Miniature Portrait Timepieces - Metiers d'Art Verre Églomisé

The Portrait miniature is one of the most interesting and vivid types of miniature painting. It was always considered to be an elite art. Portrait miniatures are unique as they are painted by high-class masters of enamel paintings; the process of their performance is extremely complicated. Unlike a picturesque portrait on a canvas, lacquered miniature, photo, water-coloured ivory, the miniature enamel portrait is not affected by light or time, its colors are long-lasting and brilliant as if they are just applied. In view of their rarity and durability enamel miniatures were always very valuable and popular in high spheres.

Nowadays the portrait genre is very popular. It causes emergence of portrait miniatures performed commonly on enamel, which are painted to order according to photos. There are a lot of occasions, both official and personal ones, to present an original hand-made gift which expresses your gratitude and appreciation; later it will evoke nice recollections. The portrait performed on enamel is an extraordinary present. Try to imagine a more exclusive thing than a medallion with a picturesque portrait which can not be affected by decades of years. It can be passed on from generation to generation as a family relic.

Angular Momentum is the only company executing miniature portrait on the reverse of a watch's sapphire crystal or dial

"There are no two identical Artisan Timepieces in the world. Every "Artisan Timepiece", created and manufactured in our ateliers is unique and differs either in theme, size, material, form or function".


Learn more about


Portrait of a King


see details

Portrait of a King


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Crown Prince


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Roler


see details

Portrait of a Little Dog


see details

Portrait of a girl


see details

Portrait of the Maharajah of Mysore


see details

Portrait of an English Gentleman


see details

Portrait of a Boy


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Roler


see details

Portrait of the Sultan of Brunei


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Roler


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Roler


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Roler


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Roler


see details

Portrait of an Arabian Horse


see details