Oscar Wilde

Irish Writers Series

This was the 2nd in a series of Portraits I was commissioned to do for a new office fit out in Dublin



“We are all in the gutter looking at the stars” 

I have based this piece on the above quote. As Wilde was so interested in the ‘aesthetic movement’ I have decided to depict him as a young confidant man. Given his overt and colorful nature I have decided to incorporate as much color and texture as possible to properly convey the personality 

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