The Nuttall Encyclopedia
In the Hindu mythology the wife of Vishnu and the goddess of beauty, pleasure, and victory; she is a favourite subject of Hindu painting and poetry.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Lakshmi'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/l/lakshmi.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.