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Lotus Collection

Background imageLotus Collection: Sita Finds Rama

Sita Finds Rama
SITA finds RAMA (seventh avatar of Vishnu) among the lotus blooms : at first he suspects her of infidelity, but the pair are reunited and live happily ever after

Background imageLotus Collection: Book of the Dead / 28

Book of the Dead / 28
The coot, the lotus, and the god who lightens the darkness, illustrating transformations

Background imageLotus Collection: London Life - Fashion pages by Jean Shrimpton, 1965

London Life - Fashion pages by Jean Shrimpton, 1965
Spread from the short-lived but impossibly cool magazine, London Life, with a column by sixties supermodel Jean Shrimpton who regularly wrote about the clothes she liked

Background imageLotus Collection: Blue lotus of the Nile, Nymphaea caerulea

Blue lotus of the Nile, Nymphaea caerulea. Handcoloured copperplate engraving after an illustration by Richard Duppa from his The Classes and Orders of the Linnaean System of Botany, Longman, Hurst

Background imageLotus Collection: White heron and lotus

White heron and lotus. Print shows a white heron in the water next to a water lily plant and lotus flower. Date between 1890 and 1920

Background imageLotus Collection: Owen Jones Egyptian 8

Owen Jones Egyptian 8
Ornaments from Mummy-cases in the British Museum and the Louvre, mostly composed of the lotus flower

Background imageLotus Collection: Yoga Girl Apprentices

Yoga Girl Apprentices
A group of Indian girls, yoga apprentices. While squatting in this position, they must control their breathing and concentrate upon a perfect balance of mind and body. Date: 1930s

Background imageLotus Collection: Egyptian Dress / Vionnet

Egyptian Dress / Vionnet
Black dress by Madeleine Vionnet inspired by recent archaeological discoveries in Egypt: tubular long bodice with horizontal bands, gored skirt with handkerchief hem

Background imageLotus Collection: Egyptian statue of the goddess Isis with throne headdress

Egyptian statue of the goddess Isis with throne headdress, in hard black stone with yellow spots. Copperplate engraving by Giacomo Bossi after an illustration by D. A

Background imageLotus Collection: Yellow lotus, white water lily and leaf-footed bugs

Yellow lotus, white water lily and leaf-footed bugs
Yellow lotus, Nelumbo lutea 1, leaf-footed bugs, Anisoscelis foliaceus 2 and Anoplocnemis curvipes 3, and white water lily, Nymphaea alba 4. Nelumbo, Nematope, Nenuphar

Background imageLotus Collection: Eastern & Australian Steamship Advertisement

Eastern & Australian Steamship Advertisement
This advertisement illustration shows a bridge, spanning a lotus pond. It is used as part of an advertisement for Eastern & Australian Steamship Co

Background imageLotus Collection: Advertisement for Lotus Shoes, captioned Lotus are British'. With Illustrations of women's shoes

Advertisement for Lotus Shoes, captioned Lotus are British'. With Illustrations of women's shoes and boots, description of quality and how to order

Background imageLotus Collection: 18th Dynasty 1300 BC 1300BC 1350 1350BC Ancient

18th Dynasty 1300 BC 1300BC 1350 1350BC Ancient
18th, dynasty, 1300, BC, 1300BC, 1350, 1350BC, ancient, age, Ancient, Egypt, Egyptians, animal, animals, antiquity, Art, bird, broken, Carlsberg, Glyptotek, Copenhagen, death, Denmark, Detail

Background imageLotus Collection: Painted wooden stela of Neswy. Egypt

Painted wooden stela of Neswy. Egypt
Painted wooden stela of Neswy with his Ba at the top. The scenes shown arranged in horizontal bands, from top to bottom, the winged solar disk flanked by the goddesses Nekhbet

Background imageLotus Collection: Stela of User. Egypt

Stela of User. Egypt
Stela of User. Decorated with hieroglyphic inscriptions on the petition of offerings to the Ka of User. Central scene depicts the deceased with his dog and sitting at the table of offerings

Background imageLotus Collection: BOOK OF THE DEAD/30

BOOK OF THE DEAD/30
Osiris and Isis within a shrine ; before them a lotus- flower on which stand the four children of Horus, genii of the dead

Background imageLotus Collection: Sanjusangen-do - a Buddhist temple of the Tendai sect in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto, Japan

Sanjusangen-do - a Buddhist temple of the Tendai sect in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto, Japan. The temple was founded in 1164 by Taira no Kiyomori for the cloistered Emperor Go-Shirakawa

Background imageLotus Collection: Sacred bean or Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera

Sacred bean or Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera (Nelumbium speciosum). Chromolithograph from an illustration by Desire Bois from Edward Steps Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse

Background imageLotus Collection: Bourbon palm, Livistona chinensis

Bourbon palm, Livistona chinensis
Bourbon palm or Chinese fan palm, Livistona chinensis. Chromolithograph from an illustration by Desire Bois from Edward Steps Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse, Frederick Warne, London, 1896

Background imageLotus Collection: Egyptian waterlily, Nymphaea lotus

Egyptian waterlily, Nymphaea lotus var. rubra. Chromolithograph from an illustration by Desire Bois from Edward Steps Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse, Frederick Warne, London, 1896

Background imageLotus Collection: Gold-rayed lily of Japan or yamayuri, Lilium auratum

Gold-rayed lily of Japan or yamayuri, Lilium auratum. Chromolithograph from an illustration by Desire Bois from Edward Steps Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse, Frederick Warne, London, 1896

Background imageLotus Collection: Date plum, Diospyros lotus

Date plum, Diospyros lotus. Handcoloured copperplate stipple engraving from Jussieus Dizionario delle Scienze Naturali, Dictionary of Natural Science, Florence, Italy, 1837

Background imageLotus Collection: Fossil shell of baculite or walking stick rock

Fossil shell of baculite or walking stick rock, an extinct cephalopod mollusc genus. Baculites vertebralis. Handcoloured copperplate stipple engraving from Jussieus Dizionario delle Scienze Naturali

Background imageLotus Collection: Types of ferns and fern trees

Types of ferns and fern trees
West Indian treefern, Cyathea arborea, vine fern, Microgramma piloselloides 2, graceful fern, Niphidium crassifolium 3, coarse tassel fern, Huperzia phlegmaria 4, staghorn clubmoss

Background imageLotus Collection: Ancient Egyptian Jewellery - Lotus Pendant, Hawk

Ancient Egyptian Jewellery - Lotus Pendant, Hawk
Enamelled Ancient Egyptian Jewellery - Lotus Pendant, Hawk. BCE

Background imageLotus Collection: Vases in various shapes

Vases in various shapes
Oviform vase with medallion, wine cooler with green reliefs and vase with arabesque and lotus reliefs. Chromolithograph by W

Background imageLotus Collection: Wall paintings of arabesques and head of Oceanus

Wall paintings of arabesques and head of Oceanus
Wall painting of an arabesque with a mask of Oceanus found in Herculaneum, and two other ornaments of Oceanus and a lotus flower found in the Temple of Isis. All now in the Museum of Naples

Background imageLotus Collection: Egyptian bas relief in terracotta from

Egyptian bas relief in terracotta from the Basilica of Saint Sabina, Rome. Copperplate engraving from Pietro Paolo Montagnani-Mirabilis Il Museo Capitolino (The Capitoline Museum), Rome, 1820

Background imageLotus Collection: Statue of an Egyptian idol in diaphanous robe

Statue of an Egyptian idol in diaphanous robe holding an ankh and lotus. Found in the Canopus of Hadrians Villa at Tivoli. Copperplate engraving by G. Bossi after an illustration by G

Background imageLotus Collection: Sweet clover species, Melilotus officinalis

Sweet clover species, Melilotus officinalis, and tuberous hawkbit, Leontodon tuberosus. Handcoloured woodblock engraving of a botanical illustration from Adam Lonicers Krauterbuch, or Herbal

Background imageLotus Collection: Bird vetch, Vicia cracca, and yellow sweet

Bird vetch, Vicia cracca, and yellow sweet clover species, Melilotus officinalis. Handcoloured woodblock engraving of a botanical illustration from Adam Lonicers Krauterbuch, or Herbal, Frankfurt

Background imageLotus Collection: Yellow sweet clover species, Melilotus officinalis

Yellow sweet clover species, Melilotus officinalis. Handcoloured woodblock engraving of a botanical illustration from Adam Lonicers Krauterbuch, or Herbal, Frankfurt, 1557

Background imageLotus Collection: Red clover, Trifolium pratense, mountain clover

Red clover, Trifolium pratense, mountain clover, T. montanum, and blue fenugreek, Trigonella caerulea. Handcoloured woodblock engraving of a botanical illustration from Adam Lonicers Krauterbuch

Background imageLotus Collection: Tiger lotus, Nymphaea lotus var. thermalis

Tiger lotus, Nymphaea lotus var. thermalis (Nymphaea thermalis). Hungary, spa waters. Handcoloured lithograph from Louis van Houtte and Charles Lemaires Flowers of the Gardens

Background imageLotus Collection: Blue lotus, Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea

Blue lotus, Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea (Nymphaea caerulea). Handcoloured lithograph by Stroobant from Louis van Houtte and Charles Lemaires Flowers of the Gardens and Hothouses of Europe

Background imageLotus Collection: Sanjusangen-do or Hall of the Lotus King, Kyoto, 1820s

Sanjusangen-do or Hall of the Lotus King, Kyoto, 1820s
Sanjusangen-do or Hall of the Lotus King, Buddhist temple near Kyoto. Home of the Thousand Armed Kannon. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by Andrea Bernieri from Giulio Ferrrarios Costumes Antique

Background imageLotus Collection: Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera

Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera (Nelumbium speciosum). Chromolithograph after a botanical drawing by Emily Eden from her Flowers from an Indian Garden: Second Series: Hope, Breidenbach Co, Dusseldorf

Background imageLotus Collection: Sacred lotus flower, Nelumbo nucifera

Sacred lotus flower, Nelumbo nucifera, in the water. Handcoloured copperplate engraving after an illustration by Richard Duppa from his The Classes and Orders of the Linnaean System of Botany

Background imageLotus Collection: Common bird s-foot trefoil, Lotus corniculatus

Common bird s-foot trefoil, Lotus corniculatus. Handcoloured copperplate engraving after an illustration by Richard Duppa from his The Classes and Orders of the Linnaean System of Botany, Longman

Background imageLotus Collection: Jujube, Ziziphus lotus

Jujube, Ziziphus lotus (Rhamnus lotus). Handcoloured copperplate engraving after an illustration by Richard Duppa from his The Classes and Orders of the Linnaean System of Botany, Longman, Hurst

Background imageLotus Collection: Small-leaved lotus, Lotus microphyllus

Small-leaved lotus, Lotus microphyllus. handcoloured, copperplate engraving, Swan, botanical illustration, William Jackson Hooker, Samuel Curtis, The Botanical Magazine, plant, flower, botany

Background imageLotus Collection: Sacred lotus water lily, Nelumbo nucifera

Sacred lotus water lily, Nelumbo nucifera
Le Nenuphar blanc de la Chine a fleurs semi-doubles. Sacred lotus water lily, Nelumbo nucifera. Handcoloured etching from Pierre Joseph Buchoz Collection precieuse et enluminee des fleurs les plus

Background imageLotus Collection: Sacred lotus, Nelumbo nucifera

Sacred lotus, Nelumbo nucifera
La Nenuphar rouge de la Chine. Sacred lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, and Mandarin duck, Aix galericulata. Handcoloured etching from Pierre Joseph Buchoz Collection precieuse et enluminee des fleurs les

Background imageLotus Collection: Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, and frog

Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, and frog
Le Nenuphar rouge de la Chine. Indian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, and frog. Handcoloured etching from Pierre Joseph Buchoz Collection precieuse et enluminee des fleurs les plus belles et les plus

Background imageLotus Collection: Black-flowered lotus, Lotus jacobaeus

Black-flowered lotus, Lotus jacobaeus
Le Lotier de St. Jacques. Black-flowered lotus, Lotus jacobaeus, and great tiger moth, Arctia caja. Handcoloured etching from Pierre Joseph Buchoz Collection precieuse et enluminee des fleurs les

Background imageLotus Collection: Sand lotus, Lotus arenarius

Sand lotus, Lotus arenarius. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by S. Watts after an illustration by M. Hart from Sydenham Edwards Botanical Register, Ridgeway, London, 1832

Background imageLotus Collection: White-flowered lotus, Lotus albidus

White-flowered lotus, Lotus albidus. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by S. Nevitt after a botanical illustration by Mrs Augusta Withers from Benjamin Maund and the Rev

Background imageLotus Collection: American lotus, Nelumbo lutea

American lotus, Nelumbo lutea (Yellow nelumbium, Nelumbium luteum). Handcoloured copperplate engraving after a botanical illustration from Benjamin Maund and the Rev



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