Lot 259: Author, explorer, and special correspondent for the New York Herald (1841–1904), most famous for his inquiry, 'Dr. Livingstone, I presume?,' upon finding David Livingstone, a fellow explorer who had become lost in the wilds of Zanzibar. Appealing 4.25 x 6.5 cabinet portrait of Stanley, signed in fountain pen, "Yours very truly, Henry M. Stanley." Published by Reutlinger of Paris. In fine condition, with light scattered surface impressions and ink marks.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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