Actor triptychs

1832, Part I

 

Actors: Nakamura Shikan II as Hagun no Shichibei actually Yamada Sabur˘ (破軍七蔵実ハ山田三郎, left), Band˘ Minosuke II as Tsukimi no Sangor˘ actually Shinobu no S˘ta (月見の三五郎実ハ志のぶの惣太, center) and Seki Sanjűr˘ II as Dekiboshi no Saburobei actually Shichir˘ (出来ぼしの三郎兵衛実ハあいづの七郎, right), watching the other two play kitsune-ken.á

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Ota-ya Sakichi

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for the image.

Actors: Nakamura Shikan II as Shichibei (破車七兵衛, left) and Band˘ Minosuke II as Tsukimi Sangor˘ (月見三五郎, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

NOTE: The website of the Hankyu Culture Foundation ascribes this diptych to Asahi Kage Kasumi no Kumatori (朝日影霞の隈取), a j˘ruri performed along with Hana ni Tori Sakigake Soga.á I am grateful to Lucienne Parkan for this image.

Actors: Nakamura Shikan II as Shichibei (left) and Band˘ Minosuke II as Tsukimi Sangor˘ (月見の三五郎, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.

Actors: Left sheet: Seki Sanjűr˘ II as Saburobei (standing) and Nakamura Shibaz˘ I as Denbie (伝兵衛, on ground)

Center sheet: Nakamura Shikan II as Shichibei

Right sheet: Band˘ Minosuke II as Tsukimi no Sangor˘ (神祇組ノ男達月見ノ三五郎)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for information about this triptych.

Actors: Mimasu Gennosuke as Akebono Genpachi (曙源八, left) and Nakayama Bungor˘ II (中山文五郎) as ?? (right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

NOTE: This print bears a strong resembelance to the preceding triptych.á I am grateful to Robert Pryor for the image.

Actors: Nakamura Shikan II as otokodate Hagun no Shichibei, actually Yamada Sabur˘ (男達破軍の七蔵 実ハ山田三郎, left), Band˘ Minosuke II as Tsukimi no Sangor˘, actually Shinobu no S˘ta (月見の三五郎 実ハしのぶの惣太, center), and Seki Sanjűr˘ II as otokodate Dekiboshi no Saburobei (男達出来星の三郎兵衛, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Theater: Nakamura

Date: 1st month of 1832

Publisher: Yamaguchi-ya Tobei

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for the image.

Kuniyoshi - (stairs, stone) Nakamura Shikan II as  Heinai (L) & Band˘ Minosuke II as the otokodate Tsukimi no Sangor˘ (C) in 'Hananitori sakigake Soga', (1)1832, 005-0742 & 43

Actors: Nakamura Shikan II as Heinai (平内, left), Band˘ Minosuke II as the otokodate Tsukimi no Sangor˘ (男達 月見 三五郎, center), and Seki Sanjűr˘ II as Yamada Sabur˘ (right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Theater: Nakamura

Date: 1st month of 1832

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

Single sheet from another state of the above triptych without any green

Actors: Left sheet: Seki Sanjűr˘ II as Kajiwara Heiji

Center sheet: Nakamura Shikan II as Kobayashi Asahina

Right sheet: Band˘ Minosuke II as Oiso no Tora and Band˘ Mitsutar˘ as a kamuro

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

Actors: Band˘ Minosuke II as Gor˘ Takimune (五郎時宗, left), Nakamura Shikan II as Kud˘ Saemon Suketsune (工藤左衛門祐経, center), and Mimasu Gennosuke I as Jűr˘ Sukenari (十郎祐成, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Izumi-ya Ichibei

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.

Actors: Bando Minosuke II as Shinobu (しのぶ, left) and Nakamura Shikan II as Yamada Sabur˘ (山田三郎, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

Actors: Seki Sanjűr˘ II as Onio Shinzaemon (鬼王 新左衛門, left) and Band˘ Minosuke II as ďmi Kot˘ta (近江小友太, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: ďmi-ya Heihachi

 

I am grateful to Marc DeVriese for this image.

Actors: Seki Sanjűr˘ II as Onio Shinzaemon (鬼王新左衛門, left) and Band˘ Minosuke II as ďmi Kot˘ta (近江小友太, right)

Play: Hana ni tori sakigake Soga (花鳥魁曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1832

Theater: Nakamura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

ActorsLeft Sheet: Sawamura Tossh˘ I as the shiraby˘shi dancer (白びやふし)

Right Sheet: Kataoka Ichiz˘ I as the monk Monjubo (文殊ぼう) and Matsumoto K˘shir˘ V as the monk Fugenbo (普賢坊)

Play: Ky˘ganoko musume D˘j˘ji (京鹿子娘道成寺, The Maiden at Dojoji Temple)

Theater: Kawarasaki

Date: 1st month of 1832

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

NOTE: The signboard reads women prohibited (onna kinsei, 女人禁制).á I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.

Actors: Ichimura Uzaemon XII as the shiraby˘shi dancer (白拍子) Hanako (桜子, standing), Ichikawa Ebiz˘ VI as priest Sakuran (さくらん , right), and Kakaoka Yoshimatsu as priest Kakuran (かくれん , left)

Play: Yui na raika no ko D˘j˘ji (結習鹿子道成寺)

Theater: Nakamura

Date: 2nd month of 1832

Publisher: Daikoku-ya

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