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Framed Pictures, Canvas Prints
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Wisdom Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 130 pictures in our Wisdom collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Socrates, (c470-399 BC), 1830. Creator: Unknown Featured Print

Socrates, (c470-399 BC), 1830. Creator: Unknown

Socrates, (c470-399 BC), 1830. Socrates (c470-399 BC) Athenian moral philosopher influential in Western ethical traditions of thought. Served as a hoplite in the Peloponnesian War, irritating people with considerations of justice, his paradoxical wisdom made prominent Athenians look foolish. Found guilty at trial of impiety and was required to poison himself with hemlock. From "Biographical Illustrations", by Alfred Howard. [Thomas Tegg, R. Griffin and Co., J. Cumming, London, Glasgow and Dublin, 1830]

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Chang Tao-Ling, 1922. Creator: Unknown Featured Print

Chang Tao-Ling, 1922. Creator: Unknown

Chang Tao-Ling, 1922. Chang Tao-Ling (34-156) Founder of the Han Dynasty Taoist school of wu-tou-mi tao, Way of the Celestial Masters, which emphasized the connection between sin and suffering, and introduced repentance and healing, sometimes pictured riding a tiger. From "Myths and Legends of China", by E. T. C. Werner. [George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London, Calcutta, Sydney, 1922]

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Statue of Maitreya, the Buddha of the Future, depicted as the Reassuring Maitreya" Featured Print

Statue of Maitreya, the Buddha of the Future, depicted as the Reassuring Maitreya"

Statue of Maitreya, the Buddha of the Future, depicted as the "Reassuring Maitreya". Sitting on a throne of woven cane, with the donor of the statue to the bottom left of the throne, Maitreya is clothed in elegant garments and fine jewellery. Country of Origin: Northwest Pakistan. Culture: Buddhist. Date/Period: Kushan period, 2nd-3rd C AD. Place of Origin: Gandhara. Material Size: Grey schist H: 58.5cm. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Theresa McCullough Collection, London. Location: 16

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