MASUYAMA KINPACHI
   
THREE GENERATIONS
Masuyama Kinpachi I
 

The sakusha Masuyama Kinpachi I held this name from the 11th lunar month of 1763 to the 10th lunar month of 1782, then from the 11th lunar month of 1784 to the 1798.

The name of Masuyama Kinpachi I in a 1785 Edo hyŰbanki (the zone within the red shape on the right side of the picture)

Masuyama Kinpachi II
 

The sakusha Masuyama Kinpachi II held this name from the 11th lunar month of 1822 to 1826.

The name of Masuyama Kinpachi II in a 1823 Edo hyŰbanki (the zone within the red shape on the right side of the picture)

Masuyama Kinpachi III
Masuyama Kinpachi III  In Japanese | Tsuchii Toyosaku  In Japanese
 

Dates of birth and death unknown. Disciple of Tsuruya Nanboku V in Kamigata, his first pen name was Tsuchii Toyosaku and he was recorded as working in the 1th lunar month of 1848 in ‘saka at the Naka no Shibai. His master, who arrived at the end of 1847, went back to Edo in 1849 but he stayed in ‘saka. He took the name of Masuyama Kinpachi III in the 3rd lunar month of 1850, working at the Naka no Shibai on the drama "Imoseyama Onna Teikin". He was active in Kamigata up to 1855.

The name of Masuyama Kinpachi III in the 5th lunar month of 1850 role sheet at the Naka no Shibai (the zone within the red box)

 
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