Announcement Vintage Sailing Prints and Nautical Photos. New photos will be added each week.
Vintage Sailing Prints and Nautical Photos. New photos will be added each week.
Selling the best in Nautical images and other hard to find images.
We provide hard to find nautical prints and other interesting images of the past....restore them and sell them at fair and affordable prices.
Good art should not have to be expensive!
Custom sizes and print methods are available.
Many Years as a a Graphics Designer, Collector of Old Books and Lover of all things old and Nautical....including my wife. Thanks for looking.
Below are some answers to general shop policies regarding orders, shipping, payment, and returns.
If you have any additional questions or need assistance, please feel free to contact us through Esty or theoldfern [!at] hotmail.com.
Accepted payment methods
You do not have to sign up for an account in order to use a credit card through PayPal.
If this is your first time using PayPal, you will find that it is quick, easy, and very secure. Just put an item in your cart and click checkout and you will quickly go through the process of setting up a secure account.
If you need a custom print, a larger size, or one printed on canvas, just email us for a price and details.
All custom orders will require extra shipping time, and we'll communicate those details when we confirm your order.
Purchases made within the US will ship via USPS First-Class Mail. All purchases will be shipped to the address listed under PayPal, unless you designate otherwise.
International orders will receive a US Customs Number.
****Please note that once an order leaves the US it can no longer be tracked.
****International orders can take anywhere from 2-6 weeks to arrive depending on the location and possibly longer if they get held up in Customs.
Your order is sent out with the utmost care in a stay-flat mailer along with backer boards. If your order is lost or bent/damaged by the Post Office, please contact us so we can follow up with the printing company to get a replacement–at no charge to you–as soon as possible.
Refunds and Exchanges
Please remember that the Vintage photographs will have scratches and small damaged areas on the negatives. They are over 100 years old.
Please contact us right away if you have any questions or issues with your purchase.
If for any reason you are not 100% satisfied with your print(s), please contact us prior to leaving feedback. Refunds are available within 10 days of receipt of your package minus the cost of shipping.
Please return the item in the original packaging to The Old Fern (our address will be provided to you)–and not the printing company–and we will issue a refund to you.
If the error is on our end, you will of course, get a complete refund or replacement; whichever you choose.
Additional policies and FAQs
NO BOOKS WERE DESTROYED IN THE CREATION OF OUR ITEMS. WE DO NOT CUT APART HISTORICAL TEXTS AND REMOVE THE IMAGE PLATES. All of our books are kept intact.