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A Conversation with Oscar Wilde

 

(Public Art)

Details:

Maggie Hambling's sculpture of Oscar Wilde depicts the writer with a cigarette in hand, popping his head up out of his granite sarcophagus for a chat. Londoners can pause and sit next to him on the way home from a night on the tiles, and enjoy the inscription: "We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars."

Contact Information

address:
Adelaide Street

London
Near Trafalgar Square and St Martin in the Fields and opposite Charing Cross Station

79

 

 
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