Fancy letter I drop cap image. This I image contains a black letter I with some designs on the face of it. Surrounding the I are ivy vines with leaves, curli-cues and stems. The leaves of this fancy letter image could be placed within or above the text it introduces.
Thomas E. Hill published Hill’s Album of Biography and Art in 1882. It included a number of wonderful illustrations and stock print foundry images.
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.