Food and Drink

Kate Greenaway Strawberries ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on August 13, 2014

Here is a pretty illustration of three strawberries with vines and leaves attached. The image is from the Victorian children’s storybook A Day in a Child’s Life by Kate Greenaway, circa 1881. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Victorian Girls by Kate Greenaway Kate Greenaway Sleeping Victorian Girl ~ Free Vintage Storybook […]

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French Olive Oil ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on August 12, 2014

Here is an aged and shabby vintage advertisement for Veuve Chaffard Pure Olive Oil that was bottled in France. The image is from the back cover of the August-September 1910 issue of Cooking School Magazine. Here is a cleaned up black and white clip art version of the bottle of olive oil from the ad. […]

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Here is a catalogue listing for a vintage enamelled-on-steel kettle. The cost for the 4 quart size kettle was $1.35; the 5 quart size cost $1.58. The ad is from the 1897-8 H. O’neill & Co. catalogue. Here is a black and white clipart version of the kettle. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Vintage Coffee Grinder ~ […]

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Vintage Coffee Grinder ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on July 29, 2014

This vintage illustration of a coffee grinder is from the 1897-8 H. O’neill & Co. catalogue. The grinder had a wood frame and cost 50 cents. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Arcade Crystal Coffee Grinder Ad and Clip Art Vintage Tea and Coffee Pots ~ Free Clip Art Free Vintage Coffee […]

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Vintage Tea and Coffee Pots ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on July 23, 2014

This vintage catalogue listing features an elegant Imperial Tea Pot and Coffee Pot. Prices for each ranged from 75 cents for the one pint size to $1.60 for 6 pints. I scanned this image from The Wanamaker Stores 1903-4 Holiday Catalogue. Here is a black and white clip art version of the tea pot and coffee pot […]

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Yellow Layer Cake ~ Free Vintage Food Graphic

by Julie J on July 20, 2014

Here is a vintage image of a delicious looking four-layer yellow cake on a white serving plate. A piece of the cake has been cut and is set out on a small dish, ready to be served. The image is from the Ryzon Baking Book by Marion Harris Neil, 1917. Edited to add the recipe (by request). Click on […]

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This engraving of a large coffee and tea service is from The Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue, published for the proprietors, by George Virtue in London, 1851. This beautiful set was a work of Mr. John Ridgway of Cauldron Place, Staffordshire Potteries. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Tea and Coffee Set ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Antique […]

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Here are yummy looking images of: a stack of buckwheat pancakes, a stack of waffles and plate of popovers. The illustrations are from Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management, circa 1888. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Fall Harvest Display of Vegetables Clip Art Free Vintage Image ~ Ryzon Waffles Vintage […]

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Here is a vintage image of a beautifully lush cluster of grapes with their leaves attached. The fully ripe grapes are hanging by a vine from a branch. This image is from the May 1880 issue of the American Agriculturist magazine. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Cherries and White Grapes Clip Art Free […]

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This vintage catalogue advertisement features an assortment of kitchen stoveware. Some items included in the collection are: a tin copper bottom wash boiler, kettle, teakettle, coffeepot, teapot, basting spoon, stove shovel, muffin pan, pie plates, bread pans, cake pans, rolling pin, colander, biscuit cutter, doughnut cutter, nutmeg grater, flour sifter, egg beater, dust pan, butcher knife, paring […]

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