|TAMAGAWA SHUZEN I|
Line number: SHODAI (I)
Master: Tamagawa Sennoj˘ I
Adoptive father: Takii Sanzabur˘
1653: this native from Ky˘to starts his career in Edo as a disciple of Tamagawa Sennoj˘ I, who gives him the name of Tamagawa Shuzen I.
1665: he is adopted by Murayama Matasabur˘ I's adopted son Takii Sanzabur˘, who has no heir.
Beginning of the 1670s: Shuzen retires from the Kabuki world and takes the tonsure. As a buddhist monk, he is called Kaken.
Tamagawa Shuzen I
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