George Shaw

Octopus Rare Book Print - A2


What strange beast is the cuttlefish? Ten long arms covered in suckers, enormous eyes, and a beak resembling that of a parrot. All its features are exposed here in their ethereal and other-worldly peculiarities.

This exclusive rare print sourced from Museums Victoria's own collection features bookplate 780 from The Naturalist's Miscellany Volume 18 by George Shaw (1789-1813.)

  • Available exclusively from Museums Victoria Store
  • A2 Print - 420mm x 594mm
  • Printed on Ilford Galerie Textured Cotton Rag paper
  • Made to Order - please allow up to 1 week for dispatch.
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