A. Lange & Söhne






Wilhelm Schmid, CEO



Dresden watchmaker Ferdinand Adolph Lange laid the cornerstone of Saxony’s precision watchmaking industry when he established his manufactory in 1845. His precious pocket watches remain highly coveted among collectors all over the world. The company was expropriated after World War II, and the name A. Lange & Söhne nearly vanished.

In 1990, Ferdinand Adolph Lange’s great-grandson Walter Lange had the courage to relaunch the brand. Today, Lange crafts only a few thousand wristwatches in gold or platinum per year. They are endowed exclusively with proprietary movements that are lavishly decorated and assembled by hand.

With 59 manufacture calibres developed since 1994, A. Lange & Söhne has secured a top-tier position among the world’s finest watch brands. Brand icons such as the LANGE 1 with the first outsize date in a regularly produced wristwatch and the ZEITWERK with its precisely jumping numerals display, rank among the company’s greatest successes. Sophisticated complications such as the LANGE 1 TOURBILLON PERPETUAL CALEDAR, the ZEITWERK MINUTE REPEATER or the TOURBOGRAPH PERPETUAL “Pour le Mérite” reflect the manufactory’s determination to achieve ever-new pinnacles in horological artistry.

A. Lange & Söhne – Hands on Time (HOT) Articles

Timeless Time-Telling – Saxonia Moonphase with Black Dial

Black, the hallmark symbol of refinement, sophistication and elegance lends its deep, dark splendour to the newest variant of A. Lange & Söhne’s Saxonia Moonphase, one of the German brand’s five black-dialed beauties unveiled this year. A. Lange & Söhne…

Traditional Innovation – 1815 Tourbillon with Enamel Dial

When it comes to producing watches that exude technical sophistication coupled with a refinement that is often hard to fathom, A. Lange & Söhne is an eternal front runner. With the new Limited Edition 1815 Tourbillon with an Enamel Dial,…

Triple Whammy! – A. Lange and Söhne Triple Split

Double is often better, but with the Triple Split chronograph, A. Lange and Söhne push the limits of complex, fine watchmaking even further! A. Lange and Söhne Triple Split In Splits With a name that sounds like something seen only…

A Celebration of Time – The Limited Edition Lange 1 Daymatic Tokyo

A. Lange & Söhne is a brand that makes those around it feel exceptionally special. That is a sentiment which extends to admirers of its luxury timepieces, and even its boutiques! Keeping with that tradition, to mark the 10th anniversary…

Little Lange 1 – An icon gets a feminine upgrade
A. Lange and Söhne’s iconic timepiece, the Lange 1 now comes in a smaller size, but the Little Lange 1 stands up to its larger precursor in every way. A playful take on colours and materials take centerstage with the…
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HOT Vol XII Issue 1
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