NAKAYAMA BUNSHICHI I

Daimatsu Hyakusuke (1st from left), ďtani Hirohachi I (2nd from left), Sanogawa Hanazuma II (center), Nakayama Bunshichi I (2nd from right) and Sakakiyama Danshir˘ I (1st from right) playing the roles of the tsukaiya Ky˘shichi, Oni no Kurobŕ, Yajir˘'s wife Osono, Yodogawa Gor˘ji and the karakuriya Goroz˘ in Matsuya Raisuke I's kaomise drama "Kaikei Wag˘ Hanayakata", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1750 in Ky˘to

The actors Asao Toyoz˘ (top;1st from left), Kasaya Matakur˘ II (top;2nd from left), Arashi Ihachi (top;3rd from left), Yamashina Jinkichi II (top;2nd from right), Asao Tamejűr˘ I (top;1st from right), Nakayama Raisuke I (bottom;1st from left), Nakayama Bunshichi I (bottom;2nd from left), Anegawa Minato II (bottom;2nd from right) and Arashi Koroku II (bottom;1st from right) playing the roles of Kurusuke, Kokura Zen'emon, S˘shichi, Kojor˘, Kezori Kuemon, Mukai Rinzaemon, Shima no Koheiji, Onami and Omatsu in the new year ni-no-kawari drama "Keisei Hakata Ori", which was staged in the 1st lunar month of 1778 in Ky˘to at the Minamigawa no Shibai

Nakayama Bunshichi I in an illustration from the book "Yakusha Mono Iwai" (1784)
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