KARY█ SAWAEMON

Sodesaki Karyű as depicted in an illustration from the book "Amayo no Sanbai Kigen" (1693)

The actors Mizuki Kikunoj˘ (first from left), Takeshima K˘zaemon I (bottom/second from left), Sodesaki Karyű (bottom/third from left), Sawai Sonoemon (top/second from left; the murderer), Adachi Saburozaemon (top/third from left; the man being killed), Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ I (center/second from right), Hashimoto Heisuke (top/first from right), Miyazaki Dannoj˘ (center/first from right) and ??? (bottom/first from right) playing the roles of Princess Aya, Katada Rokurozaemon, Michinoku, Katsumata Gonpei, Tabakoya Kihŕ, Ono no Daigor˘, K˘shitsu, Okuemon and ??? in the san-no-kawari drama "Keisei Yoakegarasu", which was staged in Ky˘to in the 3rd lunar month of 1704

The actors ďtani Hikosabur˘ (left) and Karyű Sawaemon (right) playing the roles of the kumosuke Yami no Yajibŕ and the hinin Chűbŕ in the kaomise drama "Ch˘seiden Kogane no Ishizue", which was staged in Ky˘to at Hayagumo Ch˘dayű's theater in the 11th lunar month of 1718

 
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