Here is an image of a young Victorian girl, facing left, standing in a patch of grass. She is wearing a knee-length dress that has ruffles at the armhole and hem and a ribbon at the waist that is tied into a bow at the back. She has on a sunbonnet with a large brim that covers her face. The image is from the September 1885 issue of St. Nicholas magazine. Victorian girl, vintage sunbonnet clipart, black and white clip art, Victorian child illustration, girl dress bonnet imageHere is a version of the image without the shadow. Victorian girl, vintage sunbonnet clipart, black and white clip art, Victorian child illustration, girl dress bonnet imageClick on images to enlarge.

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Here is a vintage French seed label that features a lovely illustration of purple and yellow pansies. The description on the label is: Pensee Anglaise a Grande Fleur Variee. This type of vintage seed label would have been pasted on a seed packet or jar of seeds for retail sale. French seed packet, old fashioned seed package, vintage garden graphics, English pansy image, pensee anglaise, vintage pansy clip artClick on image to enlarge.

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Vintage Crab Engraving ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on July 27, 2014

Here is a vintage engraving of a crab. The scientific name for this type of crab is Cancer pagurus. The illustration is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume I, circa 1869. crab clip art, black and white clipart, vintage crab engraving, sea crustacean illustration, cancer pagurus crab imageClick on image to enlarge.

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This charming Kate Greenaway image features a mother walking with her baby girl. The mom is holding an open turquoise-colored umbrella above them with her right hand. She is cradling her baby in her left arm and the baby’s head is resting on mommy’s shoulder. The image is from Marigold Garden by Kate Greenaway, circa 1892. Click on image to enlarge.

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Pine Cones ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on July 26, 2014

Here are two illustrations of pine cones that grow on a Scots pine tree. The first is a single pine cone; the second shows two pine cones on a branchlet.

Fig. 186 Cone of Pinus Sylvestris Scots tree pine cone illustration, vintage botanical engraving, pine cones on branch, black and white clip art, cone pinus sylvestris Fig. 187 is a Branchlet and Cones of Pinus Sylvestris. Scots tree pine cone illustration, vintage botanical engraving, pine cones on branch, black and white clip art, cone pinus sylvestris The imagess are from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885.

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Here is a vintage seed packet for Kale. The front of the package includes an illustration of a head of kale with a field of kale in the background.  This vintage envelope for kale seeds was printed for the Card Seed Co. card seed co, vintage garden clip art, old fashioned seed package, vintage seed packet, kale garden seed pack graphicsThe back of the The back of the packet gives suggestions for planting and care of the plant.card seed co, vintage garden clip art, old fashioned seed package, vintage seed packet, kale garden seed pack graphicsClick on images to enlarge.

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This vintage catalogue page features two old-fashioned couches. The style illustrated at the top of the page is a Quarter-Sawed Oak Couch; the style illustrated at the bottom of the page is a Fabricord Leather Couch. The page is from the Universal Home Furnishers catalogue published by the Spiegel May Stern Co. in 1908. Victorian couch image, antique furniture clipart, black and white clip art, old catalog page, old fashioned sofa graphicsHere are black and white versions of the couches from the page.Victorian couch image, antique furniture clipart, black and white clip art, old catalog page, old fashioned sofa graphics Victorian couch image, antique furniture clipart, black and white clip art, old catalog page, old fashioned sofa graphicsClick on images to enlarge.

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Here is a beautiful old map of North America. Countries included on this map are: Canada, Greenland, United States, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Cuba and Haiti. This is a C. S. Hammond map that was printed in one of a two-volume set of dictionaries in my collection that was published in 1906. antique map, vintage map North America, history geography North America, old map free graphics, C. S. Hammond mapClick on image to enlarge.

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This vintage catalogue listing features five adorable teddy bears ranging in price from 45 cents for a basic 12” teddy bear to $1.53 for a 17” plush teddy bear. The ad is from the 1916 Sears Roebuck and Co. winter catalogue. antique teddy bear, vintage teddybear clipart, black and white clip art, old fashioned toy, teddy bear illustrationHere is a black and white clip art version of the illustration of teddy bears from the ad. antique teddy bear, vintage teddybear clipart, black and white clip art, old fashioned toy, teddy bear illustrationClick on images to enlarge.

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Here is a grungy old cover of an antique book in my collection. The glue in the spine of the book has become dry and brittle and the cover has separated from the contents of the book. The book is Hooker’s Illustrated Natural History by Worthington Hooker, M.D. It was published in 1864. antique book cover, vintage texture, shabby ephemera printable, digital texture image, grunge graphics freeClick on image to enlarge.

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