NAKAMURA TOMIJŪRŌ
   
FIVE GENERATIONS
Nakamura Tomijūrō I
  The actor Nakamura Tomijūrō I held this name from the 1st lunar month of 1729 to the 8th lunar month of 1786.

Nakamura Tomijūrō I (right) playing the role of Osaga in the kaomise drama "Izu Goyomi Shibai no Ganjitsu", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1772 at the Moritaza
The actor on the left is Nakamura Jūzō II

Nakamura Tomijūrō II
 

The actor Nakamura Tomijūrō II held this name from the 1st lunar month of 1833 to the 2nd lunar month of 1855.

Nakamura Tomijūrō II portraying Okane in a print made by Shumbaisai Hokuei in the 1st lunar month of 1834

Nakamura Tomijūrō III
  The actor Nakamura Tomijūrō III held this name from December 1891 to February 1901.
Nakamura Tomijūrō III
Nakamura Tomijūrō IV
  The actor Nakamura Tomijūrō IV held this name from January 1943 to October 1960.
Nakamura Tomijūrō V
 

The actor Nakamura Tomijūrō V held this name from September 1972 to January 2011.

Nakamura Tomijūrō V playing the role of the Priest Shinsai in the drama "Onna Shibaraku"
in a print made by Tsuruya Kōkei in July 1990
Print courtesy of Castle Fine Arts, Inc. (all rights reserved)

 
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