Sybil Vane

The Picture Of Dorian Gray
The Picture Of Dorian Gray
The Picture of Dorian Gray Main characters: Dorian Gray-- 20 years old at the beginning of the book and around 40 at the end. A very handsome young man. he stays young because he sold his soul to the devil. Lord Henry Wotton-- An intelligent man who has a theory for every- thing. He has alot of influence on Dorian. Basil Hallward-- An artist, painter. He gets his inspiration from Dorian. He worships Dorian. He gets killed by Dorian later on. Theme-- The moral corruption of a young man who enters
The Portrait of Dorian Grey
The Portrait of Dorian Grey
The Portrait of Dorian Grey Immorality and Immortality Beauty has been the object of pursuit for a lot of people for thousands of years. Oscar Wilde, the author of the novel, emphasizes this idea (pursuit of beauty) and its downsides using Dorian and the portrait of him as the tool, by changing the image of the picture as the story proceeds. As the innocence of Dorian Gray is being corrupted, the portrait gets uglier and uglier, and it gets old while Dorian keeps his youth for over a decade. Th