Posted by Alec W. (220.127.116.11) on March 08, 2021 at 15:19:11:
In Reply to: want to find out this picture's provena posted by liu sih han on March 08, 2021 at 11:11:16:
It comes from an 1855 polyptych published by Izumiya Ichibei 和泉屋市兵衛 -- I think it's a hexaptych.
MFA Boston has the three left sheets, of which the design in question is not included:
They give the title as "Sagami-yō Genji-sei" 相模様源氏製 ("Made by Genji in Sagami Style").
Yamada-Shoten has the right five sheets, including your design:
But they give another title, "Sono Yukari Sode ga Ura" 其紫袖ヶ浦染.
Also, ukiyo-e.org shows that Hara Shobo once listed the full hexaptych, and it does appear that the leftmost and rightmost sheets have the different titles given by the other sources:
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