Kabuki Playbill (Tsuji banzuke) for Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura at the Kawarazaki Theater

河原崎座辻番付 「義経千本桜(よしつねせんぼんざくら)」

Japanese
Edo period
1802 (Kyôwa 2), 11th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Ogawa Hansuke (Japanese)


Dimensions

41.9 x 27.7 cm (16 1/2 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1723

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1723, 11.27691

Play: Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura
Theater: Kawarazaki
1802、壬戌、享和02、11・21
河原崎
 義経千本桜(よしつねせんぼんざくら)、5段続

口上に顔見世延引のこと、「坂東彦三郎義来春早々筑紫天満宮江参詣仕度(略)廿一日より日数十五日之間興行」のこと、「春迄之仮狂言」であること、「直段引下ケ」たことなどの記述あり。

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