Season-opening Program (Kaomise banzuke) for the Kawarazaki Theater

河原崎座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1803 (Kyôwa 3), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Yamazakiya Gonzaburô (Japanese), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

33.5 x 46.5 cm (13 3/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1863

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1863, 11.27705

Theater: Kawarazaki
1803、癸亥、享和03、11・01
 劇場: 河原崎

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyonaga hitsu
絵師鳥居清長筆

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