“The Battle of Avadzu”

1000 $

Author, author technique Anna Potri

Size 55×38,  2008.

technique – embroidery and patches, genre – battle scene, baguette framed.


Categories: Art Quilting.

For explanation of engravings Yositora Utagava

In the picture there is Tomoe Godzen, the wife of Minamoto Yosinaka – the great shogun. She was one of the few women-fighters in the Japanese history. Here in the picture she is represented in the battle of Avadzu in 1184 where she was fighting side by side with her husband.

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