ďGIYA KUMAGAI

The actors Onoe Kikujir˘ II (left print), Arashi Koroku V (middle print/bottom-left), Nakamura Nariz˘ (middle print/top-right), ďtani Tomoemon IV (middle print/bottom-right) and Arashi Kichisabur˘ III (right print) playing the roles of Taira no Atsumori, Kazusa's wife Omaki, Tsutsumi no Gunji, Kazusa and Kumagai Jir˘ Naozane in the drama "Suma no Miyako Genpei Tsutsuji", which was staged in the 5th lunar month of 1852 at the Ichimuraza (print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III)

The actors Ichikawa Yonegor˘ I (left print/top), Nakamura Tsuruz˘ I (left print/bottom), Ichikawa Saruz˘ I (middle print/top), Nakayama Ichiz˘ (middle print/bottom) and Ichikawa Danjűr˘ VIII (right print) playing the roles of Kinezumi no Chűta, Anewa no Heiji, Kohagi (in reality Taira no Atsumori), Kazusa and Kumagai Jir˘ Naozane in the drama "Genpei Sakigake Tsutsuji", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1853 at the Nakamuraza (print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III)

An illustration from the ezukushi banzuke of the staging of "Sakigake Genpei Tsutsuji" in ďsaka at the Takeda no Shibai in the 1st lunar month of 1860

The actors Band˘ Mitsugor˘ VII (left) and Nakamura Kichiemon I (right) playing the roles of Taira no Atsumori and Kumagai Jir˘ Naozane in the drama "Suma no Miyako Genpei Tsutsuji", which was staged in January 1910 at the Ichimuraza

 
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