Louis Erard 1931 Collection Joined by Three New Timepieces

Dec 10, 2008
Louis Erard iconic 1931 Collection comprises watches demonstrating new Art Deco-inspired shapes based on a subtle harmony of line and volume. The collection has been joined by an exclusive tonneau-shaped model, created either with moon phase or GMT and large date functions.

Following the earliest creations introduced under the management of Alain Spinedi in 2003, the Louis Erard 1931 Tonneau Classic reveals a silvered or black dial completed with 4N pink gold plate indexes and hands, nicely contrasting with the stainless steel of the case. The watch wins the heart by its retro- trendy style.

The Moon Phase version of the 1931 Tonneau Classic watch is equipped with an automatic mechanical movement - ETA 2824 calibre with Dubois Depraz 9000 module, while the GMT Large Date version is powered by an automatic mechanical movement - ETA 2892 calibre with TT651 module.

The Moon Phase version of the watch provides the following functions - hours, minutes, seconds, day, date, month and moon phase, while the GMT Large Date version provides hours, minutes, seconds, large date and second time zone functions.

The stainless steel case construction incorporates a curved anti-reflective sapphire crystal and a transparent case back. It is 50-meter water-resistant.

The Louis Erard 1931 Tonneau Classic embraces the wrist with a chocolate or black genuine leather strap fitted with a steel folding clasp.


The Louis Erard 1931 Tonneau Open is one more tonneau-shaped timepiece with a majestic skeleton dial. The fine openwork of the guilloche dial allows to admire a skillfully-created mechanism activating the day, month and moon phase discs. The timepiece has smartly united retro style with modernity.

The 1931 Tonneau Open accommodates an automatic mechanical movement - ETA 2824 calibre with Dubois Depraz 9000 module, providing the following functions: hours, minutes, seconds, day, date, month and moon phase.

The silvered or black dial completed with silvered indexes features hours, minutes, seconds and date at the centre. The day function is presented through a window at 10 o’clock, month - at 2 o’clock and moon phase - at 6 o’clock.

The stainless steel case has a curved ant-reflective sapphire crystal and a transparent case back. It is 50-meter water-resistant. It is coupled with a chocolate or black genuine leather strap with a steel folding clasp.


The Loius Erard 1931 Collection has been highlighted by one more timepiece - 1931 Retrograde. The watch accommodates a new movement - an ETA 2892/9094 Caliber with a Soprod complication, brilliantly reflecting the spirit of Haute Horlogerie. The first-class timepiece is sure to win the hearts of the most demanding of watch lovers.

The Louis Erard 1931 Retrograde watch provides the following functions: hours, minutes, seconds, and day, as well as retrograde date and power reserve.

The stainless steel case of the watch, measuring 44 mm in diameter, incorporates an anti-reflective sapphire crystal and a transparent back. It boasts 50-meter water-resistance.
The silvered or black dial features silvered indexes; hours, minutes, seconds are traditionally placed at the centre. You will find the day counter at 9 o’clock, the retrograde date at 3 o’clock and the retrograde power reserve at 6 o’clock.

The watch is presented on a brown, black or chocolate genuine leather strap fitted with a stainless steel folding clasp.



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