Posted by Alec W. (22.214.171.124) on May 09, 2019 at 22:04:51:
In Reply to: Help to find the author of a wood print posted by Maria Meritxell on May 09, 2019 at 20:58:40:
This is the central panel of a triptych design by Utagawa Kunisada. It belongs to one of the many Genji-related series Kunisada designed.
Interestingly, the original version of this design featured cherry blossoms rather than maple leaves. The MFA in Boston has a complete copy of the original (1856), and the left two panels of the "maple" version (1861):
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