Kabuki Playbill (Tsuji banzuke) for Kanadehon Chûshingura at the Nakamura Theater

中村座辻番付 「仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)」

Japanese
Edo period
1799 (Kansei 11), 4th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Murayamaya Genbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

29.8 x 38.7 cm (11 3/4 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1615

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura
Theater: Nakamura
1799、己未、寛政11、04・07
中村
 仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)、11幕

口上に「四月狂言」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