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The Impossible Collection Of Watches



A stunning addition to the Assouline Impossible Collection series, this extensive hand-bound volume features an edit of iconic timepieces selected by British historian Nicholas Foulkes.

Featuring 100 breakthrough watches of the 20th century, this volume outlines renowned names such as Audemars Piguet, Blancpain, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Patek Philippe, Rolex and Tag Heuer and each label’s influence on the reputation of classic timepieces we recognise today.

Showcasing iconic pieces such as the 1915 Omega Lawrence of Arabia aviator chronograph, ‘The Impossible Collection of Watches’ is an impeccably presented volume of the timepieces that made worldwide impact.


  • Published by Assouline
  • 100 illustrations
  • Hand-bound limited edition in linen clamshell case

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