For those who like the Bauhaus-style classics offered by the Junghans watchmaker, know that you have just added new versions to your famous collection. Max bill. In the program, subtle contrasts between black and white, is played in three models, one of which is offered in two different sizes.
” The contrast between black and white is the greatest that exists. An object reduced to these two nuances only benefits from total clarity. The contours gain relief and the most subtle details are highlighted precisely. Black and white aesthetics is mainly used in the fields of fashion, art and photography to create certain effects. Effects that give birth to something very special. “
The tone is like this in Junghans who has fun and passes from one shade to another in his new creations. As always, the German watchmaker opts for a minimalist design and great delicacy in terms of finishes. The design is at its peak, allowing you to highlight every detail. The brand remains true to its usual codes.
Therefore, the difference will be made in terms of contrasts. Black for the matt anthracite stainless steel case with PVD coating, for satin hands and figures coated with ecological gray SuperLuminova. Immaculate white for the dial. No more no less. The result is beautiful, balanced and the set offers an optimal reading time.
These watches incorporate a tempered glass of Plexiglas, curved with a scratch resistant coating, as well as a screwed bottom. For the bracelet, Junghans chose an excellent cowhide whose gray creates the perfect midpoint between black and white. It is attached with a matt anthracite buckle with a PVD coating reminiscent of the housing. Among these new models, some are driven by a mechanical movement, others by a quartz movement. Now let’s take a closer look at each of them.
Max Bill Chronoscope
This watch is made up of a 40 mm diameter case. On the dial, there is a day / date window at 3 o’clock. the chronoscope It has a second stop, a 12-hour and 30-minute counter placed on the matt white background. It works using an automatic J880.2 caliber with a 48-hour power reserve.
Price: € 1,895
Max Bill Automatic and Petite Automatic
This watch is available in two different diameters, namely 38 mm (automatic) or 34 mm (Small automatic). Fits all dolls. The dial is simplified to the maximum with, in addition to the hands, a single date window at 3 o’clock. These watches are equipped with an automatic J800.1 movement that offers a power reserve of 42 hours.
Price: € 1,055 (automatic) and € 995 (small automatic)
Max Bill Quartz
This model looks a lot likeautomatic and measures 38 mm in diameter. The difference is in the mechanism since it is a J645.33 quartz movement with date.
Price: € 565
These new versions are announced for February 2020.