TSURUYA K‘KEI (弦屋光溪) 

 1997


JANUARY

                 
Nakamura Kichiemon II (中村吉右衛門) as
Keyamura Rokusuke (毛谷村六助)

Play: Keya-mura (毛谷村), Act 9 of
Hikosan Gongen Chikai no Sukedachi (彦山権現誓助劍)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 01/02/97
Print Date: 03/1997
Series: [Bust Portraits XI (Design 6)]
DaijŻichi-ki ‘kubi-e ShirÓzu no 6
(第十一期大首絵シリーズの6)
Image courtesy of Tsuruya-koukei.com

                 
1997 Holiday Card with Unknown
Male Figures


Play: ?
Print Date: c. 01/01/97
Image courtesy of Tsuruya-koukei.com

Note: A larger version of the actor's face was used for
Reminiscences I (01/1999).
 
 
 
 
 

MARCH

                 
Matsumoto KŰshirŰ IX (松本幸四郎) as
MatsuŰmaru (松王丸)

Play: Terakoya (寺子屋), Act IV, Scene 3 of
Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami (菅原傳授手習鑑)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 03/02/97
Print Date: 05/1997
Series: [Bust Portraits XI (Design 7)]
DaijŻichi-ki ‘kubi-e ShirÓzu no 7
(第十一期大首絵シリーズの7)
Image courtesy of Tsuruya-koukei.com

Note: A larger version of the actor's face was used for
Reminiscences II (01/2000).
 
 
 
 


MAY

               
Sawamura Tanosuke VI (澤村田之助) as
Mitsuhide Tsuma Satsuki (光秀妻皐月)

Play: KikyŰ no Hataage (桔梗旗揚)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 05/03/97
Print Date: 07/1997
Series: [Bust Portraits XI (Design 8)]
DaijŻichi-ki ‘kubi-e ShirÓzu no 8
(第十一期大首絵シリーズの8)
Image courtesy of Tsuruya-koukei.com

Note: A larger version of the actor's face was used for
Reminiscences II (01/2000).
 
 
 
 


JULY

                   
Ichikawa Ennosuke III (市川猿之助) as
Jo SendŰ Oen (女船頭おえん)

Play: Kaminari SendŰ (雷船頭)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 07/02/97
Print Date: 09/1997
Series: [Bust Portraits XI (Design 9)]
DaijŻichi-ki ‘kubi-e ShirÓzu no 9
(第十一期大首絵シリーズの9)
Image courtesy of Tsuruya-koukei.com
 
 
 
 


SEPTEMBER

                 
Nakamura Jakuemon IV (中村雀右衛門) as
Matsuyama Tayu (松山太夫)


Play: Ninin WankyŻ (二人椀久)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 09/01/97
Print Date: 11/1997
Series: [Bust Portraits XI (Design 10)]
DaijŻichi-ki ‘kubi-e ShirÓzu no 10
(第十一期大首絵シリーズの10)
Image courtesy of Tsuruya-koukei.com