Vintage Clip Art Image – Wonderful Octopus or Cuttle-fish

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Vintage Octopus Image

*Update: I’ve added this second version of the same Vintage Octopus Image, the dimensions are smaller, but the resolution is higher. Just wanted to give you another option for your projects!

This looks like an Octopus to me but according to the Early Antique Natural History book that this came from, it’s actually a Common Cuttle-fish. Either way, he has lots of awesome looking legs, and is such a fun graphic to play with! You might like another Vintage Cuttle-fish image from the same book HERE.

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  1. Absolutely in love with this picture. I would like to print it exactly like the original one. Navy blue and white. Do you know ow I could change the colouring???? Please help!!!!

  2. Hi! Is there any way you could email me a high resolution PDF of this octopus image? I am trying to change in photo shop and the DPI is too low for what i want to do!
    Thanks for any help!

  3. Hi! I’d like a high resolution of this octopus for a large scale print I’d like to do. Is there any way to email one to me? Thanks!

    • Karen Watson says:

      Hi Joanna, I’m afraid I don’t take any custom orders. The Octopus is High Resolution already, just click on it to enlarge and then right click to save to your computer. :)

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