Nakamura Noshio II in an illustration from the book "Yakusha Mono Iwai" (1784)
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The actors Asao Tamejûrô I, Ichikawa Danzô IV and Nakamura Noshio II playing the roles of Yokawa no Zenji Kakuhan, the fox Genkurô 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)

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