Gray, Dorian

Gray, Dorian

artist Basil Hallward’s “ideal of youth” remains young as his portrait ages. [Br. Lit.: The Picture of Dorian Gray, Magill I, 746–748]

Gray, Dorian

his portrait becomes the record of his life. [Br. Lit.: The Picture of Dorian Gray]

Gray, Dorian

beautiful youth whose hedonism leads to vice and depravity. [Br. Lit.: Oscar Wilde The Picture of Dorian Gray]
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When artist Basil Hallward paints a picture of young, handsome Dorian Gray, Dorian becomes besotted with his own image.