'face-showing' kabuki playbill
(kaomise kabuki banzuke)
signed Yoshiiku ga with artist's seal Kiri, combined censor and date seal Ne-kyu, aratame (year of the rat , 9th month, examined)
oban tate-e triptych 14 by 29 1/8 in., 35.7 by 74.1 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (mfa.org), from the Bigelow Collection, accession no. 11.21533-5
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