Louis CARTIER was a famous French watchmaker and businessman known worldwide for his elegant and extravagant designs in watches. The son of Alfred CARTIER , he was passionate about mechanical pocket watches and had the goal of creating his own line of timepieces. Throughout its history the CARTIER Company designed such models as Tonneau in 1906, Tortue in 1912 and Tank in 1910. Today the company creates watches with some classical CARTIER designs. Among the most famous revived classical watches are Roadster, Santos 100 and Pasha. CARTIER most famous watch is influenced by his wife.