Vacheron Constantin Date Retrograde. Two different expressions of a same complication.

Feb 06, 2019,14:48 PM
 

Plain dial, Ref 47245: 



Or Reference 247 with its open dial, which brings the watch to another dimension. 



Open dial for me. for you? 

Best,

Nicolas

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Le meme aussi ;)

 
 By: Adamska : February 6th, 2019-15:05
Cheers, Filip

First VC I fell in love with...

 
 By: mdg : February 6th, 2019-15:53
...I vote for closed dial. What the open dial exposes isn’t that interesting. Also don’t like the logo placement on the open dial. What isn’t clearly shown is the great dial pattern on the closed dial. I believe there was also a white dial version. The lu... 

Open is GORGEOUS!!! [nt]

 
 By: thegrailwatch : February 6th, 2019-16:34

3-1 for the open dial. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : February 7th, 2019-00:22

It’s the open dial for me ...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet - Mr Brilliant Red : February 7th, 2019-01:53
I like the monotone finish, very restrained and very Vacheron. I would like to see the word Automatic removed. The other problem with open work dials is the best place to put the makers name.

Closed dial for me if such a nice black specimen

 
 By: VinnieD : February 7th, 2019-09:37
But I would really like to see the retrograde movement in action on the open dial on the 31st at midnight!

Strangely

 
 By: Jurry : February 9th, 2019-02:41
Strangely enough I’m usual not a fan of open worked dials but on this particular reference the open worked is much more appealing to me

Both are fantastic,

 
 By: serg70 : February 10th, 2019-06:21
even they are not my fav models... Hard to choose WBR Serge

Thanks, Serge. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : February 10th, 2019-06:35