Memorial prints (shini-e)

Part II

 

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Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Ise-ya Rihei

 

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Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Kaga-ya Kichiemon

 

A memorial portrait of the actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836, 5729-C034

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

A memorial portrait of the actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Ezaki-ya Kichibei

Kuniyoshi - A memorial portrait of the actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836, 014-0082

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Yamamoto-ya Heikichi

Kuniyoshi - A memorial portrait of the actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836, 5729-C016

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

Kuniyoshi - Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (Iwai Kumesabur˘ II), 1836, 5729-C015

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

Kuniyoshi - Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836, 014-0083

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Tsutaya Kichiz˘

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Tsutaya Kichiz˘

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Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Uhei

A memorial portrait of the actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836,  7350_1

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Tsuru-ya Kiemon

memorial portrait of the actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Nishimura-ya Yohachi

Kuniyoshi - shini-e of Iwai Hanshir˘ IV published by Edo-ya Matsugoro in 1836

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Edo-ya Matsugor˘

Kuniyoshi - (shihi-e, sitting) Iwai Hanshir˘ VI, 1836, 014-0078

 

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎)

Date: 1836

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

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Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (岩井 半四郎) burning incense

Date: 1836

Publisher: S˘shű-ya Yohei

 

Image courtesy of Richard Illing

 

Iwai Hanshiro VI in a memorial performance, Rokudaime iwai hanshir˘ shichikaiki tsuizen (shigenoi ko wakare), c

 

Print title: Rokudaime Iwai Hanshir˘ shichikaiki tsuizen (shigenoi ko wakare)á

Actor: Iwai Hanshir˘ VI holding dish of rice cakes with a child at his feet

Date:

Publisher: Wakasa-ya Yoichi

Memorial print of Seki Sanjűr˘ II, 1839

 

Actor: Seki Sanjűr˘ II ( 三十郎)

Date: 1839

Publisher: S˘shű-ya Yohei

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Actors: Iwai Hanshir˘ V (1776-1846) as Hotoke-gozen (仏御前, inset), Iwai Hanshir˘ VI (1799-1836) as Gi˘ (祇王, standing), and Iwai Hanshir˘ VII (1804-1845) as Gijo (祇女)

Date: 1847

Publisher: áMinato-ya Kohei

 

I am grateful to Marc DeVriese for this image.

 

Kuniyoshi - (circle) Iwai Hanshir˘ VI as Gi˘ (standing), Iwai Hanshir˘ VII as Gijo & Iwai Hanshir˘ V as Hotoke-gozen (inset), Pub

 

Another state of the above image with yellow on top

Kuniyoshi - (shini-e, scroll), Matsumoto K˘shir˘ VI, 1849, 014-0104

 

Actor: Matsumoto K˘shir˘ VI

Date: 1849

Publisher: No seal

 

NOTE: The entire image is a single woodblock print imitating a hanging scroll on a wall

The Music of the Mokkin (Mokkin no Uta), a seated blind musician is playing the mokkin

 

Title: Song of the Xylophone (Mokkin no uta, もつきんの歌)

Actors: Memorial portrait of Onoe Kikugor˘ III

as the blind musician Tokuichi, actually Tenjiku Tokubei

Date: 4th month of 1849 (censors Mera and Murata)

Publisher: Shimizu-ya Naojir˘

 

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