Birds

This vintage clip art illustration features a beautiful bird proudly perched on a branch of a lovely flowering plant. The image is from the January 1890 issue of lngalls’ Home Magazine. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Map of the Bird ~ Free Vintage Illustration Cedar Waxwing ~ Free Vintage Bird Clip Art An […]

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Bird with Flowering Branch ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on March 28, 2015

This lovely vintage card features a beautifully colored bird carrying a branch in its beak. The branch is blossoming with blue and pink flowers. The bird is in flight over a body of water and another bird in the background is flying towards the water. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Bird on Branch […]

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Cedar Waxwing ~ Free Vintage Bird Clip Art

by Julie J on March 21, 2015

Here is a vintage illustration of a Cedar Waxwing perched on a fruiting branch of a cherry tree. Information included on the page indicates that the length of the Cedar Waxwing measures between 6.50 and 7.25 inches. Here is a black and white clip art version of the beautiful bird from the page. I scanned the […]

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Here is a wonderfully fun two-page set of vintage sheet music that features The Brownies Gavotte from the Suite of Brownie Dances composed by S. G. Pratt. A cute owl is in the upper top left hand corner, and beautifully illustrated clusters of flowers frame the top and left hand side, of the first page. A sweet bird sits at […]

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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: Cedar Waxwing ~ Free Vintage Bird Clip Art Bird on Flowering Branch ~ Free […]

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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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