark the time as their romantic stroll brings them closer and closer, until they finally meet.
Moving to a retrograde movement, each character advances towards the other until midnight: they come together at last, celebrating their eternal love. Dial using back-lit enamel technique, white gold bridge. Mechanical movement, Retrograde Minutes and Hours.