Celebrating the Opening of the Theatrical Season (Kaomise no arisama), from the book Ehon monomi ga oka, Vol. 2

絵本物見岡 「顔見世のありさま」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1788 (Tenmei 8)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, book list #0130

Dimensions

Two chûbon pages; 20.1 x 27 cm (7 15/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.238

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)
無款

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse