UTAGAWA KUNISADA III (歌川国貞) 

  aka Baid˘ H˘sai (梅堂豊斎); Baid˘ Kunimasa IV (梅堂国政); K˘ch˘r˘ H˘sai (香朝楼豊斎)

1920



JANUARY 1920


Ichikawa Sadanji II 
(市川左団次; 市川左團次) as
[Yoshioka] Kijir˘ ([吉岡]鬼次郎)
 
Play: Ichij˘ ďkura Monogatari
(一條大蔵譚), which appears
to be a version of Act IV, Scene 3 of
Kiichi H˘gen Sanryaku no Maki
(鬼一法眼三略巻)
Performance Place: Meiji-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 01/03/20
Print Date: 01/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Personal Collection


            
            Band˘ Shűch˘ III (坂東秀調) as
            Tokiwa Gozen (常盤御前)
 
            Play: Ichij˘ ďkura Monogatari
            (一條大蔵譚),) which appears
            to be a version of Act IV, Scene 3 of
            Kiichi H˘gen Sanryaku no Maki
            (鬼一法眼三略巻)
            Performance Place: Meiji-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 01/03/20
            Print Date: 01/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Personal Collection

            
             Ichikawa Chűsha VII (市川中車) as
            ďkura-ky˘ (大蔵卿)
 
            Play: Ichij˘ ďkura Monogatari
            (一條大蔵譚),which appears
            to be a version of Act IV, Scene 3 of
            Kiichi H˘gen Sanryaku no Maki
            (鬼一法眼三略巻)
            Performance Place: Meiji-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 01/03/20
            Print Date: 01/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Personal Collection

            
            Ichikawa Chűsha VII
            (市川中車) as
            ďkura-ky˘ (大蔵卿)
 
            Play: Ichij˘ ďkura Monogatari
            (一條大蔵譚), which appears
            to be a version of Act IV,
            Scene 3 of Kiichi
            H˘gen Sanryaku no Maki
            (鬼一法眼三略巻)
            Performance Place: Meiji-
            za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 01/03/20
            Print Date: 01/1920?
            Medium: woodblock printed
            senshafuda
            Personal Collection
 
 


FEBRUARY 1920


Jitsukawa Enjaku II
(実川延若; 實川延若) as
Wada Hy˘e (和田兵衛)
 
Play: ďmi Genji Senjin Yakata
(近江源氏先陣館)
Performance Place: Naka-za, Osaka
Performance Date: 02/15/20
Print Date: 02/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Image courtesy of Artelino.com
 

           
           


APRIL 1920


ďtani Tomoemon VI (大谷友右衛門) as
Kosakabe Hy˘bu Motochika
(小坂部兵部元親)
 
Play: Ch˘kagata Meika no Shimadai
(蝶花形右歌島台)
Performance Place: Ichimura-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 04/02/20
Print Date: 04/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Personal Collection
 

           
           



MAY 1920


Matsumoto K˘shir˘ VII (松本幸四郎) as
Chobei (長兵衛)
 
Play: Gozonji Suzu-ga-Mori
(御存鈴ヶ森)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 05/03/20
Print Date: 05/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Image courtesy of Artelino.com

            
            Ichimura Uzaemon XV (市村羽左衛門) as
            Shirai Gonpachi (白井権八)
 
            Play: Gozonji Suzu-ga-Mori
            (御存鈴ヶ森)
            Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 05/03/20
            Print Date: 05/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Image courtesy of Artelino.com

            
            Nakamura Utaemon V  (中村歌右衛門) as
            [Minamoto no] Tametomo  (源実朝)
 
            Play: Nagori no Hoshi Zukiyo
            (名残の星月夜)
            Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 05/03/20
            Print Date: 05/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Image courtesy of Artelino.com

            
            Nakamura Utaemon V
            (中村歌右衛門) as
            Tametomo (為朝)
 
            Play: Nagori no Hoshi Zukiyo
            (名残の星月夜)
            Performance Place: Kabuki-
            za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 05/03/20
            Print Date: 05/1920?
            Medium: woodblock printed
            senshafuda
            Personal Collection
 
 

            
            Ichikawa Sadanji II
            (市川左団次;  市川左團次) as
            Marubashi Chuya (丸橋忠弥)
 
            Play: Hanash˘bu Keian Jikki
            (花菖蒲慶安実記)
            Performance Place: Shintomi-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 05/05/20
            Print Date: 05/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Image courtesy of Artelino.com
 


Ichikawa Ch¨sha VII  (市川中車) as    
Izu no Kami (伊豆守)
 
Play: Hana Sh˘bu Keian Jikki
(花菖蒲慶安実記)
Performance Place: Shintomi-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 05/05/20
Print Date: 05/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Image courtesy of Artelino.com

 


JUNE 1920


Ichikawa Sadanji II 
(市川左団次; 市川左團次)  as
Aoyama Harima (青山播磨)
 
Play: Banch˘ Sarayashiki
(番町皿屋敷)
Performance Place: Shintomi-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 06/08/20
Print Date: 06/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Image courtesy of Artelino.com
 

            
            Kataoka Nizaemon XI (片岡仁左衛門) as
            Sukeemon (紙子仕立両面鑑)
 
            Play: Kamiko Jitate Ry˘men Kagami
            (紙子仕立両面鑑)
            Performance Place: Shintomi-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 06/08/20
            Print Date: 06/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Personal Collection

            
            Kataoka Ichiz˘ IV (片岡市蔵) as
            Jir˘z˘ (次郎蔵)
 
            Play: Seishű Akogi-ga-Ura (勢州阿漕浦) 
            Performance Place: Shintomi-za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 06/08/20
            Print Date: 06/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Personal Collection

            
            Kataoka Ichiz˘ IV
            (片岡市蔵) as
            Jir˘z˘ (次郎蔵)
 
            Play: Seishű Akogi-ga-Ura
            (勢州阿漕浦) 
            Performance Place: Shintomi-
            za, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 06/08/20
            Print Date: 06/1920?
            Medium: woodblock printed
            senshafuda
            Personal Collection
 
 
 

           
           


AUGUST 1920


Onoe Kikugor˘ VI  (尾上菊五郎) as
Soga Gor˘ (曽我五郎)
 
Play: Youchi Soga Kariba no Akebono
(夜討曽我狩場曙; 夜討曾我狩場曙)
Performance Place: Teikoku Geikij˘, Tokyo
Performance Date: 08/01/20
Print Date: 08/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Personal Collection

            
            Sawamura Sojuro VII (:沢村宗十郎) as
            Soga Jűr˘ (曽我十郎)
 
            Play: Youchi Soga Kariba no Akebono
            (夜討曽我狩場曙; 夜討曾我狩場曙)
            Performance Place: Teikoku Geikij˘, Tokyo
            Performance Date: 08/01/20
            Print Date: 08/1920?
            Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
            Image courtesy of Artelino.com
 
 
 



SEPTEMBER 1920


Nakamura Kichiemon I (中村吉右衛門) as
Kinoshita T˘kichir˘ (木下藤吉郎)
 
Play: Tane Hisago Shinsho Taik˘ki
(種瓢眞書太閤記)
Performance Place: Ichimura-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 09/01/20
Print Date: 09/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Personal Collection
 
 
 
 

           
           



OCTOBER 1920


Nakamura Utaemon V (中村歌右衛門) as
Otani (お谷)
 
Play: Igagoe D˘chű Sugoroku no Uchimanjű
Musume (伊賀越道中双六の内饅頭娘)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 10/03/20
Print Date: 10/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
^Personal Collection
 

           
           



NOVEMBER 1920


Ichikawa Sadanji II
(I市川左団次; 市川左團次) as
Uesugi Kenshin (上杉謙信)
          
Play: Kawanakajima Azuma no Nishikie
(川中島東都錦繪)
Performance Place: Shintomi-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 11/05/20
Print Date: 11/1920?
Series: Shin Ky˘gen (新狂言)
Image courtesy of Artelino.com
 
Note: Kunisada III died on
October 26, 1920, making this a
posthumously-issued design.