Essays on Basil Hallward

Basil Hallward is a young artist who is infatuated with Dorian Gray, a beautiful young man who is the subject of one of his paintings. When Dorian makes a wish that he could remain young and handsome forever, his wish comes true. As the years go by, Dorian remains young while Basil ages. Dorian becomes increasingly vain and selfish, while Basil remains devoted to him.

Essay themes and ideas about Basil Hallward

  • The Tragic Flaw of Basil Hallward
  • The Enigma of Basil Hallward
  • The Jekyll and Hyde of Basil Hallward
  • The Dark Side of Basil Hallward
  • The Mysterious Basil Hallward
  • The Contradictory Nature of Basil Hallward
  • The Many Faces of Basil Hallward
  • The Duality of Basil Hallward
  • The Ambiguous Character of Basil Hallward
  • The Enigmatic Basil Hallward