Media Category: Finch Illustrations


One of the cheekiest, most energetic little birds, finches are also some of the most gorgeous! Their cute, stout little bodies, conical beaks (which help them eat seeds and nuts), and range of stunning colors have been a source of wonder for ornithologists over the centuries. And we have bird-nerds and biologists from centuries gone by to thank for the archive of vintage finch illustrations you’ll find here in this gallery! There are finches with their nests, finches on branches, and finches with their favorite grass seeds! Finches from all over the world.

We’ve sourced all these finch images from old books in the public domain. They’re free to download and copyright-free, so you can use them however you like on your own website, products or social media.