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Oscar Wilde

In young and flamboyant man of letters Oscar Wilde was photographed at the age of 27 in a hat and cape by New York photographer Napoleon Sarony, who said of Wilde: “A picturesque subject indeed!

Photograph of Oscar Wilde by Napoleon Sarony.  What drama!

"I have nothing to declare but my genius." --Oscar Wilde coming through customs, New York, 1882

Oscar Wilde in the spring of 1900 (Rome), taken by Lord Alfred Douglas

Oscar Wilde Photograph by Lord Alfred Douglas Steps Of St Peter s Basilica Vatican City Spring 1900

Oscar Wilde

thevictorianlady: “ Oscar Wilde photographed by Napoleon Sarony, These photographs were taken in January of when Wilde had first arrived in America for his year long lecture tour.

Oscar Wilde

"Wilde News: Newly Discovered Items, Books From His Library and More" by Michael Lieberman, Wilde as an undergraduate, April

Oscar Wilde + Stephen Fry...

Oscar Wilde & Stephen Frey -- an impossible but lovely photo-shopped meme.because Stephen Frey famously played Oscar Wilde in the biopic "Wilde;" about 100 years after the real Wilde walked the world. But the photo is a nice deviation, don't you think?

Oscar Wilde- 1882. Was born in 1854 in Ireland,  he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s. Beginning in 1888, Wilde entered a seven-year period of furious creativity, during which he produced nearly all of his great literary works. Wilde produced several great plays—witty, highly satirical comedies of manners that nevertheless contained dark and serious undertones.

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde October 1854 – 30 November was an Irish writer and poet. "A poet can survive everything but a misprint".

Oscar Wilde - “Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.” Unfortunately it seems this is more than true in our Culture.

Top 10 Oscar Wilde Quotes - Quotes by Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde - “Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

Oscar Wilde  Napoleon Sarony  (American (born Canada), Quebec 1821–1896 New York City)    Date:      1882

Oscar Wilde photographed by Napoleon Sarony, Oscar Wilde Napoleon Sarony (American (born Canada), Quebec New York) Albumen silver print from glass negative.