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

河原崎座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1738 (Genbun 3), 11th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

30.5 x 44.9 cm (12 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1671

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e), ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Theater: Kawarazaki

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