Posts Categorized: A.Lange&Sohne

Close-Up: A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst

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Germany’s A. Lange & Söhne marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of its founder, Ferdinand Adolph Lange, in grand style with the recently announced 1815 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst, a limited edition that features a technological first for the brand and sports breathtaking dial and movement decorations. Here’s what you need to know. The A. Lange […]

A. Lange & Söhne Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon (Updated with Live Photos and Price)

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The latest ticking chef d’oeuvre from Saxon watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne is a horological triple threat and then some. Unveiled this week at SIHH 2016 in Geneva, the A. Lange & Söhne Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon incorporates three major complications with five supplementary functions. The three complications are a flyback chronograph, a perpetual calendar, and […]

A. Lange & Söhne Richard Lange Jumping Seconds

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A. Lange & Söhne blew away many watch connoisseurs at this year’s SIHH with its undisputed headliner, the Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon. But the Saxon haute horlogerie brand also rolled out a notable timepiece at the fair whose mechanical complexity comes in a slightly more understated but no less impressive package: the Richard Lange Jumping Seconds. […]

Showing at WatchTime New York 2016: A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia Moon Phase

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Germany’s A. Lange & Söhne, a favorite among knowledgeable watch connoisseurs, has announced it will be joining the eclectic lineup of exhibiting brands at WatchTime New York on October 14-15. (Tickets and details here.) Among the new pieces it will be highlighting at the event is the Saxonia Moon Phase, a model that features the Glashütte-based brand’s […]

Walter Lange, A. Lange & Söhne Founder, Has Died

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Walter Lange, who founded the Saxon luxury watch brand A. Lange & Söhne in 1994 at age 70, revitalizing the factory of his watchmaking ancestors, died yesterday at age 92. While no longer involved in the management of the company, he had still been serving as a brand ambassador and consultant, representing the brand at […]

Pure & Simple: Patek Philippe Calatrava vs. Lange Saxonia

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Two plain-faced beauties, the Patek Philippe Calatrava and A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia, go head to head in this comparison test from the WatchTime archives. Jens Koch gets in depth with the two timepieces and Nik Schölzel provides the original photography. A complication is a pretty thing, but it certainly doesn’t improve the legibility of […]

A. Lange & Söhne Lange Zeitwerk Striking Time in Rose Gold

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Three years ago, Germany’s A. Lange & Söhne released its first-ever chiming wristwatch, the Lange Zeitwerk Striking Time, which combined a dial-side chiming mechanism with the Zeitwerk model’s unconventional, mechanical-digital time display. At this year’s SIHH, Lange released a new model with a rose-gold case, silver dial and rose-gold hands. Unlike most repeaters and other […]