Animals

This vintage Easter postcard includes an image of a hen and her chicks in a lush green meadow. The hen is bringing food and all of her adorable chicks are rushing toward her for it. The old fashioned message on the card is: A Joyous Eastertide.Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Vintage Egg in […]

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Vintage Horse Covert Hack ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on March 5, 2014

Here is a vintage black and white clip art image of a sleek, elegant horse. The breed of this horse is covert hack. The image is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume II, circa 1869. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Rooster Hen Dorkings ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Victorian Baby Bassinet ~ Free Clip Art […]

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Swan, Duck, Ducklings ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on March 4, 2014

In this beautiful old image, a graceful swan, a contented-looking duck and 3 adorable little ducklings are all swimming peacefully in the water of a pond at the farm. The image is from an antique children’s storybook titled Visit to the Farm by Koerner & Hayes, 1896. Here is a black and white clipart version of the image. […]

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Rooster Hen Dorkings ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on February 23, 2014

Here is a black and white clip art image of a rooster and hen. These beauties are Dorkings (breed). The image is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume II, circa 1869. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Victorian Baby Bassinet ~ Free Clip Art Pigs, Piglets, Rooster and Hen Farm Animals ~ Free Graphic Langshan Rooster and […]

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This Victorian advertising card includes an adorable image of a young girl cuddling three kittens. A small black dog, watching from the sidelines, appears to be a little jealous.The advertising on the back of the card is for Scott’s Emulsion of Cod Liver Oil with the Hypophosphites of Lime and Soda.Click on images to enlarge. […]

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Here is an interesting antique catalogue advertisement for a Henderson New Horse Lawn Mower. The ad claims that this new mower will leave the surface of the lawn as smooth as velvet. I’m guessing the man riding the mower takes the job seriously since he’s dressed in a suit and not just any old pair […]

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Puppy in Wooden Tub ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on February 16, 2014

This adorable brown puppy is about to get a bath in an old-fashioned, small wooden tub that has been placed on a short stool. The image is from A Summer at Grandma’s, published by Homewood Publishing Company in 1902. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Cute White Puppy Vintage Image Wooden Wheelbarrow Vintage Illustration […]

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In this old sepia-toned farm scene, a pig and her piglets are cozy in the hay. A rooster and hen are perched on the roof of what is likely either a pig pen or chicken coop. The rooster thinks the pigs are sleeping too long and being lazy so he is crowing to try to […]

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Free Vintage Image ~ A Yellow Cat

by Julie J on October 15, 2013

Here is a vintage image of a yellow cat sitting on the floor looking upward. This is how my sister’s cat, Tom, sat when my sister would be preparing his food. Tom is black and white though. I don’t know if real cats come in this shade of yellow. The illustration is from Our Little Book […]

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Free Vintage Image ~ Golden Brown Dog

by Julie J on October 15, 2013

Here is a vintage image of a golden-brown colored dog in mid-step. The dog appears to be eager for something, perhaps he’s anxious to fetch a stick that his master is about to throw. The illustration is from Our Little Book for Little Folks, a school reader published in 1896. Click on image to enlarge. […]

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