With Ganesh Chaturthi around the corner, celebrations are certainly called for! And what better way to commemorate the occasion than with art? Giving patrons an opportunity to do so is Blancpain’s Métiers d’Art studio with its latest creation. A timepiece par excellence, it boasts an image of Ganesh along with the black patina of the dial which is created using the shakudō technique. Crafted painstakingly by Blancpain’s artisans, the designs on the accessory are hammered with fine gold hand engravings.
Part of the brand’s Villeret Collection, the watch features a 45 mm red gold case with Blancpain’s signature double-stepped bezel houses hand-wound in-house Caliber 15B. Its transparent case-back further showcases the movement finishing featuring finely hand-applied Côtes de Genève along with beveling and circular graining.
Commenting on it, Viraal Rajan, owner, of Time Avenue (exclusive seller for the watch) says, “Ganesh Chaturthi today is not just an Indian festival, but the favorite God is celebrated across the globe. This exclusive piece by Blancpain is a beautiful piece of luxury art that we are sure our consumers would like to adorn.”
If you’re looking for a fine gifting option or wish to get home Ganesha in a new avatar this Chaturthi, head to Time Avenue, Bandra in Mumbai, and get your hands on the luxe Blancpain masterpiece!
189, Turner Rd,
Bandra West, Mumbai – 400050