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

中村座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1724 (Kyôhô 9), 11th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Murayamaya Genbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

29 x 42.5 cm (11 7/16 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1675

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e), ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Theater: Nakamura

Signed

(signature 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