dynamic shape and seemingly always in motion: the birds of Gräfenthal are not for nothing the most popular porcelain figures. Silky white the bisquite porcelain shimmers and gives each one a delicate liveliness. Different characters meet in the porcelain collection, from pompous to charming: Gerd Sommerlade has robbed them all of their original colorfulness and makes them small, aesthetically pale creatures.
in Germany from hard Porcelain which is composed from kaolin, feldspar and quartz. Birds Bisquit has a biscuit surface without glaze. The functional, romantic living has only some additional parts - from Gelbbrustara to Molukkenkakadu, from Gelbbrustara to Wellensittich, links.
and a fine painting characterize the figurines of Gräfenthal by Reichenbach.
in Gräfenthal, a small town at the foot of the 'Rennsteig' in the Thüringischen Schiefergebirge(Thuringian Slate Mountain Range ), the company arised from small house paintings and was soon specialized in figurines of porcelain. Thuringia was split in many dukedoms and at the middle of the year 19.th century several such 'factories' were originated, which devoted themselves to small, but very high-quality objects. These got by with little material and transport expenditure, required however a high...
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