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GloPAD ID 1004127
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Digital Object Title Bunraku performance of Keisei awa no naruto, December 1977
Performance Date Unknown
Section of the Performance Performance: Act I
Production 1977Dec11, Kokuritsu shougekijou, Bunraku, Meiboku sendai hagi
Piece Keisei awa no naruto
Performance Place Kokuritsu shōgekijō
Performance Notes Character is most likely Oyumi. The head puppeteer (hidden in this image) for this character for this production was Yoshida Bunshō.
Component Associated Performing Art Puppetry
Component Puppet costuming
Component Activity Date Unknown
Date Object Created Unknown
Date Object Destroyed Unknown
Component Notes This image shows the use of the Bunraku puppet doll "mouth needle" (kuchibari), which is used to make the character appear to bite on a cloth or some other property.
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Rights Statement
Credit Line Courtesy of The Barbara Curtis Adachi Bunraku Collection, C.V. Starr East Asian library, Columbia University.
Ordering Information Contact C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University, starr@libraries.cul.columbia.edu.