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
1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1), 1st month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Murayamaya Genbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

44.3 x 31 cm (17 7/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1761

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1761, 11.27695

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura
Theater: Nakamura
1801、辛酉、寛政13、01・23
中村
 仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)、11幕、11段目迄残らず

市川団蔵七役。口上に沢村宗十郎病気等、上演に至る経緯についての記述あり。

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