The area of love pleasures “Yosivara” in Edo, which had a nickname of “Green Area” because of its location among the swamps and bamboo trees, was a world of delight, magnificence and wit. It was one of the best places to inspire the artists of ukiyo-e. It was a special place for courtesans and geishas. So famous actors and artists, writers and publishers settled nearby.
“Lovers on the Porch”
For explanation of engravings Kitagava Utamaro
Author technique – embroidery and patches, genre – nude, bamboo framed.
Size 40×60. 2005 y.
Categories: Art Quilting.