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

中村座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Murayamaya Genbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

33 x 48 cm (13 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1475

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1475, 11.27251

Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu

絵師鳥居清満筆

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