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Standing Bodhisattva, probably Maitryeya (Buddha of the Future)

On the base, small donors venerate the alms bowl of the Buddha, a relic known to have been on display in ancient Gandhara.

Standing Bodhisattva Maitreya (Buddha of the Future)

This bodhisattva can be identified as Maitreya by the lip of the sacred water flask in his left hand and by his loop topknot, a hairstyle common to Maitreya images. On the base, donor figures venerate a Buddhis... more

Standing Bodisattva Maitreya (Buddha of the Future)

Maitreya is the Buddha of the next age, much as Shakyamuni is the Buddha of our age. He resides in Tushita heaven waiting for his final rebirth. As befits his highest rebirth, he wears the garments and jewels o... more

Seated Bodhisattva Maitreya (Buddha of the Future)

This sculpture is a product of the latest period of greater Gandharan production. It is stylistically related to Shahi sculpture of northern Pakistan and Afghanistan as well as to the latest Gandharan workshops... more

Bodhisattva Maitreya, the Buddha of the Future

The messianic savior Maitreya is identified by the flask he holds in his lower hand. He is seated in a yogic posture on a double-lotus cushion and extends spiritual protection to believers with his raised hand,... more

The Bodhisattva Maitreya, the Buddha of the Future

Maitreya, the messianic bodhisattva characterized as the Buddha of the Future, stands in a graciously exaggerated posture, the body beautifully counterbalanced. He holds his raised hand in the gesture of exposi... more

Francesco I d'Este Sentences a Noble French Official to Death as an Example to Prevent Future Scandalous Excesses within the Church, from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...]

This print is from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...] collected in an album of brown boards. Four prints are hinged on each page of the album with ... more

William Ponsonby, Viscount Duncannon, Future Second Earl of Bessborough

His lapidary excellence lead the German medalist Johann Lorenz Natter to Switzerland, Venice, Florence, England, Denmark, Sweden, Holland, and Russia, where he died. William Ponsonby (1704–1793), an influential... more

Kalki Avatar, the Future Incarnation of Vishnu: Page from a Dispersed Manuscript

It is interesting to compare this version of Kalki Avatar with an earlier Basohli example (1991.32.1) in the collection. The basic format is the same, though the entire composition has been flopped. The Basohli... more

map from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains to be ascertained by future navigators.)]"

This image has been taken from scan 000299 from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains ... more

portrait from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains to be ascertained by future navigators.)]"

This image has been taken from scan 000490 from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains ... more

map from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains to be ascertained by future navigators.)]"

This image has been taken from scan 000404 from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains ... more

map from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains to be ascertained by future navigators.)]"

This image has been taken from scan 000298 from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains ... more

map from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains to be ascertained by future navigators.)]"

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "[Supplement to the Russian Discoveries. (A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with those made by Captains Cook and Clerke; and a sketch of what remains ... more

The Past. The Present. The Future (Le passé. Le présent. L'avenir), from La Caricature, plate 349

Lithograph satirizing King Louis-Philippe, depicting the monarch with three faces - the past, the present, and the future - referring to the hope that he inspired when he first came to power and the hostility h... more

The Past, the Present, and the Future (Le passé – Le présent – L'Avenir), published in La Caricature, no. 166, Jan. 9, 1834

Daumier, who had served a prison term for a cartoon of 1831 depicting King Louis-Philippe as Rabelais' Gargantua, made this lithograph for the January 9, 1834, issue of La Caricature, a political weekly begun b... more

map from "Sketches in Portugal during the Civil War of 1834 ... With observations on the present state and future prospects of Portugal. [With plates.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000129 from "Sketches in Portugal during the Civil War of 1834 ... With observations on the present state and future prospects of Portugal. [With plates.]". The title and sub... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000114 from volume 02 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000198 from volume 01 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000290 from volume 03 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

Bishops from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000211 from volume 02 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000240 from volume 02 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000346 from volume 02 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000029 from volume 03 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000360 from volume 01 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000146 from volume 01 of "Hampshire: its past and present condition and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

Ohio from "Cincinnati in 1841: its early annals and future prospects. [With plates.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000122 from "Cincinnati in 1841: its early annals and future prospects. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by u... more

Ohio from "Cincinnati in 1841: its early annals and future prospects. [With plates.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000287 from "Cincinnati in 1841: its early annals and future prospects. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by u... more

needles rocks from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000037 from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by use... more

Isle of Wight from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000152 from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by use... more

Niton from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000225 from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by use... more

map from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects"

This image has been taken from scan 000030 from "The Isle of Wight; its past and present condition, and future prospects". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by use... more

map from "A memoir of India and Avghanistaun, with observations on the present exciting and critical state and future prospects of those countries. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000022 from "A memoir of India and Avghanistaun, with observations on the present exciting and critical state and future prospects of those countries. [With maps.]". The titl... more

map from "A memoir of India and Avghanistaun, with observations on the present exciting and critical state and future prospects of those countries. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000231 from "A memoir of India and Avghanistaun, with observations on the present exciting and critical state and future prospects of those countries. [With maps.]". The titl... more

portrait from "A memoir of India and Avghanistaun, with observations on the present exciting and critical state and future prospects of those countries. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "A memoir of India and Avghanistaun, with observations on the present exciting and critical state and future prospects of those countries. [With maps.]". The titl... more

A peep at the future

A Whig fantasy on the supposed outcome of the 1844 election. Here Henry Clay and Theodore Frelinghuysen occupy the White House. They watch from a window as John Tyler plays a hand organ and leads a group of mi... more

map from "Sydney and Melbourne; with remarks on the present state and future prospects of New South Wales, and practical advice to emigrants of various classes, etc. [With a map.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Sydney and Melbourne; with remarks on the present state and future prospects of New South Wales, and practical advice to emigrants of various classes, etc. [With... more

map from "New York; past, present, and future ... Second edition"

This image has been taken from scan 000019 from "New York; past, present, and future ... Second edition". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

architecture from "New York; past, present, and future ... Second edition"

This image has been taken from scan 000110 from "New York; past, present, and future ... Second edition". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000297 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000288 from volume 01 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000125 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000359 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

Oxford from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000218 from volume 01 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

Canada from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000236 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000429 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000034 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000280 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000132 from volume 01 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

waterfall from "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West"

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from volume 02 of "Canada: past, present and future. Being a historical, geographical, geological and statistical account of Canada West". The title and subject terms ... more

map from "The Gold Era of Victoria; being the present and the future of the colony in its commercial, statistical and social aspects. [With a map.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "The Gold Era of Victoria; being the present and the future of the colony in its commercial, statistical and social aspects. [With a map.]". The title and subject... more

map from "The Gold Era of Victoria; being the present and the future of the colony in its commercial, statistical and social aspects. [With a map.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000016 from "The Gold Era of Victoria; being the present and the future of the colony in its commercial, statistical and social aspects. [With a map.]". The title and subject... more

map from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future maintenance of peace on that frontier, etc. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000056 from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future ma... more

map from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future maintenance of peace on that frontier, etc. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000199 from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future ma... more

map from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future maintenance of peace on that frontier, etc. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000156 from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future ma... more

map from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future maintenance of peace on that frontier, etc. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000040 from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future ma... more

map from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future maintenance of peace on that frontier, etc. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000020 from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future ma... more

map from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future maintenance of peace on that frontier, etc. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000022 from "Correspondence of Lieut.-General the Hon. Sir George Cathcart, K.C.B., relative to his military operations in Kaffraria ... and to his measures for the future ma... more

The emancipation of the negroes, January, 1863 - The past and the future / Drawn by Mr. Thomas Nast.

Below rays of "Emancipation," a scene of African Americans enjoying a comfortable home life is flanked by scenes of the past, including the selling and abuse of slaves, and scenes of the future, including educa... more

Emancipation of the Negroes – The Past and the Future (from Harper's Weekly)

On January 1, 1863 Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, an executive order based on his constitutional authority as commander in chief. All enslaved persons in Confederate territory were declar... more

map from "The Past and Future of the Kaffir-Races. in three parts ... With a map and illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000021 from "The Past and Future of the Kaffir-Races. in three parts ... With a map and illustrations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

engraving from "The Past and Future of the Kaffir-Races. in three parts ... With a map and illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000516 from "The Past and Future of the Kaffir-Races. in three parts ... With a map and illustrations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

portrait from "[Saint Louis: the future great city of the world ... Second edition.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000732 from "[Saint Louis: the future great city of the world ... Second edition.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users... more

Map from "Cyprus: its history, its present resources and future prospects. With two illustrations and four maps"

This image has been taken from scan 000022 from "Cyprus: its history, its present resources and future prospects. With two illustrations and four maps". The title and subject terms of this image have been gener... more

map from "Our Future Highway [i.e. the Euphrates Valley]"

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from volume 01 of "Our Future Highway [i.e. the Euphrates Valley]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the Br... more

map from "Natal, its early history, rise, progress and future prospects as a field for Emigration"

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Natal, its early history, rise, progress and future prospects as a field for Emigration". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags... more

The universal church of the future - from the present religious outlook / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows an interior view of a hall in a museum with four men sitting quietly beneath a shelf of "Books of Religious Reference"; there is a small crowd gathered before them. Further along the hall is ... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000433 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000301 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000245 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000451 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000240 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000494 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000163 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more

map from "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations"

This image has been taken from scan 000040 from volume 01 of "British Mining. A treatise on the history ... and future prospect of metalliferous mines in the United Kingdom ... With ... illustrations". The titl... more