This vintage page includes a guide for drawing an elephant and instructions for A Jumbo Party which essentially is a game of pin the trunk on the elephant while blindfolded. Also on this page is a poem titled, Counting the Raindrops. The page is from the January 1890 issue of the American Agriculturist magazine. elephant clipart, old book page, vintage party game, counting the raindrops poem, free vintage clipart, black and white graphicsHere is a black and white clip art version of the elephant from the page with the drawing guide of squares removed. elephant clipart, old book page, vintage party game, counting the raindrops poem, free vintage clipart, black and white graphicsClick on images to enlarge.

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Here is a vintage children’s storybook image of a mother holding her precious little baby on her lap. In the story, this baby’s name is Little Bo-Peep. The mother’s name is Jill; she is the wife of Jack. The image is from Tom Tucker and Little Bo Peep, by Thomas Hood, illustrated by Alice Wheaton Adams, published in 1891.Alice Wheaton Adams, Little Bo Peep, mother and child illustration, vintage storybook image, baby clipart Click on image to enlarge.

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Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for Bowker Fertilizer Co. The ad claims their product, Stockbridge Manures, wins over all other fertilizers, producing a yield larger than any other grown upon fertilizer or manure, either alone or combined. The ad includes an image of potatoes spilling out from a basket that has been turned on its side. The ad is from the January 1890 issue of the American Agriculturist magazine. black and white clipart, vintage garden clipart, potato illustration, old magazine ad, basket of potatoesHere is a black and white clipart version of the image of potatoes from the ad. black and white clipart, vintage garden clipart, potato illustration, old magazine ad, basket of potatoesClick on images to enlarge.

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FROM MARKET

OH who’ll give us Posies,
And Garlands of Roses,
To twine round our heads so gay?
For here we come singing,
And here we come bringing
You many good wishes to-day.
From market – from market -from market -
We all come up from market. Victorian girls illustration, Kate Greenaway, vintage storybook image, girls walking clipart, childrens story printableThis vintage storybook image and poem, From Market (spelling and grammar as it is in the book), is from Marigold Garden by Kate Greenaway, circa 1892. Click on image to enlarge.

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This beautiful square ornamental design made up of swirls, flowers, and leaves is from The Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue, published for the proprietors, by George Virtue in London, 1851. black and white clip art, ornate swirl design, ornamental floral sketch, old fashioned embroidery pattern, vintage fancy frame I think this makes a lovely frame without the floral design in the center. black and white clip art, ornate swirl design, ornamental floral sketch, old fashioned embroidery pattern, vintage fancy frameClick on images to enlarge.

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These adorable little Victorian girls are wearing the latest Styles for Little Folks for the winter of 1891. The little girl on the left is modelling a Child’s Outdoor Toilette which consists of a Little Girls’ Coat and Cap and the little one on the right is modelling a Little Girls’ Outdoor Toilette which also consists of a Little Girls’ Coat and Cap. Both girls are holding a small tree branch. The image is from the November 1891 issue of The Delineator magazine. victorian girls fashion, old fashioned clothes for girls, vintage girls clothing clipart, vintage people clipart, black and white graphicsClick on image to enlarge.

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Here is a vintage circus horse performing a trick of standing on its back two legs. The horse’s circus costume consists of a small tasseled blanket on its back, a fancy bridle and a feather plume. This is the eighth, and final, vintage circus image from the November 1891 issue of The Delineator magazine. black and white printable, vintage circus clipart, horse standing image, circus horse clip art, digital stamp horseClick on image to enlarge.

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This clip art piece features a Victorian country scene. A man is selling apples from a horse-drawn apple cart. He is holding up one of the apples to show to a woman who has come out to greet him and a small dog appears curious about the whole thing. vintage farm clip art, printable farm horse illustration, horse drawn apple cart, farmer selling apples, Victorian country sceneClick on image to enlarge.

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Vintage Dragonfly ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on July 12, 2014

Here is a vintage dragonfly image. It’s from the book Natural History by Worthington Hooker, M.D., 1864. black and white clip art, vintage dragonfly clipart, digital stamp dragonfly, old dragonfly illustration, insect graphics Click on image to enlarge.

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Here is a black and white clip art image of a Victorian circus ringmaster. He looks dapper with his trimmed beard and handlebar mustache; dressed in coattails, top hat, tall boots, and gloves. vintage circus clip art, black and white printable, victorian ringmaster image, free digital graphics, old fashioned circus performerThis is the seventh in a series of eight vintage circus images that I’ll be posting from the November 1891 issue of The Delineator magazine.

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