Posted by Plasmo (184.108.40.206) on March 30, 2017 at 02:40:32:
In Reply to: Bloody battle print to identify posted by Melissa Mayhew on March 30, 2017 at 00:17:54:
This print depicts a scene from the Satsuma Rebellion (1877).
Since the picture is a bit blurry, I can only read the name for the person in purple clothes to the left, which is Fuchinobe Takateru (渕辺高照) who lived from 1840-1877.
The signature reads "‘ju Taiso Yoshitoshi" (応需大蘇芳年) and belongs to Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892). The print itself is not dated, but can be assumed to be from 1877 or slightly thereafter.
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