Wilde Oscar 1854 - 1900 (46)

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.


The Picture

of Dorian Gray

The Ballad of

Reading Gaol

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was an Irish author, playwright and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s. He is remembered for his epigrams, his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, his plays, as well as the circumstances of his imprisonment and early death.