Antique Window Curtains ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on March 7, 2014

Here are three beautiful clip art images of antique window coverings. In the magazine article I scanned these from, the top two images here are each referred to as a “French Shirred Shade” and the bottom image is referred to simply as “Window Covering”. The images are from the April 1894 issue of The Delineator magazine. French shirred shade, antique window covering, vintage window clipart, black and white clip art, old fashioned curtain illustrationFrench shirred shade, antique window covering, vintage window clipart, black and white clip art, old fashioned curtain illustrationFrench shirred shade, antique window covering, vintage window clipart, black and white clip art, old fashioned curtain illustrationClick on images to enlarge.

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This pretty Easter postcard, by vintage artist Ellen Clapsaddle, features an open hat box that has been set on its lid and is tilted to the side. Beautiful purple flowers spill from the box. The message on the postcard is “Good Wishes for Easter”. clapsaddle easter postcard, purple flowers in box, vintage easter clipart, signed ellen clapsaddle, printable easter cardFor additional creative options, here is a version of the postcard without the writing. clapsaddle easter postcard, purple flowers in box, vintage easter clipart, signed ellen clapsaddle, printable easter cardClick on images to enlarge.

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Here are two beautiful vintage clip art images of floral arrangements. They are named “Exhibition” (top image) and “Rosa Fountain” (bottom image). vintage flower clipart, flower engraving, black and white clip art, floral arrangement graphic, free digital download flowersvintage flower clipart, flower engraving, black and white clip art, floral arrangement graphic, free digital download flowersThe images are from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume II, circa 1869. Click on images to enlarge.

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This vintage advertisement for Henderson’s New Early Pea “Prosperity” includes an image of a man picking beautifully ripened garden peas. His wooden basket is full and the vines still hold an abundance of peas. Large illustrations of individual peas are in the foreground of the image. The page is from the Peter Henderson & Co. Everything for the Garden Manual, 1898. vintage garden clipart, henderson early pea, man picking peas, garden catalogue page, vegetable garden printable Click on image to enlarge.

 

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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. vintage horse clipart, black and white clip art, covert hack image, farm animal graphics, vintage animal printableClick on image to enlarge.

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This lovely vintage postcard features an image of a lady in a copper colored dress seated on a rock ledge in a garden. She is framed by rose branches and several doves. One of the birds is resting on the lady’s right hand, one is resting on her left shoulder and one bird is delivering a pink envelope to her. The message at the bottom of the card is Birthday Greeting. vintage birthday postcard, old fashioned birthday greeting, lady birds image, doves woman clipart, lady in rose garden For added creative options, here is a version of the postcard image without the writing. vintage birthday postcard, old fashioned birthday greeting, lady birds image, doves woman clipart, lady in rose garden Click on images to enlarge.

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Here is a shabby, grungy, aged, stained, wrinkled texture paper. It’s an endpaper from one of my volumes of Cassell’s Household Guide, circa 1869. grunge texture paper, old book page, wrinkled stained endpaper, shabby vintage ephemera, aged digital graphicClick on image to enlarge.

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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. vintage animal clipart, swan duck duckling image, black and white clip art, farm animal illustration, old fashioned bird art, vintage bird printable Here is a black and white clipart version of the image. vintage animal clipart, swan duck duckling image, black and white clip art, farm animal illustration, old fashioned bird art, vintage bird printable Click on images to enlarge.

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This aged page, from a vintage dictionary published in 1922, includes the words: mosaic, moth, mother, motor car, motorcycle and motorman. vintage dictionary page, mother definition, old dictionary graphic, dictionary clipart, aged book pageClick on image to enlarge.

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This old magazine advertisement features a Williams Typewriter. The ad boasts that the first and fourth place winners for speed, at an 1896 annual typing competition, used a Williams Typewriter. All the leading typewriters were used. First, second and third prizes for best work were also won on the Williams Typewriter. vintage typewriter clipart, black and white clip art, antique typewriter, williams typewriter advertisement, old magazine ad Here is a black and white clip art version of the typewriter from the ad. vintage typewriter clipart, black and white clip art, antique typewriter, williams typewriter advertisement, old magazine ad The advertisement is from the Christmas 1896 issue of Harper’s New Monthly magazine. Click on images to enlarge.

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