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First Gathering of Actors for the Kaomise Performances at the Great Theaters of Edo (Edo ôshibai kaomise kyôgen sôza chû yorizome no zu)

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MFA impressions: 06.658, 11.20244 Title, signature, and publisher's mark in the right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

(Kiyonaga ga in right margin, cut off of this impression) (清長画)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1784 (Tenmei 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Kobe City Art Mus., Megane-e to Tokaido (1984), #21; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #554, and pl. 178; Hirano 1939, #691

Dimensions

Horizontal double ôban

Accession Number

06.658

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints