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In the airstream of elegance

In the airstream of elegance

“Strive for perfection in everything you do. Take the best that exists and make it better. When it does not exist, design it.” The motto on which the Rolls-Royce brand was founded in 1904 is in line with Ferdinand A. Lange’s mission statement when he formulated his ambition, some 60 years earlier, to build the world’s finest watches...
The Art of Enamelling

The Art of Enamelling

Making enamel dials at A. Lange & Söhne First of all, the basic raw material, a special kind of glass, is reduced to microscopic fragments by rubbing and crushing in a mortar, so that it can then be sieved or applied wet with a brush....
Icon of freedom

Icon of freedom

The fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989 marked the beginning of a new era for A. Lange & Söhne. German reunification opened the door for the successful re-establishment of the company and with it came the rebirth of Saxon fine watchmaking. On 3 November 2014, the company is commemorating this historic connection with an...
Major awards for A. Lange & Söhne

Major awards for A. Lange & Söhne

In Geneva, the RICHARD LANGE PERPETUAL CALENDAR “Terraluna” by A. Lange & Söhne was winner of the “Calendar Watch Prize” of the well-established Grand Prix d’Horlogerie on 31 October 2014. Lange CEO Wilhelm Schmid received the prize awarded by an international jury composed of 25 watch experts during a...
20 Years LANGE 1

20 Years LANGE 1

About 140 guests from 26 countries had come to Dresden on Friday, 24th October 2014, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Lange’s first collection. Back then, the LANGE 1 was launched as one of four models. With its unique combination of classic style elements and technical innovations, it has epitomised the core and the identity of the re-born A....
F. A. Lange Watchmaking Excellence Award 2014

F. A. Lange Watchmaking Excellence Award 2014

The “F. A. Lange Watchmaking Excellence Award” for the year 2014 was presented on 24 October. Torsti Laine, a student of Kelloseppäkoulu – The Finnish School of Watchmaking – received the prize of EUR 10,000 for his design of a moon-phase display that also emulates the earth phases from the moon’s...
LANGE 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst

LANGE 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst

One-minute tourbillon with stop seconds, black enamelled dial and artisanal finishes, enclosed by a 38.5-millimetre platinum case – these are the salient features of the LANGE 1 TOURBILLON HANDWERKSKUNST to commemorate the anniversary of a timepiece that became the style-defining ambassador of A. Lange & Söhne, it is being...
LANGE 1 “20th Anniversary”

LANGE 1 “20th Anniversary”

On the occasion of the 20th birthday of the LANGE 1, the eminent Saxon brand presents the LANGE 1 “20th Anniversary” watch set. It consists of the LANGE 1 and the LITTLE LANGE 1. The two models symbolise the significance of spending time together. The design of the two watches is gracefully balanced, like two harmonising voices in...
RICHARD LANGE TOURBILLON “Pour le Mérite”

RICHARD LANGE TOURBILLON “Pour le Mérite”

With its regulator style that expresses the ultimate in precision, the RICHARD LANGE TOURBILLON “Pour le Mérite” is a complication that unites A. Lange & Söhne’s unique fusée-and-chain transmission and a one-minute tourbillon with a patented stop-seconds mechanism. Now, this timepiece – whose ...