Opening Night in the Theater District for Two Theaters of Edo (Edo ryôza Shibai-machi kaomise no zu)

「江戸両座芝居町顔見世之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1841 (Tenpô 12)
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #104; Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 162

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.3 x 34.3 cm (8 3/8 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.792

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eisen ga
英泉画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection