Cyma Swiss Watches

This ad dates from 1952. Mirrors reflect images of floating luxury wristwatches. Cyma is an historic Swiss watchmaker founded in 1862. Its name is a Latin word, the root of the French ‘Cime’, meaning Summit. Hence the text: ‘One of the best Swiss watches’. Cyma was one of the premier luxury watch brands. They prided themselves on their elegance and precision. This isn’t just a poster. It’s a time machine that will transport you to a period of post-war opulence.

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This original print was published in a periodical from 1952.

We do not sell reproductions. Your art comes with a certificate of authenticity.

This original print was published in a periodical from 1952.

Your art comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Details

Year

1952

Illustrator

Cyma brand

Type

Framed advert

Size

24.5 × 31.5cm | 9"44 x 12"2

Item #

210

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Frame Specifications

Size: 32.7 × 42.7cm or 12.87″ x 16.81″

Frame material: anodised aluminium

Color: black

Glass: “float”

At VAA we deploy modern technology to preserve these antique illustrations. The uniquely hard-wearing frames we use are designed in Switzerland; their durability results from the process of anodising. Anodising is a surface treatment which protects and decorates aluminium using an anodic oxidation process. As a result of this, these frames are especially resistant to corrosion and heat, protecting this vintage art from wear and tear.
We frame each illustration ourselves in our workshop in Lausanne, Switzerland. The float glass we use is crystal clear with a very flat surface and carefully polished edges. The frames are 32.7 × 42.7cm (12.87″ x 16.81″). The result? We present you with a period illustration- a genuine antique- enclosed by a frame of the highest quality. In this way, we like to think we’re bringing modern technology and antique artistry together.

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