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Picture of Dorian Gray, beauty presents itself as artifice and form, yet
the fact that each novel employed an aesthetic of artifice, but in
expose of the aesthetic of artifice as it pertains to the individual
embrace of artifice, A rebours s hero seeks to escape nature's
The beauty of artifice in fact resembles the beauty of the
beauty of artifice and spiritual beauty is a perverse one.
of artifice collapses upon itself ultimately, since it starves the soul
the prospect of death--the ultimate void of all artifice and form--
Huysmans's aesthetic of artifice as well as its basic movement, but
subverting artifice and form in Wilde's novella, but in its
suggests that the beauty of artifice and the divine may even achieve
Both novels therefore explore the aesthetic of artifice and the