13 November 2001
PATEK PHILIPPE, A FINE 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH PERPETUAL CALENDAR AND MOONPHASE
Patek Philippe, Ref:1526, No. 967636, 1951, Retailed by Gobbi, Milano on 22 January 1953.
12-120, rhodium finished 18-jewel lever movement adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and five positions, with bimetallic cut compensation balance and swan-neck micrometer adjustment to the regulator, silvered dial with applied Arabic and dot hours, Feuille hands, day, month and moonphase apertures and combined date and seconds dial, signed at 6 Gobbi, Milano, circular case with snap on back (ref:1526, no. 668356) and down turned lugs, maker's strap and 18ct gold buckle, movement, dial and case signed.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
For an example of this reference see, Martin Huber & Alan Banbery, Patek Philippe, Geneve, 1998, second edition, p. 283, fig. 437.
Five Old Master paintings, three reattributions and two rediscoveries — the stories of the fascinating detective work carried out by our specialists
An in-depth look at Britain's most famous Modernist painter