Actor triptychs

1833, Part I

 

Actors: Ichikawa Danz˘ V as Lady Akoya (阿古屋, left) and Band˘ Mitsugor˘ IV as Iwanaga Saemon Munetsura (岩永左衛門宗つら, center), and Ichimura Uzaemon XII as Shigetada (left)

Play: Dan no Ura kabuto Gunki (壇浦兜軍記)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Ichimura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Marc DeVriese for this image.

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this alternate state of one sheet from the preceding triptych.

Another state of the right sheet of the preceding triptych with the actor playing Shigetada changed from Ichimura Uzaemon XII (市村羽左衛門) to Onoe Kikugor˘ III (尾上菊五郎).á Note that the face was also changed.

Actors: Onoe Kikugor˘ III as Omi no Ofuji (近江の小藤太, left) and Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Akazawa Junai (赤沢十内, right)

Play: Fuji Ogito Mimasu Soga (富士扇三升曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Kawarasaki

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

Actors: Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Soga Hako-o Maru (箱王丸, left) and Onoe Kikugor˘ III as Jűr˘ Sukenari (十郎祐成, right)

Play: Fuji Ogito Mimasu Soga (富士扇三升曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Kawarasaki

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.

Actors: Onoe Kikugor˘ III as Jűr˘ Sukenari (十郎祐成)

Play: Fuji Ogito Mimasu Soga (富士扇三升曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Kawarasaki

Publisher: Maru-ya Seijir˘

 

Two states of the same design are shown.á I am grateful to Lucienne Parkan for assisting with this entry.

Actors from left:

First: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI as Maidzuru (まいづる)

Second: Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Soga no Gor˘ Tokimune (五郎時宗)

Third: Sawamura Tossh˘ I as Kudo Saemon (工藤祐つね)

Fourth: Onoe Kikugor˘ III as Jűr˘ Sukenari (十郎祐成)

PlayFuji Ogito Mimasu Soga (富士扇三升曽我)

Date: 1st month of 1833

TheaterKawarasaki

Publisher: Yamaguchi-ya Tobei 

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.á

Actors: Kataoka Ichiz˘ I as Got˘ Motohy˘e Masatsugu (後藤政次, left), Band˘ Mitsugor˘ IV as Yoshimatsu (千島義松, center), and Ichikawa Danz˘ V as Sat˘ Masakiyo (佐藤正清, right)

Play: Hachijin shugo no honj˘ (八陣守護斯本城)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Ichimura

Publisher: Izumi-ya Ichibei

Actors: Left sheet: Band˘ Tamasabur˘ I as Sanzaemonĺs daughter Hinaginu and Band˘ Mitsuemon I as Marikawa Genba (鞠川玄蕃)

Right sheet: Ichikawa Danz˘ V as Sat˘ Masakiyo (佐藤正清)

Play: Hachijin shugo no honj˘ (八陣守護斯本城)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Ichimura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Uhei

 

I am grateful to Lucienne Parkan and Robert Pryor for information about this image.á

Actors: Band˘ Mitsugor˘ IV as Sanzaemon (left) and Ichikawa Danz˘ V as Sat˘ Masakiyo (佐藤正清, right)

Play: Hachijin shugo no honj˘ (八陣守護斯本城)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Ichimura

Publishers: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.

Actors: Ichikawa Danz˘ V as Sat˘ Masakiyo (佐藤正清)

Play: Hachijin shugo no honj˘ (八陣守護斯本城)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Ichimura

Publishers: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

This image is courtesy of Marc DeVriese.

Actors: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI as Oshichi (お七, left), Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Dozaemon Denkichi (土左衛門伝吉, center), and Onoe Kikugor˘ III as Kosh˘ Kichisabur˘ (土左衛門伝吉, right)

Play: Sono mukashi koi no edozome (其往昔恋江戸染)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Kawarasaki

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Paul Steier for the image.

Actors: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI as the greengrocer (yaoya) Oshichi (八百屋お七, left) and Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Dozaemon Denkichi (土左衛門の伝吉, right)

Play: Sono mukashi koi no edozome (其往昔恋江戸染)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Kawarasaki

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

I am grateful to Robert Pryor for this image.

A simplified printing of the above design

Actors: Iwai Hanshiro VI the greengrocer (yaoya) Oshichi (八百屋お七, left) and Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Dozaemon Denkichi (土左衛門伝吉, right)

Play: Sono mukashi koi no edozome (其往昔恋江戸染)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Kawarasaki

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

 

NOTE: Since the skies in these two prints do not match, the prints are probably the left and right panels of a triptych, with Onoe Kikugor˘ III as Kosh˘ Kichisabur˘ in the missing center panel.á I am grateful to Robert Pryor for these images.

Actors: Band˘ Mitsugor˘ IV as Awajűrobei (阿波十郎兵衛, left), Kataoke Ichiz˘ I as OtsurűbÔ (おつるおばア, center), and Onoe Eizabur˘ III as Oharu (おはる, right)

Play: Tarutozome iroe no shiratami (鳴門染色絵白波)

Date: 1st month of 1833

Theater: Ichimura

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Sh˘z˘

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