Food and Drink

Vintage Pumpkin ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on September 2, 2014

This vintage clipping provides some brief information about pumpkins and an illustration of a pumpkin placed on its side. Along with other details, the article states that young pumpkins can be used as a vegetable and when ripe they form a valuable esculent for soups and pumpkin pies. My original scan is from Beeton’s New Dictionary […]

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Child’s China Tea Set ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on August 31, 2014

Here is a vintage advertisement for a delightful child’s china tea set that is decorated with floral designs. The set consists of 6 cups, 6 saucers, 4 plates, cake plate, cream pitcher, teapot and sugar bowl. It was priced at 75 cents or $1.70 with a one-year subscription to the American Agriculturist magazine. The vintage […]

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Fresh Garden Vegetables ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on August 28, 2014

This beautiful vintage image features a colorful display of fresh garden vegetables. Included in the display are two ears of white corn, two ripe red tomatoes and three varieties of radishes. The image is from the Peter Henderson & Co. Everything for the Garden Manual, 1898. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Garden Peas Henderson […]

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Victorian Tea Pot ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on August 28, 2014

This lovely illustration of an elegantly designed Victorian tea pot is from The Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue, published for the proprietors, by George Virtue in London, 1851. Here is a black and white clip art version of the tea pot. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Tea and Coffee Set ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Large Coffee and […]

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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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