OTA GAK (太 田雅光)
aka Ota Masamitsu

1930

 

FEBRUARY



               
Sawamura Sjr VII (沢村宗十郎; 澤村宗十郎)  as
Osome (お染)

Play: Shinpan Utazaimon (新版歌祭文)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 02/01/30
Print Date: 1950 or later
Series: Meifu Miyage Geki no Omokage
(冥府苞苴劇容彩)  (#31)
Medium: ?
Image courtesy of the Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum

Note: It is unclear if this is a woodblock print, a watercolor
drawing, or a hand-colored keyblock print for an
unpublished design.  Sjr VII died on March 2, 1949 at
 age 75.
 
 



APRIL

                   
tani Tomoemon VI (大谷友右衛門) as
Teraoka Heiuemon (寺岡平右衛門)

Play: Kanadehon Chshingura
(仮名手本忠臣蔵; 假名手本忠臣蔵)
Performance Place: Teikoku Gekij, Tokyo
Performance Date: 04/01/30
Print Date: 1950 or later
Series: Meifu Miyage Geki no Omokage
(冥府苞苴劇容彩)  (#24)
Medium: ?
Image courtesy of the Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum

Note: It is unclear if this is a woodblock print, a watercolor
 drawing, or a hand-colored keyblock print for an
unpublished design.  Tomoemon VI died on September
10, 1943 at age 58.