Kabuki Playbill (Tsuji banzuke) for Hatsumonbi Kuruwa Soga at the Nakamura Theater

中村座辻番付 「初紋日艶郷曽我(はつもんびくるわそが)」

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 2nd month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Murayamaya Genbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), p. 257, fig. 90.2

Dimensions

30.5 x 39.8 cm (12 x 15 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1737

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e), ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hatsumonbi Kuruwa Soga
Theater: Nakamura
1780、庚子、安永09、02・01
中村
 初紋日艶郷曽我(はつもんびくるわそが)、2番目新狂言

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock