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Henry Morton Stanley meeting David Livingstone at Ujiji, in Africa. Coloured wood engraving by H. Hall after H.M. Stanley, ca.1872.

  • Stanley, Henry M. (Henry Morton), 1841-1904.
Date
1872
Reference
545238i
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Dr Livingstone, I presume?
Doctor Livingstone, I presume?

Description

The two Europeans raise their hats to each other. Stanley is accompanied by many African bearers, Livingstone by a group of Arabian men

Publication/Creation

1872

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving, with watercolour ; image and lettering 36 x 49.4 cm

Lettering

This engraving for which I supplied the materials, represents my meeting with Dr. Livingstone at Ujiji, Lake Tanganyika; and is as correct as if the scene had been photographed. Henry M. Stanley HH

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 545238i

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  • English


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