Tank Louis Cartier watch, small model: Worn by Louis Cartier himself, the "Tank Louis Cartier" watch sets the standard for all Tank watches. To embody Louis Cartier's contribution to "modern style", later known as Art Deco, the tops of the lugs were rounded in contrast to the previously fashionable rectangular form and proud lines. #classics #watches
Cartier Tank Solo Extra Large- Cartier Tank was created by Louis Cartier in 1917, and inspired by the new Renault tanks which Cartier saw in use on the Western Front, and the prototype watch was presented by Cartier to General John Pershing of the American Expeditionary Force. Its lines and proportions are similar to those of tanks found on First World War battlefields; it is both a square and a rectangle, and its straps are concealed under vertical sidepieces so as to be hidden from view.
Cartier Tank Française watch, large model. Automatic, steel The Tank Française has updated the legacy of the Tank wristwatch with a chain-link bracelet. The curved case, boldly set at the center of the bracelet to seamlessly mimic its lines, introduces a new Tank family that subscribes to the same modern design aesthetic.
Cartier Tank Solo, maybe mine one day! The 1st Tank wristwatch was created in 1917 and was inspired by a simple idea: four lines, with two parallel shafts made from gold or platinum, a sapphire cabochon atop the winding crown and a leather strap. With its infinitely refined and timeless design, this revolutionary square watch took shape and forever changed the world of watchmaking. Yet the story of the Tank has only just begun.
TANK AMÉRICAINE WATCH, SMALL MODEL Quartz, pink gold REF: W2620031 The Tank Américaine watch features an elongated case with a more pronounced curve than the original model. It playfully updates the geometry of the lines, retaining the rectangular form while alternating between round edges and angles. The powerfully elegant Tank Américaine watch is for connoisseurs only.