A Private Library of Lovingly Curated Vintage Imagery
Join us and explore our digital library of beautifully detailed vintage artwork. Captured with state-of-the-art technology, preserving every detail for the modern creator.
Over 500 New Images Added to the Library (Dec 22)
This month we’ve added 516 new images to the library, and below you’ll find an overview of what wonderful pieces were included in our latest upload! Tombleson’s Views of the Thames This collection of illustrations by William Tombleson depicts various views from the River Thames, London, England. We didn’t acquire these prints because we love the River Thames. Our eyes were immediately drawn to…
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The Work of Lorenz Oken and Illustrator Johann Susemihl (161 Free Downloadable Images)
Lorenz Oken, also known as Lorenz Okenfuss. Born August 1st, 1779, died aged 72, was a celebrated German naturalist. In fact, he was one of the most prominent German “nature philosophers” in the early 19th century, a philosophy that believed life came from a force that could not be totally understood through science. I bring him to your attention today for his work in…
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What is Century Library, and what do we offer you?
Century Library is a brand brought to you by the founders of Inspiration Hut and Tom Chalky, aka husband and wife team Tom and Abbie White. For over a decade, we have been blogging about design, sharing inspiration, educating, and supplying as many resources as we can to creators all over. Throughout most of that time, we have been collecting fancy antique books and…
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