Friday, December 13, 2019

A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World

The little mermaid in the California

We may know that statue of Little Mermaid was sculptured based on a fairy tale of Danish writer, Christian Andersen.

Commissioned by Carl Jacobsen (a beer company owner), then bronze statue was initiated by sculptor, Edvard Eriksen in 1909 .

The statue of 1.25 m (4.1 feet) tall and 175 kg (386 lbs) weight sizes was completed in 1913.

Copenhagen city counsel displayed the statue close to to Tivoli Garden, nearby water side of Langelinie.

Since then, copies of statues have been spread around the globe either the same or varies in terms of:
- size (tall and eight).
- materials (bronze, granite or stone)
- poses (sitting, standing or swimming)



Little Mermaid in Songkhla beach, Thailand.

We may find a little mermaid in many countries across the world, include:
- Europe (Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Turkey and Switzerland).
- North America (USA, Canada)
- South America (Brazil, Argentina, Columbia etc)
- Asia (China, India, Indonesia, Thailand etc)
- Oceania (Australia and New Zealand)

In the USA, we could see the statues in the places of:
- Glendale, California
- Solvang, California
- Greenwich, Connecticut
- Kimballton, Iowa
- Greenville, Michigan
- Salt Lake City, Utah


Have you seen “little mermaid” statue? Where? In what countries?

20 comments:

  1. Very interesting, I never knew that.
    Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful weekend.

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
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      The little mermaid in the California

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  2. intéressant merci pour le partage
    bonne soirée

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
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      We may know that statue of Little Mermaid was sculptured based on a fairy tale of Danish writer, Christian Andersen.

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  3. I've never seen a mermaid or the statue of one, but it sounds like a nice travel plan :)

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
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      Commissioned by Carl Jacobsen (a beer company owner), then bronze statue was initiated by sculptor, Edvard Eriksen in 1909

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  4. I have visited the site of the mermaid statue in Songkhla.

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    1. Glad to hear you visited Songkhla..

      Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
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      The statue of 1.25 m (4.1 feet) tall and 175 kg (386 lbs) weight sizes was completed in 1913.

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  5. I'm still hoping to see the real thing.

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    1. hopefully....

      Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
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      Copenhagen city counsel displayed the statue close to to Tivoli Garden, nearby water side of Langelinie.

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
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  7. Che carino questo post! È stato un piacere leggerti

    https://nettaredimiele.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
      -
      Since then, copies of statues have been spread around the globe either the same or varies in terms of:
      - size (tall and eight).
      - materials (bronze, granite or stone)
      - poses (sitting, standing or swimming)

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
      -
      Little Mermaid in Songkhla beach, Thailand.

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  9. Way Cool And Will Keep My Eye Out For Little Happy Mermaids

    Cheers

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
      -
      We may find a little mermaid in many countries across the world, include:

      - Europe (Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Turkey and Switzerland).

      - North America (USA, Canada)

      - South America (Brazil, Argentina, Columbia etc)

      - Asia (China, India, Indonesia, Thailand etc)

      - Oceania (Australia and New Zealand)

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  10. I love The Little Mermaid! It's my favorite Disney story. It's nice to know that there are mermaid statues all over the world. :)

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    1. Thank you to visit:
      A Little Mermaid Statue in the America and the World
      -
      In the USA, we could see the statues in the places of:

      - Glendale, California

      - Solvang, California

      - Greenwich, Connecticut

      - Kimballton, Iowa

      - Greenville, Michigan

      - Salt Lake City, Utah

      Delete

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