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

山村座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1709 (Hôei 6), 11th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

31.9 x 38.7 cm (12 9/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1679

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1679, 11.27126

Theater: Yamamura

The Yamamura theater operated in Edo from 1642 to 1714 and was closed as a result of the Ejima-Ikushima affair.
1709、己丑、宝永06、11・01
劇場: 山村
 座元: 山村長太夫

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