TSURUYA KďKEI (弦屋光溪) 

 1992


JANUARY

                 
Hana (花)

Play: D˘j˘ji (遺成寺)
Print Date: 01/1992
Personal Collection (#11/72)

Note: 6 copies from the edition of 72 were destroyed by the artist.


                 
Yuki (雪)

Play: Sagi Musume (鷺娘)
Print Date: 01/1992
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Note: 6 copies from the edition of 72 were destroyed by the artist.

               
Ichikawa Danjűr˘ XII (市川團十郎) as
Akushichiby˘e Kagekiyo (悪七兵衛景清)

Play: Gedatsu (解脱)
Performance Place: Kokuritsu Gekij˘, Tokyo
Performance Date: 01/03/92
Print Date: 07/1992
Series: [Bust Portraits IX (Design 1)]
Daikyuu-ki ďkubi-e Shirţzu no 1
(第七期大首絵シリーズの1)
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JULY

                   
Ichikawa Danshir˘ IV ( 市川段四郎) as
Komori no Yasuz˘ (蝙蝠の安蔵)

Ichikawa Ennosuke III (市川猿之助) as
Kirare Otomi (切られお富)

Play: Kirare Otomi (切られお富)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 07/03/92
Print Date: 09/1992
Series: [Bust Portraits IX (Design 2)]
Daikyuu-ki ďkubi-e Shirţzu no 2
(第七期大首絵シリーズの2)
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OCTOBER


Ichimura Uzaemon XVII (市村羽左衛門) as
Musashib˘ Benkei (武蔵坊弁慶)

Play: Benkei J˘shi (弁慶上使)
[Gosho Zakura Horikawa Youchi (御所櫻堀川夜討)]
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 10/01/92
Print Date: 11/1992
Series: [Bust Portraits IX (Design 3)]
Daikyuu-ki ďkubi-e Shirţzu no 3
(第七期大首絵シリーズの3)
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NOVEMBER



                 
Ichikawa Danjűr˘ XII (市川團十郎) as
Jiraiya (児雷也)

Play: Jiraiya (児雷也)
Performance Place: Shinbashi Enbuj˘, Tokyo
Performance Date: 11/01/92
Print Date: 12/1992
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Ichikawa Danjűr˘ XII (市川團十郎) as
Yasha Gor˘ (夜叉五郎)

Play: Jiraiya (児雷也)
Performance Place: Shinbashi Enbuj˘, Tokyo
Performance Date: 11/01/92
Print Date: 12/1992
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Note:  A larger version of the actor's face was used for
Reminiscences I (01/1999).
 
 
 
 
 

                 
Kataoka Nizaemon XIII (片岡仁左衛門) as
Ishikawa Goemon (石川五右衛門)

Play: Sanmon Gosan no Kiri (楼門五三桐)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 11/01/92
Print Date: 03/1993
Series: [Bust Portraits IX (Design 4)]
Daikyuu-ki ďkubi-e Shirţzu no 4
(第七期大首絵シリーズの4)
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