This lovely vintage postcard features an illustration of pink and red roses in a tall white vase. The message on the old postcard is: Sincere Greetings. Click on image to enlarge.
This elegant floral etched jug, with a gracefully curved handle, is from The Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue, published for the proprietors, by George Virtue in London, 1851. Click on image to enlarge.
This lovely vintage postcard includes an image of poppies in a green vase and two white birds (perhaps doves?) in the foreground. The message on the card is Best Wishes. Here is a version of the postcard without the words. Click on images to enlarge.
This beautiful floral vase engraving is from The Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue, published for the proprietors, by George Virtue in London, 1851. Click on image to enlarge.
This beautiful vintage postcard includes an image of purple flowers growing from a lime green vase. Some of the purple petals are fastened to the top handle of the vase and some petals have fallen to the table. One white dove is flying out from the flowers while another dove watches from its standing position…
This beautiful hand decorated bisque mantel ornament is from the 1897-8 H. O’neill & Co. catalogue. It was 15 1/2 inches high and cost $1.75. Another of these pitcher-shaped mantel ornaments is available on my blog HERE. Click on image to enlarge.
This elegant mantel ornament is referred to as a Rhodian Pitcher in the 1897-8 H. O’neill & Co. catalogue I scanned it from. It was gold plated, 18 1/2 inches high and cost $7.50. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage advertisement for gardening magazines and books, a catalogue and flower seeds includes an image of a vase of beautifully arranged flowers. The ad, on behalf of Henry T. Williams, is from the October 1871 issue of Harper’s New Monthly Magazine. Here is a black and white clipart version of the image from the…
This lovely vase of pink flowers is a vintage illustration by Kate Greenaway. It is from the old storybook Marigold Garden, circa 1892. Click on image to enlarge.
This lovely vintage bouquet of flowers in a pretty vase is an illustration from the book Under the Window by Kate Greenaway, circa 1880. Click on image to enlarge.
Here is a pretty old penny postcard image for you to download. I love the red flowers on this one! Click on image to enlarge.