Gisbert L. Brunner

100 Iconic Watches

100 Iconic Watches: The glamorous illustrated book that all watch aficionados need! 

What makes a wristwatch an icon among chronometers? Excellent craftsmanship, ultimate precision, outstanding design and a flair for style and luxury. All this is common to the 100 marvellous watch classics presented in this magnificent coffee table book. Watch expert Gisbert L. Brunner presents all the world's most famous luxury brands and cult watch models in his outstanding illustrated book, which feels like an entertaining catalogue of the most sought-after collector's items. 

Collector's items and brilliant anecdotes from celebrities in an exquisite coffee table book 

An illustrated book that reads like a who's who of luxury brands and watch models: From Audemars Piguet and its Royal Oak, the first luxury steel wristwatch and coveted accessory of Hollywood celebrities, to the Omega Speedmaster - the watch that flew to the moon. Not to be missed are, of course, Jaeger-LeCoultre's smallest caliber 101, worn by Queen Elizabeth II. at her coronation, or Nautilus and Aquanaut, the sporty cult watches from Patek Philippe. Spiced up with just the right amount of anecdotes about celebrities and well-known watch enthusiasts, this magnificent illustrated book presents 100 iconic watches that document contemporary history and have found their place among the most important watch classics. 

A magnificent illustrated book from the pen of the leading watch expert 

Gisbert L. Brunner is at home in the world of cult chronometers, luxury wristwatches and legends among precision timepieces like no other: the renowned watch expert has been cultivating his passion for iconic watches for six decades, transforming his collecting hobby from a passion into a profession. In addition to numerous articles for specialist magazines, Brunner has published over 25 books on classic watches and luxury brands. With his flair for contemporary history, legendary watch models and collector's items, his latest coffee table book 100 Iconic Watches is a must-have for all watch enthusiasts.

Gisbert L. Brunner
Author
Price
€ 80 | $ 110 | £ 69.95
Availability
Pages
320
Images
approx. 180 color & b/w photographs
Format
24,5 x 31,4 cm| 9 5/8 x 12 3/8 in.

Book title
100 Iconic Watches
Publisher
teNeues Verlag GmbH
Release date
15.7.2024
Format
24,5 x 31,4 cm| 9 5/8 x 12 3/8 in.
Language
English & German
Pages
320
Images
approx. 180 color & b/w photographs
Price
€ 80 | $ 110 | £ 69.95
Finish / Special Book-Work
Hardcover
Category
Luxury & Lifestyle, Preview Fall 2024
ISBN (DE)
978-3-96171-610-4

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