This wonderful vintage engraving features two polar bears at the Arctic. One of the bears is walking on the ice toward the water while a second bear, in the background, has just been for a swim and is coming out of the water onto the ice. Several ice caps frame the scene and many birds…
This adorable vintage valentine features a yellow teddy bear putting a scoop of strawberry ice-cream onto a cone. The message on the card is: What a “scoop” to have a Valentine like you! This illustration is from a valentine book that was published in the 1940s; it was not copyrighted. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage catalogue listing features five adorable teddy bears ranging in price from 45 cents for a basic 12” teddy bear to $1.53 for a 17” plush teddy bear. The ad is from the 1916 Sears Roebuck and Co. winter catalogue. Here is a black and white clip art version of the illustration of teddy bears from the ad….
Here is a vintage children’s greeting card – a cute little brown bear, who is here today to wish you a very Happy Valentine’s Day! This illustration of a small bear from the inner flap of the card is too adorable to leave out. And here is the message portion of the card. Click on…
Here are four more delightful images from Johnny Gruelle’s book, The Little Brown Bear, 1920. Click on images to enlarge.
These images are from a book titled The Little Brown Bear by Johnny Gruelle, published in 1920. Click on images to enlarge.