1884 Wood Engraving Stanley Mtgata Tanzania Africa Springs Expedition XGTA6


This is an original 1884 black and white wood engraving of Sir Henry Morton Stanley's (1841-1904) expedition at the hot springs of Mtagata, Tanzania, Africa.

Stanley is famous for his exploration of Africa. This Welsh journalist and explorer set out to find David Livingstone in Africa and famously said upon finding him, "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?"


This 127+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there are a few small dark spots in the margins of this piece.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 6 inches; 11 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Livingstone, Native, Bath, Jungle