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GloPAD ID 1006626
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Digital Object Title "Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy The Quarrel” January 1979
Performance Date January 1979
Performance People Yoshida Bunshō (Puppeteer) (Chiyo) Yoshida Kotama (Puppeteer) (Umeomaru) Kiritake Kanjurō, II (Puppeteer) (Matsuomaru)
Production 1979Jan02, Asahi-za, Sugawara denju tenarai kagami
Piece Sugawara denju tenarai kagami
Performance Notes Puppets used: Bunshichi, Kenbishi, Fukeoyama
Component Associated Performing Art Puppetry
Component Puppet manipulation
Component Activity Date Unknown
Date Object Created Unknown
Date Object Destroyed Unknown
Component Notes Image shows the second puppeteer using the left-arm armature (sashigane) to control the puppet's left arm. To the left one can see the chief puppeteer's hand holding the puppet's sword.
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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,