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

桐座顔見世番付

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nakajimaya Izaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), p. 38, fig. 12; Hirano, Kiyonaga (1939), list #P1, photo pl. CVI

Dimensions

29.8 x 36.5 cm (11 3/4 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1573

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Reprint.
 再興

Signed

Torii Kiyonaga hitsu

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