Animals

Cat’s Cradle ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on January 30, 2015

Here is an adorable vintage clip art illustration of a young Victorian girl teaching her cat Tabby, and the kittens, how to play Cat’s Cradle. One kitten is fast asleep but the mother cat and the kittens that are awake appear to be amused by the lesson. The engraving is from the October 1885 issue of St. […]

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Buff Cochins Hen and Rooster ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on January 22, 2015

Here is a wonderful vintage clip art image of a hen and rooster. They are Buff Cochins. The illustration is from a dictionary in my collection that was published in 1906. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Silver Gray Dorkings ~ Free Chicken Clip Art Silver-Laced Wyandottes ~ Free Chicken Clip Art Partridge Cochins Chickens […]

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The Lion ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 21, 2015

Here is a magnificent vintage illustration of a beautiful strong lion standing on a grassy slope. There are plants with red leaves growing in the grass and a palm tree in the background. A brief description of lions is included at the bottom of the page.  The image is from Little Folks Natural History that […]

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The Rabbit ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 6, 2015

Here is a wonderful vintage illustration of a brown and white rabbit with a carrot on the ground in front of him. There are four more rabbits in the background and a brief description of the difference between tame rabbits and wild ones at the bottom of the page. The image is from Little Folks […]

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Caesar and Pompey ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on January 1, 2015

I love dogs and this vintage engraving of two adorable sleeping puppies just melts my heart! The puppies’ names are Casear and Pompey and the illustration was engraved for St. Nicholas magazine from a study by J. H. Dolph. Here is an accompanying poem titled Caesar and Pompey by Tudor Jenks. I scanned these pages […]

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Victorian Boy and Dog ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on December 5, 2014

Here is a wonderful silhouette of a Victorian boy in his nightgown and cap, walking with a lit candle in his hand. His dog is walking in front of the boy. The image is a stencil from the Priscilla Fancy Work Catalogue, 1910. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Corticelli Silk Kittens ~ Free […]

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Free Vintage Turkey Clip Art

by Julie J on November 26, 2014

This wonderful vintage turkey illustration is from the November 1922 issue of Woman’s World magazine. Here is a black and white clip art version. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Baboon Holding Open Book ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Corticelli Silk Kittens ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Caesar and Pompey ~ Free Vintage Clip […]

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Corticelli Silk Kittens ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 17, 2014

This vintage magazine advertisement for Corticelli Silk features two sweet kittens playing with a spool of thread. The ad is from the March 1907 issue of The Ladies’ Home Journal. Here is a black and white clip art version of the kittens from the ad. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Clothes Iron ~ […]

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Partridge Cochins Chickens ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 10, 2014

Here is a vintage clip art image of a hen and rooster. They are Partridge Cochins. The illustration is from a dictionary in my collection that was published in 1906. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Brahmas Hen and Rooster ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Silver Gray Dorkings ~ Free Chicken Clip Art Silver-Laced […]

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Christmas Kitten ~ Free Vintage Postcard Graphic

by Julie J on October 24, 2014

This adorable vintage Christmas postcard graphic features a sweet gray and white kitten, with big blue eyes, framed by a sprig of holly and berries. The message on the card is: Christmas Greetings. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Car Filled with Mistletoe ~ Free Graphic Three Angels ~ Free Vintage Christmas Graphic Holly […]

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