UTAGAWA KUNISADA III (歌川国貞) 

  aka Baid Hsai (梅堂豊斎); Baid Kunimasa IV (梅堂国政); Kchr Hsai (香朝楼豊斎)

1906





MARCH 1906


Kataoka Jz IV (片岡十蔵) as Hanako (花子)

Play: Yakko Djji (奴道成寺)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 03/08/06
Print Date: 02/1906?
Image courtesy of Fuji Arts

Note: The caption of the print is Gaisen (凱旋) -
Triumphant Return.  Jz IV had just returned
from fighting in the Russo-Japanese War.  Two
other plays on the same bill at the Kabuki-za
were "Okuno Kiroku" (陸奥記録) and "Gunjin
Katagi,", two victory-commemorating war
dramas directed by Jz IV's adopted father
Kataoka Ichiz III (片岡市蔵).