Posted by Guy Pepermans (188.8.131.52) on July 28, 2014 at 11:38:09:
In Reply to: Toyokuni 1 diptych posted by Gillies McKenna on July 27, 2014 at 22:43:33:
The actors Iwai Hanshirô V (right) as 'Onna Seigen' and Ichikawa Danjurô VII (role not read) during the première of the play 'Sumidagawa hana no Goshozome', performed at the Ichimura-za in Edo, 3rd month 1814.
As Hanshirô and other leading actors, Danjurô held different roles during this play.
References: Waseda nr 100-8454 (right panel only) and http://www.kabuki21.com/.
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