From the Folktales Far & Wide mural, on permanent display in the children’s department of the Martin Library in York, PA.
Anansi is the Spider Man from stories originating in West Africa. This scene is from the tale of how he came to be the keeper of all stories. You can read a version here. Also, in this book (highly recommended). He is returning (Illustration Friday theme: Return) to the Sky God to deliver his conquests and claim his prize.