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
1783 (Tenmei 3), 7th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

30.5 x 39 cm (12 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1632

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura, Acts 10 and 11
Theater: Nakamura
1783、癸卯、天明03、07・07
中村
 仮名手本忠臣蔵 [かなでほんちゅうしんぐら] 10段目、天川屋の段 11段目、敵討の段

2代目八百蔵追善。時記載は口上に拠る。

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