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EINFACH: VOLLKOMMEN -- SACHSENS WEG IN DIE INTERNATIONALE UHRENWELT: FERDINAND ADOLPH LANGE ZUM 200 GEBURTSTAG. Sibylle Bluch and Peter Plassmeyer. Deutscher Kunstverlag, Munich, 2015. 256 pp. 27 x 25 cm. ISBN 9783422073098 Bilingual in English and German.
This title is offered as a special-order item. Publisher's description: To mark the occasion of the 200th birthday of Ferdinand Adolph Lange, the famous high-end watch maker, the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden are organizing an exhibition that will trace the history of making precision timepieces in Saxony. The amateur Johann Heinrich Seyffert, the future master horologist Johann Christian Friedrich Gutkaes, and the successful watch manufacturer Ferdinand Adolph Lange represent this development from the first precision watches to the high-quality serial production of pocket watches. This one of a kind book features images of these unique collector items and captures the essence of the skill that goes into the creation of timepieces. The text is in both English and German.
Artist(s):Lange, Ferdinand Adolphe
Indexing: Unspecified
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 168881
Hardcover $55.95x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title) nota bene: See Comment Above.

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