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A Dublin artist's painting was left in a taxi and he's looking to get it back

The search begins.

DUBLIN ARTIST PEELO mostly composes portraits of iconic Irish figures – along with legends from pop culture in general.

But his latest work has gone walkabouts – and he’s looking to get it back.

On Friday night, he sold this large painting of Richard Harris in Dublin

richardharris2 Source: @SavioPeelo Twitter

As he tells DailyEdge.ie that was only the beginning of the journey:

A friend bought one on Friday night, but his girlfriend managed to lose it on the way home either in a taxi or at Eden Quay.

So he’s pleading for anyone who’s spotted it to let him know:

So if you see anyone with a new huge Richard Harris painting hanging in their house could you ask them if I could have it back.

“It’s not as if it’s a phone or a set of keys or anything, it’s a massive painting of Richard Harris.”

richardharris Source: Paintings By Peelo

Peelo says that he does the painting in his spare time:

It’s only a hobby and most of the paintings go for charity.

And that the person who lost it is devastated:

She’s fairly heartbroken about it

Hopefully Richard Harris turns up safe and sound soon – if you’ve spotted it, get in touch with him here.

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