This is Anatoly Stoessel(1848-1915) He was a Russian General, who signed this postcard in 1905! He was a hero during the Boxer Rebellion, but was sentenced to death (later commuted) for surrendering Fort Arthur during the Russo - Jap war in 1905. Look to your left to see the back of this card. The lines around his head DO NOT appear on the actual postcard. CLICK THE IMAGES TO SEE THEM BETTER.