Kabuki Playbill (Tsuji banzuke) for Kanadehon Chûshingura at the Morita Theater

森田座辻番付 「仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちうしんぐら)」

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 4th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Kanai Hanbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

30.5 x 38.2 cm (12 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1694

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1694, 11.28497

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura
Theater: Morita
1781、辛丑、天明01、04・・14?
森田
 仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)、11幕続、竹本、豊竹

10段目。「十四日より」と読んだが不鮮明。

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