NEWS – Christie’s Sells the Unique F.P.Journe Rattrapante Only Watch 2017 for CHF 1,150,000 (Most Expensive F.P.Journe Ever, By Far…)

NEWS – Christie’s Sells the Unique F.P.Journe Rattrapante Only Watch 2017 for CHF 1,150,000 (Most Expensive F.P.Journe Ever, By Far…)

We proceed with Only Watch 2017 and the unimaginable prices that this cause sell off is accomplishing. After the special Patek Philippe 5208T sold for CHF 6.2 Million , what was under the mallet next was the unique F.P.Journe Chronographe Monopoussoir Rattrapante , a watch made especially for the event of the closeout – and novel in its style, yet in addition featuring a development made only for this watch, the first Ever Split-Seconds Chronograph done by Journe, and most probably the only one, as the watchmaker said that it will remain unique. This watch just achieved an impressive CHF 1,150,000, making it the most expensive F.P.Journe ever auctioned… and by a long way.

While in 2015, F.P.Journe made a remarkable watch dependent on a current model, the Tourbillon Souverain , this year, for the cause closeout Only Watch 2017, ace watchmaker François Paul Journe went a lot further in uniqueness, as he made his first ever Rattrapante chronograph watch – and he said that it will, all things considered, remain his only watch with such a development. Authorities knew about that and praised this watch, and it’s just accomplished CHF 1,150,000, making it the most expensive Journe ever auctioned.

The previous watch, made for Only Watch 2015, sold for an as of now impressive CHF 550,000. The one for the 2017 release of the foundation sell off surpasses by a wide margin, with an acknowledged price that is practically the twofold of the previous record. All proceeds will be given to  Association Monégasque contre les Myopathies (AMM). More subtleties on www.christies.com and onywatch.com .