Miscellaneous harimaze, Part I

 

 

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Series title: Thirty-six Comical Faces of Actors Off Stage (D˘ke sanjűroku ges˘, 道外三十六戯相)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Yamahide

Date: 4th month of 1847

Ichikawa Kuz˘ II

áNakayama Genjűr˘ I

Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ V

Nakayama Bungor˘ II 

Osagawa Tsuneyo IV

Onoe Kikujir˘ II 

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Series title: Thirty-six Comical Faces of Actors Off Stage (D˘ke sanjűroku ges˘, 道外三十六戯相)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Yamahide

Date: 4th month of 1847

Nakamura Tsuruz˘ I

ďtani Hiroemon V

Ichimura Uzaemon XII

Band˘ Sajűr˘ I

Matsumoto Kinsh˘ I

Band˘ Shűka I

5259-C043(01)

 

Series title: Thirty-six Comical Faces of Actors Off Stage (D˘ke sanjűroku ges˘, 道外三十六戯相)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Yamahide

Date: 4th month of 1847

Band˘ Mitsugor˘ IV

unidentified

Nakamura Utaemon IV

Ichikawa Hirogor˘ I

Nakamura Kanemon I

Onoe Baik˘ IV 

 

 

 

1847-1852  fdsfds

 

Series title: Curiously Named Odd Faces Denoting the Fifty-three Stations (My˘na is˘ ky˘chű go--san tsura, 妙名異相胸中五十三面)

Robinson: 216

Publisher: Sugi-ya Seibei

Date: 1847-1848

 

Kuniyoshi - Curiously Named Odd Faces Denoting the Fifty-three Stations (R216),   9

 

Series title: Curiously Named Odd Faces Denoting the Fifty-three Stations (My˘na is˘ ky˘chű go--san tsura, 妙名異相胸中五十三面)

Robinson: 216

Publisher: Sugi-ya Seibei

Date: 1847-1848

 

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Series title: Curiously Named Odd Faces Denoting the Fifty-three Stations (My˘na is˘ ky˘chű go--san tsura, 妙名異相胸中五十三面)

Robinson: 216

Publisher: Sugi-ya Seibei

Date: 1847-1848

 

CIMG2338

 

Series title: Forty-eightů [unread]

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher:

Date: 1847-1850 (censors Mera and Murata)

CIMG2336

 

Series title: Forty-eightů [unread]

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher:

Date: 1847-1850 (censors Mera and Murata)

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Series title: None

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Sakai

Date: 1849

Ichikawa Kuz˘ as Teraoka Heiemon

Ichikawa Danjűr˘ VIII as Taniz˘

Sawamura Chojűr˘ as ďboshi Yuranosuke

Onoe Baiko as O-Karu

 

NOTE: Three of the images are from Kanadehon Chushingura in the 7th month of 1849, but Danjűr˘ VIII is from Date kurabe in the 3rd month of 1849.

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Series title:

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher:

Date:

 

Band˘ Hikosabur˘ IV as 木ぬ川与右衛門

Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Kumagai Jiro Naozane (熊谷直実)

Matsumoto K˘shir˘ VI in an unidentified role

Onoe Kikujir˘ II as Kasane (与右衛門女房かさね)

Kuniyoshi - Historic Sites at 3 Tokaido Stations (Tokaido Gojusantsui Meisho Koseki San Shuku Tsuzuki), Ishiyakushi - Actor as Akihito no Koseki (L), products of Shono (R), Yokkaichi-Ichikawa Ebizo as Akabori Mizuemon (B)

 

Series: Historic Sites at Fifty-three T˘kaid˘ Stations in Groups of Three (T˘kaid˘ go--san tsui meisho koseki san shuku tsuzuki, 東海道五十三次名所古跡三宿續)

Robinson: Not listed

Top left: Ishiyakushi Station, actor Nakayama Ichiz˘ as Akihito no Koseki

Top right: Shono Station, yakigome (parched rice) from Shono

Bottom: Yokkaichi Station, actor Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Akabori Mizuemon

Publisher: Kakumoto-ya Kinjir˘

Date: 9th month of 1852

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Series: Historic Sites at Fifty-three T˘kaid˘ Stations in Groups of Three (T˘kaid˘ go--san tsui meisho koseki san shuku tsuzuki, 東海道五十三次名所古跡三宿續)

Robinson: Not listed

Top left: Actor Arashi Jitohachi III as Shuten-doji (signed Yoshiiku)

Top right: unidentified actor as Benkei (signed Torijo)

Bottom: Band˘ Mitsugor˘ III as Taira no Sanemori (実盛)

Publisher: Kakumoto-ya Kinjir˘

Date: 9th month of 1852

005-0218

 

Series: Historic Sites at Fifty-three T˘kaid˘ Stations in Groups of Three (T˘kaid˘ go--san tsui meisho koseki san shuku tsuzuki, 東海道五十三次名所古跡三宿續)

Robinson: Not listed

Top left: Actors Ichikawa Hirogor˘ and Nakayama Bungor˘ in unidentified roles

Top right: An ďtsu-e

Bottom: as Otomo no Kuronushi

Publisher: Kakumoto-ya Kinjir˘

Date: 9th month of 1852

Kuniyoshi - A Mirror of Joruri (musical plays) (Harimaze joruri kagami), pub

 

Print title: Mirror of Drama in Cutouts (Harimaze j˘ruri kagami, 交張浄瑠璃鑑)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Mita-ya Kihachi

Date: 2nd month of 1854

 

NOTE: Hiroshige also contributed prints to this series.

Kuniyoshi - A Harimaze Mirror of J˘ruri Plays (Harimaze J˘ruri kagami, (2)1854

 

Print title: Mirror of Drama in Cutouts (Harimaze j˘ruri kagami, 交張浄瑠璃鑑)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Mita-ya Kihachi

Date: Second month of 1854

 

Kuniyoshi - (S95f

 

Print title: Mirror of Drama in Cutouts (Harimaze j˘ruri kagami, 交張浄瑠璃鑑)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Mita-ya Kihachi

Date: 3rd month of 1854

 

NOTE: The second frame from the right, in which a woman is looking down at a dog behind her, is titled ôMeiboku Sendaihagiö, a well-known joruri, and probably depicts the nanny Masaoka. I am grateful to Yasu Takano for this information.

 

005-1133

 

Another state of the above design

Kuniyoshi - (S95f

 

Title: None

Left: áInudzuka Shino on H˘ryűkaku roof looking down on Inukai Kempachi with geese flying below full moon by Kuniyoshi

Right top: Blowfish by Hiroshige

Right bottom: Daruma crossing the sea on a sword by Kunisada (signed Hanabusa Itch˘ ga)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Ise-ya Kanekichi

Date: 9th month of 1858

Kuniyoshi, Hiroshige & Kunisada - Mt

 

Title: None

Left top: The oil thief by Kuniyoshi

Right top: A demon by Kunisada

Bottom: Mt. Fuji Seen Over the Lake in Hakone by Hiroshige

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: Ise-ya Kanekichi

Date: 9th month of 1858

The woodblock-koban-sized in the lower left corner is a Kuniyoshi from a New  Years' print dated 1858 and published by Ise-ya Kanekichi

 

Format: ďban harimaze print

Top: Prince Genji with a beautiful woman by Kunisada

Bottom left: A man carrying a beggar across a stream finds that the latter is the Buddha in disguise by Kuniyoshi

Bottom right: An old lady serving tea by Hiroshige

Publisher: Ise-ya Kanekichi

Date: 9th month of 1858

Robinson: Not listed

 

Image courtesy of David Hafer

 

Series title: A Complement of Amusing Warriors (D˘ke musha zukushi, 道化武者づくし)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: J˘shű-ya Kinz˘

Date: 1839-1842

 

Another state of the above design with less text

 

Series title: A Complement of Amusing Warriors (D˘ke musha zukushi, 道化武者づくし)

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: J˘shű-ya Kinz˘

Date: 1839-1842

Robinson: Not listed

Publisher: J˘shű-ya Kinz˘

Date: 3rd month of 1841

Actors: Top left: Onoe Kikujir˘ II as ny˘b˘ (wife) Okatsu (女房おかる)

Top right: Ichikawa Kuz˘ as Ukino Tohira (浮名戸平)

Bottom: Ichimura Uzaemon XII as Nagoya Kosanza (left, 名古屋小山三) and Nakamura Utaemon IV as Murasaki Daijin (right, Murasaki daijin jitsuha Monogusamura Tar˘saku, 紫大尽 実ハ物草村太郎作)

Play: Monogusa Tar˘ saku tekuda no yadake (物草太郎作手管歌当)

 

ôRobinsonö indicates listing in Kuniyoshi by Basil William Robinson (Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1961).

 

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