STAMPS 2001
A special emission of the Japanese Post to commemorate an International Philately Exhibition, which includes 4 actors portraits:
Top Left The actor Iwai Kumesabur˘ I playing the role of Chiyo in the classic "Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami" in a print made by Utagawa Kunimasa I
Top Right The actor Ichikawa Komaz˘ III playing the role of Sasaki Ganryű in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni I
Bottom Left The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ IV playing the role of Shigenoi in the classic "Koi Ny˘b˘ Somewake Tazuna", staged at the Kawarazakiza in the 5th lunar month of 1794 (print made by T˘shűsai Sharaku)
Bottom Right The actor ďtani Oniji III playing the role of the yakko Edohei in the classic "Koi Ny˘b˘ Somewake Tazuna", staged at the Kawarazakiza in the 5th lunar month of 1794 (print made by T˘shűsai Sharaku)
This page is dedicated to Yűko-San (thank you very much for the stamps!)

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