Originally called gnomes-character known, were garden gnomes hand-painted made from marble, Sandstone and baked clay made. Nowadays, there are usually reasonably priced plastic-made figures of a dwarf, which are used for the decoration of the garden and the living room. Esti...
Originally called gnomes-character known, were garden gnomes hand-painted made from marble, Sandstone and baked clay made. Nowadays, there are usually reasonably priced plastic-made figures of a dwarf, which are used for the decoration of the garden and the living room. Estimated today in German gardens alone, about 25 million of the droll figures.
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The garden decorative items are considered "typically German". Early garden gnomes were garden-the device and the characteristic red tip fitted hats. It is attributed to them, to protect the garden and bring good luck.
Just the "urdeutsche" garden gnome shows that there used to be globalization. The original form was actually around 800 years ago in Anatolia. In the mining slaves from North Africa were often used. To avert the seemingly supernatural forces of the forced laborers, were put small clay figures in the landscape. The Phrygian cap, pointing clearly to their origin. Italian traders brought the characters to Italy. There they soon found the noble appeal and have been placed in Parks. In the 16th century, they were then also on this side of the Alps, and dwarfs the progenitors of the Baroque.
Dwarves are found in mythology as well as in to Say. Just as in many fairy tales of the brothers Grimm. Already in the Renaissance rulers for entertainment with small surrounded themselves challenged, or deformed people. The so-called Hofzwergen should expel boredom. Already Meissen and Vienna porcelain manufactory produced porcelain figurines are in production. Around 1800, the first series production of garden gnomes (Pixies) took place in England. Classic garden gardeners or miners were dwarves often modeled. Especially by a leather apron and a shovel, pickaxe, lamp or wheelbarrow, and red pointed cap.
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Through the creation of new, provocative models of garden gnomes learned after 1990, a "re-birth". The interest of the media resulted in many new lovers of the garden gnome. This could start with the classic dwarf nothing. This cult continues today, since the producers pick up again and happen again-to-date topics from the world of politics and day, and new dwarves to map.
Many lovers of classic garden gnomes a more recent design are dwarves in unusual poses (for example, with pants down) is frowned upon. Similarly, the inclusion of female dwarf characters in the range is criticized, although these are not dwarves already were in the Baroque garden rare. In the Smurfs, a modern-day Version of the garden gnome theme.
Garden gnomes were considered the epitome of philistinism, as well as a sign of bad taste. They were assigned to the category of Kitsch. The low point of the reputation is run through the end of the 1960s. Because of the modern design of the dwarves, and due to a change in the attitude to the Kitsch. Garden gnomes are also understood as an ironic representation of the 'German Michel'.
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Figures, statues and of course the good old garden gnome are great accessories for the decoration of the terrace and the garden. Mushrooms and other garden statues are also in high demand. The amusing garden gnomes are particularly recommended since they are easy to care for, inexpensive, durable, and funny.
The dwarf divides the country like no other decorative items. For some, it is the Symbol of the German petty-bourgeoisie. For Others, a rustic rich in tradition and appreciation of the Front garden. Against all odds, the little guy looking back with the red caps a long history. And in a successful future as the decorative accessory for the garden and outdoor area.
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