Birds

Swans in the Park ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on March 4, 2015

Here is a wonderful vintage illustration of swans in the park. There is one large swan in the foreground and several swans swimming on a stream in the background. A beautiful old bridge arches over the stream and several birds are in flight in the distant background. The image is from Little Folks Natural History […]

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This beautiful vintage Easter postcard features two birds carrying eggs that are decorated with blue flowers and pink ribbons. Branches of pussy willows are tucked behind the background and peek out from slits on the right side and top of the background of the postcard. The outer edge of the card is finished in a […]

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Map of the Bird ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on February 10, 2015

This vintage illustration, titled Map of the Bird, identifies the numerous parts of a bird. The sketch is by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, from the book Birdcraft by Mabel Osgood Wright, 1897, a recent addition to my collection.Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: An Eagle and Its Nest ~ Free Vintage Illustration Bird Seed Ad and Clip […]

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An Eagle and Its Nest ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 23, 2015

Here is a beautiful vintage illustration of an eagle and its nest. The illustration features an eagle perched on a tree branch, with a small fish clutched in its talons, near the nest its two hungry babies. The eagle appears to be checking for any threat of danger before feeding the babies. The image is […]

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Victorian Calling Card Roses ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on January 13, 2015

This lovely Victorian calling card includes an illustration of a hand holding two red roses and a white dove resting on the stem of the flowers. The illustration is framed in small blue flowers and the card is finished with a scalloped edge. The message on the card is: Believe my love is sincere. Click […]

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Pigeons ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 11, 2015

Here is a wonderful vintage illustration of pigeons. There are two pigeons at a feeding dish in the foreground, five pigeons in flight in the near and distant background and three more pigeons resting on a birdhouse in the field in the background. A brief description about pigeons is included at the bottom of the page. […]

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Birds in Snow ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on December 24, 2014

The illustration on this lovely vintage card features three blue and yellow colored birds. Two of the birds are on the ground in the snow and the third bird is flying down to join the others. One of the birds has found a red berry to eat. Snowy branches and foliage frame the outer edges […]

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Singing Birds ~ Vintage New Year Postcard

by Julie J on December 19, 2014

This vintage New Year postcard includes an adorable illustration of blue and pink birds perched on a branch. One bird is a music conductor and three birds are lined up on the branch, all singing their little hearts out. A sprig of holly and berries is behind, and supporting, the conductor bird’s music book. The message […]

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Feeding Winter Birds ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on December 6, 2014

This vintage clip art illustration features two young Victorian girls feeding the winter birds. The illustration is from the March 1920 issue of Little Folks magazine. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Birds and Birdhouse ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Bird on Branch with Leaves and Berries ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Victorian Girl […]

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Birds Christmas Postcard ~ Free Vintage Graphic

by Julie J on November 12, 2014

This lovely vintage Christmas postcard features two birds perched side-by-side on a branch of holly. The birds are brown and with red coloring around their eyes and on their breasts. One of the birds is singing. There are berries growing on the branch of holly and there are bits of snow on a few of […]

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