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

森田座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1762 (Hôreki 12), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Kanai Hanbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

30.6 x 43.7 cm (12 1/16 x 17 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1664

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1644, 11.27132

Theater: Morita

Signed

(Eshi Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu, in lower left margin, cut off of this impression)

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