TSURUYA K‘KEI (弦屋光溪) 

 1998


JANUARY

                 
Yori Narukami JŰjōnin (Fundo) (り鳴神上人(憤怒))

Play: Narukami (鳴神)
Print Date: 01/1998
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Yori Kumo no Taema Hime (YŻwaku)
(より雲の絶間姫(誘惑))

Play: Narukami (鳴神)
Print Date: 01/1998
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Kataoka HidetarŰ II (片岡秀太郎) as
Asahina ImŰto Maizuru (朝比奈妹舞鶴)

Play: Kotobuki Soga no Taimen (寿曾我の対面)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 01/02/98
Print Date: 1998/03/1998
Series: [Full Length Portraits - Series XII (Design 1)]
DaijŻni-ki Zenshin-zu ShirÓzu no 1
(第十二期 全身図シリーズの1)
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1998 Holiday Card with portraits of
Kataoka Takao ((片岡孝夫)

Print Date: c. 01/01/98
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Note: The holiday card uses reduced,
simplified images of Kataoka Takao
(left to right starting at the top row)
from the following prints:
 
Hanakawado Sukeroku (花川戸助六) in
Sukeroku (助六), Kabuki-za, Tokyo (03/02/83);
Fujiya Izaemon (藤屋伊左衛門) in
Yoshidaya (吉田屋), Kabuki-za, Tokyo (03/02/96);
Tobizu Matsukichi (鳶頭松吉) in
Omatsuri (お祭り), Kabuki-za, Tokyo (01/02/94);
Tamiya lemon (民谷伊右衛門) in
Yotsuya Kaidan (四谷怪談), Kabuki-za, Tokyo (06/02/83);
Tsurigane Gonsuke (釣鐘権助) in
Sakurahime Azuma BunshŰ (桜姫東文章), Kabuki-za, Tokyo (03/81);
Teraoka Heiemon (寺岡平右衛門) in
Gion Ichiriki Jaya (祇園一力茶屋), Kabuki-za, Tokyo (03/02/88).

 




 


FEBRUARY

                   
BandŰ MitsugorŰ IX (坂東三津五郎) as
Kashima NyŻdŰ Shinsai (鹿島入道震斎)

Play: Onna Shibaraku (女暫)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 02/01/98
Print Date: 05/1998
Series: [Full Length Portraits - Series XII (Design 2)]
DaijŻni-ki Zenshin-zu ShirÓzu no 2
(第十二期 全身図シリーズの2)
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MAY

                 
Ichikawa Shinnosuke VII (市川新之助) as
Soga no GorŰ (曽我五郎)

Play: UirŰ (外郎売)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 05/03/98
Print Date: 07/1998
Series: [Full Length Portraits - Series XII (Design 3)]
DaijŻni-ki Zenshin-zu ShirÓzu no 3
(第十二期 全身図シリーズの3)
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JULY

               
Ichikawa DanshirŰ IV (市川段四郎) as
Hayami no TŰta (逸見藤太)

Play: Michiyuki Hatsune no Tabi (道行初音旅),
Act IV, Scene 1 of Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura
(義経千本桜)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 07/02/98
Print Date: 08/1998
Series: [Full Length Portraits - Series XII (Design 4)]
DaijŻni-ki Zenshin-zu ShirÓzu no 4
(第十二期 全身図シリーズの4)
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AUGUST

                   
Nakamura Hashinosuke III (中村橋之助) as
Arajishi Otokonosuke (荒獅子男之助)

Play: Sendai Hagi (先代萩)
[Meiboku Sendai Hagi (伽羅先代萩)]
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 08/02/98
Print Date: 09/1998
Series: [Full Length Portraits - Series XII (Design 5]
DaijŻni-ki Zenshin-zu ShirÓzu no 5
(第十二期 全身図シリーズの5)
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BandŰ Yasosuke V (坂東八十助) as
TarŰkaja (太郎冠者)


Play: BŰ Shibari (棒しばり
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 08/02/98
Print Date: 11/1998
Series: [Full Length Portraits - Series XII (Design 6)]
DaijŻni-ki Zenshin-zu ShirÓzu no 6
(第十二期 全身図シリーズの6)
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