ICHIKAWA YONEZď
   
FIVE GENERATIONS
Ichikawa Yonez˘ I
 

The actor Ichikawa Kodanji II held the name of Ichikawa Yonez˘ I from the beginning of the 1750s to 1762.

Ichikawa Yonez˘ II
 

The actor Ichikawa Masuz˘ III held the name of Ichikawa Yonez˘ II from the 11th lunar month of 1800 to the 10th lunar month of 1816.

Ichikawa Yonez˘ II performing in the drama "Ehon Gapp˘-ga-Tsuji", which was staged in the 5th lunar month of 1810 at the Ichimuraza

Ichikawa Yonez˘ III
 

The actor Ichikawa Kodanji IV held the name of Ichikawa Yonez˘ III from 1822 to the 7th lunar month of 1829.

Ichikawa Yonez˘ IV
 

The actor Nakamura Jusabur˘ III held the name of Ichikawa Yonez˘ IV from the 1840s to the 7th lunar month of 1866.

Ichikawa Yonez˘ IV playing the role of Danshichi Mohei in the drama "Yadonashi Danshichi Shigure no Karakasa", which was staged in the 5th lunar month of 1862 in ďsaka at the Gory˘ no Shibai (print made by Enjaku)

Ichikawa Yonez˘ 4.5
Ichikawa Yonez˘  In Japanese | Nakamura Tsurumatsu  In Japanese
 

Born in 1868. Adopted son of Nakamura Jusabur˘ III, his first stage name was Nakamura Tsurumatsu and he made his debut at the Nakamuraza in 1872. He took the name of Ichikawa Yonez˘ in May 1891 at the Shintomiza. He appeared on a Kabuki stage for the last time in June 1904. He left the Kabuki world, became a disciple of the Buy˘ dance master Fujima Kan'emon II. His dance name was Fujima Kanjur˘. No record afterwards. Day of death unknown.

Yag˘ Honmy˘
Wakamatsuya Nakamura Kinosuke

Ichikawa Yonez˘ 4.5 playing the role of Shizuka Gozen in the drama "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura", which was staged in March 1894 at the Meijiza (print made by Toyohara Kunichika)

Ichikawa Yonez˘ V
 

The actor Ichikawa Beish˘ II held the name of Ichikawa Yonez˘ V from May 1912 to December 1919.

Ichikawa Yonez˘ V playing the role of ďboshi Rikiya in the drama "Kanadehon Chűshingura", which was staged in November 1914 at the Imperial Theater

 
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