LIP « Les Candides »

LIP « Les Candides » - designer: Michel Boyer - 1975
Manual winding - « Autumn » Ref: 43277

Rare LIP from the collection « Les Candides » crated by Michel Boyer in 1975.
T13 Mechanical caliber, manual winding
(The T13 is the last mechanical caliber produced by LIP)
Dial with a 12 petals daisy figuring hours
(signed LIP at 12:00)
Black hands

Diameter: 29 mm. (30 mm. with crown)
Thickness: 10 mm.

White hostaform case

Genuine strap with flowers matching with the watch
(+/- 22 cm watch incl.)

The watch is in mint condition and is a real «must have» for LIP collectors.
It has not been checked but runs OK.


Bibliography:
LIP Des heures à conter par Marie-Pia Auschitzky Coustans
Edition Libris
Reproduced page 104 & page 143

Watch (History of the modern wrist watch) by Pieter Doensen
Editor Snoeck-Ducaju & Zoon
Reproduced page 27


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…

Year: 1975

Price: 260 €