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Topic: female impersonators

1763
1763
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1911
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1911
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Arashi hinaji no jōrurigozen

Arashi hinaji no jōrurigozen

Print shows actor Arashi Hinaji in an onnagata role as the princess Jōruri Gozen, standing on a veranda, holding a lantern.

Iwai hanshirō no shirabyōshi

Iwai hanshirō no shirabyōshi

Print shows Iwai Hanshirō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in the role of a shirabyōshi dancer (as a woman dressed as a man).

Yamashita kinsaku no yoshitomo no shōjin tokiwagozen

Yamashita kinsaku no yoshitomo no shōjin tokiwagozen

Print shows Yamashita Kinsaku II, full-length, standing, facing left, holding a long, narrow wall hanging, in the role of Tokiwa Gozen.

Ichikawa komazō no sano no genzaemon segawa kikunojō no keisei tamagiku

Ichikawa komazō no sano no genzaemon segawa kikunojō no keisei tamagik...

Print shows the actor Ichikawa Komazō as Sanno no Genzaemon holding an umbrella and walking with the courtesan Tamagiku, portrayed by the actor Segawa Kikunojō.

Onoe tamizō

Onoe tamizō

Print shows the actor Onoe Tamizō, full-length portrait, standing, facing right in an onnagata role.

Segawa Kikunojō

Segawa Kikunojō

Print shows the actor Segawa Kikunojō III, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in the role of a geisha.

Nidaime yamashita kinsaku

Nidaime yamashita kinsaku

Print shows the actor Yamashita Kinsaku II, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in an onnagata role.

Yatsushi kōshohei

Yatsushi kōshohei

Print shows a Chinese sage as a woman holding a pipe, sitting in front of a screen.

Gokuin sen'emon to okuri no onna

Gokuin sen'emon to okuri no onna

Print shows two actors in a kabuki play, one as a woman with a paper lantern standing next to Gokuin Sen'emon, one of the five chivalrous men.

Bijin to otafuku

Bijin to otafuku

Print shows two actors, one wearing an otafuku mask and drinking from a cup, head-and-shoulders portrait.

Segawa michisaburō

Segawa michisaburō

Print shows the actor Segawa Michisaburō, full-length portrait, body turned to the right, facing left, holding a board in raised left hand, in an onnagata role.

Nakamaru matsue no keisei miyako

Nakamaru matsue no keisei miyako

Print shows the actor Nakamura Matsue in an onnagata role as the keisei (courtesan) Miyako, standing at a gate in the wall around a city, beating a small drum.

Godaime iwayahanshirō no fujimusume to sandaime bandōmitsugorō no zatō

Godaime iwayahanshirō no fujimusume to sandaime bandōmitsugorō no zatō

Print shows the actor Iwai Hanshirō V in the role of a woman, Fuji Musume, speaking to a man, the actor Bandō Mitsugorō III as Zatō, sitting on the ground holding a stick.

Ofusa tokubei

Ofusa tokubei

Print shows a full-length portrait of a Ofusa, a young woman about to depart on a suicide journey in order to spend eternity with her lover Tokubei.

Segawa kikunojō no hashihime

Segawa kikunojō no hashihime

Print shows Segawa Kikunojō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing in front of a screen, facing front, in an onnagata role portraying Hashihime (Lady at the Bridge, chapter 45 of the Tale of Genji).

Nakamura karoku no kinokuniya koharu

Nakamura karoku no kinokuniya koharu

Print shows the actor Nakamura Karoku, in an onnagata role of the courtesan Kinokuniya Koharu, full-length, standing, binding her thighs with a long ribbon, from the play Shinju Ten no Amijima; a standing scree... more

Fujimusume no harukoma

Fujimusume no harukoma

Print shows an actor, possibly wearing a mask, in the role of a maiden with a hobby horse hand puppet.

Mr. and Mrs. Julian Eltinge

Mr. and Mrs. Julian Eltinge

Julian Eltinge and a woman identified as his wife, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, standing on the deck of the S.S. Siberia at dock in Yokohama-shi, Japan.

The angel of the show / W.E. Hill '12.

The angel of the show / W.E. Hill '12.

Illustration shows Theodore Roosevelt as a burlesque dancer labeled "Rosie", clutching money, and standing with a man labeled "Perkins" who is reaching into his pocket; in the background is a poster labeled "Bu... more

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Print shows three actors portraying a woman and two men on board a ship; one of the men holds a large ax.

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Print shows three actors portraying a woman and two men on board a ship; one of the men holds a large ax.

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Print shows three actors portraying a woman and two men on board a ship; one of the men holds a large ax.

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Hakata kojorō kezori kuemon komatsuya sōshichi

Print shows three actors portraying a woman and two men on board a ship; one of the men holds a large ax.

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Print shows actors portraying a woman and two men in an episode depicting the ritual suicide of one of the male characters.

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Print shows actors portraying a woman and two men in an episode depicting the ritual suicide of one of the male characters.

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Print shows actors portraying a woman and two men in an episode depicting the ritual suicide of one of the male characters.

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Tanizawa tanomo wakatō kihei iwafuji meshitsukai chiyo

Print shows actors portraying a woman and two men in an episode depicting the ritual suicide of one of the male characters.

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Print shows the courtesan Katsuragi outside a sedan chair between two rival lovers and samurai, one is her husband Nagoya Sanza and the other is Fuwa Banzaemon.

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Print shows the courtesan Katsuragi outside a sedan chair between two rival lovers and samurai, one is her husband Nagoya Sanza and the other is Fuwa Banzaemon.

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Print shows the courtesan Katsuragi outside a sedan chair between two rival lovers and samurai, one is her husband Nagoya Sanza and the other is Fuwa Banzaemon.

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Nagoya sanzaburō fuwa banzaemon katsuragi

Print shows the courtesan Katsuragi outside a sedan chair between two rival lovers and samurai, one is her husband Nagoya Sanza and the other is Fuwa Banzaemon.

Iwai Shijaku no Miyahime

Iwai Shijaku no Miyahime

Print shows onnagata actor Iwai Shijaku, full-length portrait, in the role of Miyahime, standing next to a stream in a hilly landscape with two rabbits in the background.

Iwai Shijaku no Miyahime

Iwai Shijaku no Miyahime

Print shows onnagata actor Iwai Shijaku, full-length portrait, in the role of Miyahime, standing next to a stream in a hilly landscape with two rabbits in the background.

Wm. H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee (formerly of Primrose & West).

Wm. H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee (formerly of Primrose & West).

Includes full length portraits of McMahon and King in costumes.

Wm. H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee (formerly of Primrose & West).

Wm. H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee (formerly of Primrose & West).

Includes full length portraits of McMahon and King in costumes.

Mimasu tokujirō no san

Mimasu tokujirō no san

Ukiyo-e actor print, full-length portrait showing the actor Mimasu Tokujirō in an onnagata role as San fixing her hair and holding large wooden container in left hand.

Mimasu tokujirō no san

Mimasu tokujirō no san

Ukiyo-e actor print, full-length portrait showing the actor Mimasu Tokujirō in an onnagata role as San fixing her hair and holding large wooden container in left hand.

Matsumoto kyōzou

Matsumoto kyōzou

Print shows Matsumoto Hyōzo, an actor in an onnagata (female impersonator) role, full-length, walking to the right, holding a child by the hand and carrying a parasol in her left hand.

Matsumoto kyōzou

Matsumoto kyōzou

Print shows Matsumoto Hyōzo, an actor in an onnagata (female impersonator) role, full-length, walking to the right, holding a child by the hand and carrying a parasol in her left hand.