This is a stock publisher’s image that was included in the book A Box of Stories: Packed for Young Folks that was published by Blackie & Son of Glasgow. It dates back to at least 1883.
Delicate while dramatic, this fancy letter P drop cap image would make a great addition to your next project. Vintage and full of great scrollwork this is one classy letter.
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.