ICHIKAWA DANZď IV

The Actors Ichikawa Raiz˘ II as Kojir˘ Masahira (right) and Ichikawa Danz˘ IV as Doi no Yatar˘ (left), in the Play Kaomise Ama no Iwato, Performed at the Nakamura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1774
Artist: Katsukawa Shunk˘
Date: 1769ľ1779
The Art Institute of Chicago (print in the public domain)

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV playing the role of Takebe Genz˘ in the drama "Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami" in a caricature from the book "Ehon Mizu ya Sora", drawn by Matsuya Nich˘sai and published in ďsaka in 1780 by Hachimonjiya Hachizaemon

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV in an illustration from the book "Santo Yakusha Omokage Zukushi" published in ďsaka by Yamatoya Kaemon in 1784

The actors Asao Tamejűr˘ I, Ichikawa Danz˘ IV and Nakamura Noshio II playing the roles of Yokawa no Zenji Kakuhan, the fox Genkur˘ and Shizuka Gozen in the drama "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura", which was staged in the 8th lunar month of 1792 at the Kado no Shibai (cover of the illustated banzuke)

The actors Arashi Sangor˘ II (top), Ichikawa Danz˘ IV (left), Sawamura Kunitar˘ I (right/the old noble woman killing a villain) and Arashi Mitsuemon I (right/the villain being killed) playing the roles of Kan Sh˘j˘, Terukuni, Kakuju and Sukune Tar˘ in the "D˘my˘ji" scene of the drama "Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami", which was staged in the 8th lunar month of 1796 in Ky˘to at the Minamigawa no Shibai (cover of the illustated banzuke)

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV playing the role of Kokura Buzen in the drama "Sh˘bu Kawa Yakko D˘j˘ji", which was staged in the 1st lunar month of 1793 in ďsaka at the Kado no Shibai (print made by Ryűk˘sai)

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV playing the role of Terukuni in the drama "Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami", which was staged in the 8th lunar month of 1796 at the Kitagawa no Shibai in Ky˘to

The actors Ichikawa Danzabur˘ IV, Ichikawa Danz˘ IV and Ichikawa Dansaku relaxing on a seashore in an illustration extracted from Shikitei Samba's book "Yakusha Sangaiky˘" published in Edo in 1800

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV playing the role of ďboshi Yuranosuke in the drama "Kanadehon Chűshingura", which was produced by Anegawa Kamesabur˘ and staged from March to the 5th lunar month of 1802 in ďsaka at the Kado no Shibai

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV in an illustration from the book "Yakusha Meisho Zue", written by Takizawa Bakin and published in ďsaka in 1800 by Hachimonjiya Hachizaemon

Ichikawa Danz˘ IV in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni I (1798~1800)

 
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