This vintage image is from one of the many wonderful children’s books from the publishing firm Blackie & Son of Glasgow. It was included in their 1883 work A Box of Stories: Packed for Young Folks.
A pair of fierce, yet beautiful fish face off in this black and white vintage border. With their tails forming part of the delicate greenery that surrounds them, this fish image is truly something special.
This image is copyright free and in the public domain anywhere that extends copyrights 70 years after death or at least 120 years after publication when the original illustrator is unknown.