6 Free Websites for Public Domain Images and Free Stock Photos

Public Domain images are 'publicly available' and not covered by intellectual property or copyrights. There are many stock photography websites out there.

Butterflies illustration of the Nouveau Larousse illustré, Adolphe Millot, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi: “ Illustrated Initials from ‘Deutsche Märchen seit Grimm’ (German Fairytales since Grimm), a German Fairytale Book from ” Love how the lady in the lower-left.

Free Printable – Vintage Lavender Advertisement

Four Vintage Hot Air Balloon Images

Four Vintage Hot Air Balloon Images. Free public domain images of Victorian hot Air Balloons.

American Songbird Eggs, New International Encyclopedia-This is a great site for tons of vintage printables!

Compendium rarissimum totius Artis Magicae sistematisatae per celeberrimos Artis hujus Magistros - 1775

Comets, Meteors, and Other Space Phenomena Depicted Over 1,000 Years

1867 - Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections - BY Owen Jones

All you wanted to know about public domain works (infographic)

As authors, our clients often refer back to previous writers works. There are plenty of historical fiction, fantasy and steampunk that include characters from previous fiction.