The Poet Tina Oršolic
Currently on display at National Portrait Gallery London. Please click here if you would like to find more details about this painting and of the artist.
The portrait is of Ruby, a poet who is also Dalessio’s friend and an artist’s model. Dalessio says that she was interested in telling the story of: ‘Strong women who dare to pursue their dreams and chose non-conventional paths in life … my way to pay homage to the female struggle, strength, intelligence and beauty.’