Exquisitely chiseled details of reflectance and shading offer near photographic precision to a wonderfully textured backdrop. This fashionable Swiss watch company began in 1853 and was originally called “G.T.” after its founder, Gédéon Thommen. It was not until 1936 and well after his death that it was renamed, “Revue”.
Equally serene as surreal, this unmatched master of interpretive arts targets his own homeland with a light touristic message. Quaint architecture in the background identifies common scenery, while the glowing Orbis Terrarum of earthly dominion finds highlighted geography in yellow. Once again, when it comes to surreal appeal, the Dutch have it all in spades.