2 edition of Pierre Jaquet families found in the catalog.
Pierre Jaquet families
Martha Barnard Jaquette
by [E. Barnard in [Syracuse, NY] (1345 Westmoreland Ave., Syracuse 13210-3436)
Written in English
|LC Classifications||CS71.J363 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various foliations) :|
|LC Control Number||97154289|
For nearly three centuries, Jaquet Droz has placed time under the banner of astonishment, excellence and constantly renewed creativity. Jaquet Droz has also added a sense of exclusivity to this unique philosophy. In the 18th century, the Jaquet-Droz family were pioneers in the art of luxury decoration. The Jaquet SA been based by former antiquarian Jean-Pierre Jaquet is specified to refine so-called raw watchworks (Ebauches) of the Swatch subsidiary eta, to do alterations and to extend complicated mechanisms; big date, split seconds, perpetual calendar or Seconde Foudroyante (which measures fractions of one second).
Adjusting her protective goggles on her face, Heidi*, a petite blonde with eyes steadily focused on the task ahead, opens the oven door and delicately slides in a small metal grill carrying a tiny blue blue disc is the dial for one of Jaquet Droz’s Baselworld novelties, the Petite Heure Minute Smalta Clara — a watch with a “plique-à-jour” enamel dial, a technique that. Pierre Jaquet bef 19 Feb last edited 3 Mar Thomas (Jaquet) Jacquet dit DesLauriers 17 Nov Rouen, Sainte Marie la Petite, Normandy, France - .
Gregorius Ludovicus Jaquet was born on month day , at birth place, to Pierre Jaquet and Maria Jaquet (born Cools). Pierre was born on July 31 , in Antwerpen. Maria was born on September 9 , in Antwerpen. The identity of the Jaquet-Droz family was shaped by its history, creations and encounters. With each new venture, the Jaquet Droz signature became increasingly recognizable as the genetic codes of the brand evolved: the Grande Seconde, automata, the Ateliers d’Art, enameled dials, watchcases with sensuous curves, the use of minerals, exceptional mechanisms and highly exclusive Numerus.
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Excerpt from Genealogy of the Jaquett Family I. Pierre Jaquet, a citizen of Geneva, was born the latter part of the fifteenth century. The family is Author: Edwin Jaquett Sellers. THE STORY OF THE JAQUET-DROZ FAMILY Pierre Jaquet-Droz was born in on a small farm (La Ferme de Sur le Pont) in La Chaux-de-Fonds.
He began to take a serious interest in clockmaking and precision mechanics under the tutelage of older relatives from the Brandt-dit-Grieurin, Sandoz and Robert families. It proved to be a true revelation for him. Pierre Jaquet-Droz was born July 28 on a small farm in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland.
He began to take a serious interest in clockmaking and precision mechanics under the tutelage of older relatives from the Brandt-di-Grieurin, Sandoz and Robert families.
It proved to be a true revelation for him. From to Constructed between and by Pierre Jaquet-Droz, his son Henri-Louis (), and Jean-Frédéric Leschot (), the automata include The Writer (made of pieces), The Musician ( pieces), and The Draughtsman ( pieces). His astonishing mechanisms fascinated the kings and emperors of Europe, China, India and Japan.
The Jaquet-Droz automata, among all the numerous automata built by the Jaquet-Droz family, refer to three doll automata built between and by Pierre Jaquet-Droz, his son Henri-Louis, and Jean-Frédéric Leschot: the musician, the draughtsman and the writer.
Jaquet Droz Watches is very proud to announce the release of the very first fictionalized biography about the Jaquet Droz family available in French, Swiss watchmaker sinceJaquet Droz has perpetuated the spirit of innovation and an esthetic refinement of its founder, Pierre Jaquet Droz.
7 Jaquet Family History Prior to Jean Paul Jaquet The Jaquet family was a well established one in Geneva Switzerland. The source for this history of the Jaquets is the Edwin Jaquett Sellers Genealogy of the Jaquett Family, Revised Edition of This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text.
Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. Excerpt: dated Jan. 7, Johannes Jaquet, of Blackbird Creek, New Castle Co., to Francis Laud, of Christeen Creek, same Co. Liber K, vol.
I., p. Between andafter the disappearance of his young daughter and wife, Pierre Jaquet-Droz, clockmaker by trade builds a “small mechanical family”. A worthy successor to the famous Vaucanson, he created with his son Henry-Louis, and Jean-Frédéric Leschot, androids whose size, faces and movements closely imitated real life.
Pierre Jaquet-Droz' training //; the deeds of the Company of Pastors of Neuchdtel dated June there is the following entry: "Mister Pierre, son of Abraham Jaquet-Droz, of La Chaux-de-Fonds, having been examined in languages and philosophy and the Company having been satisfied by his replies and his testimony, has been accepted as a.
The Jaquet-Droz automata, among all the numerous automata built by the Jaquet-Droz family, refer to three doll automata built between and by Pierre Jaquet-Droz, his son Henri-Louis, and Jean-Frédéric Leschot: the musician, the draughtsman and the dolls are still functional, and can be seen at the Musée d'Art et d'Histoire of Neuchâtel, in Switzerland.
For more information about this book, check out this video: Interested in ordering the fictionalized biography. Please contact [email protected] No biography had ever been written about Pierre Jaquet-Droz or his son Henri-Louis, nor had any work been done on the family genealogy. Months of research went into its writing.
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There are 20+ professionals named "Pierre Jaquet", who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. What you’re seeing above is such a device called “The Writer” – an automaton built in the s by world-renowned Swiss watchmaker, Pierre Jaquet-Droz (), and his family: son.
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Jacquet or Jaquet is a French name which in the Middle Age designated pilgrims on the Way of St. James (Saint-Jacques in French). People with the whole name Jacquet. Jacquet of Mantua ( - ), French composer; Jacquet de Berchem (c - ), Franco-Flemish composer; People with the surname Jacquet.
Aimé Jacquet (born ), French footballer and coach. The Jaquet family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between and The most Jaquet families were found in the USA in In there were 15 Jaquet families living in London. This was about 47% of all the recorded Jaquet's in the UK.
London had the highest population of Jaquet families in. Jaquet Droz was Swiss from around La-Chaux-de-Fonds. Most of his work took place in the late s to the early s.
Despite a lot of success, I believe it was actually the French Revolution and activity of Napoleon which removed a lot of clients and income streams for the Jaquet Droz company (that was being run by his family at the time).Pierre Jaquet-Droz was an 18th century watchmaker who decided to build automata (animated dolls) as a marketing ploy to sell the watches and mechanical birds that were the real bread and butter of.Genealogy of the Jaquett family by Sellers, Edwin Jaquett, Publication date Topics Jaquett family Publisher Philadelphia: Allen, Lane & Scott Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of Wisconsin - Madison Language English.
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