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The artist’s practice of street-drawing inevitably attracted children, curious to see the results. In this symbolic picture, they have become hooded ﬁgures in imitation of members of Northern Ireland’s paramilitary organizations, while the wizard is intended to refer to politicians trying to ‘magic’ a resolution to the conﬂict.
oil on board
H 92 x W 122 cm
gift from the artist, 1989