LIP Panoramique by Michel Boyer - 1975
Manual winding - designer: Michel Boyer
Beautiful and rare LIP M. Boyer.
Mechanical caliber T13, manual winding
(The T13 ist the last mechanical caliber produced by LIP)
Black dial with red & white lines (signed LIP at 10:00)
Steel central seconds hand
Diameter: 34 mm. (36 mm. winder incl.)
Thickness: 9 mm.
Stainless steel back numbered (124265)
Original black strap signed LIP
(+/- 23 cm watch incl.)
It has been checked and oiled in december 2016 and runs very well on time.
LIP Des heures à conter par Marie-Pia Auschitzky Coustans
Reproduced page 140
Watch (History of the modern wrist watch) by Pieter Doensen
Editor Snoeck-Ducaju & Zoon
Reproduced page 28
Pieter Doensen writes about this one (and an alternate version):
«Two very rare unpolished chromium plated watches…
The only ones Boyer ever designed with a metal case»
The watch is in mint condition and is a real «must have» for LIP collectors.
Michel Boyer is a French designer
Born in Paris in 1935
In 1972, he decorated the French embassy in Brasilia, the Landin shop in Paris, agencies of the Rotschild bank, etc.
Later, the Polo Bagatelle restaurant, l’hôtel de Ville et la maison de la culture de Créteil…
In 1975, he worked for LIP, Renault, Moët & Chandon, Dior perfumes…
Price: 650 €