Kabuki Playbill (Tsuji banzuke) for Hikosan Gongen Chikai no Sukedachi at the Morita Theater

森田座辻番付 「彦山権現誓助剣(ひこさんごんげんちかいのすけだち)」

Japanese
Edo period
1799 (Kansei 11), 1st month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Ogawa Hansuke (Japanese)


Dimensions

29.5 x 44 cm (11 5/8 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1570

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1570, 11.28462

Play: Hikosan Gongen Chikai no Sukedachi
Theater: Morita
1799、己未、寛政11、01・13
森田
 彦山権現誓助剣(ひこさんごんげんちかいのすけだち)、11冊揃、敵討の段迄残らず

日付「十三日」は墨書にも見える。口上に顔見世狂言は「初日延引」「極月八日迄大入」とあり。

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