It does not mean any particular person by Genji nowadays, although it was used as one of the powerful family name of Japan for many years. The story of Genji, was written by a woman Murasaki Shikibu almost 1000 years ago. That was praised as the best love story in upper class society. The life of Genji was painted in many ways such as books, scrolls and screens. We take these tradition and culture in painting images of our screens. You can see fashion and life of our old days of Japan.