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The Portrait of a Lady

The Portrait of a Lady

by Henry James

The Portrait of a Lady: That’s a Lady? She Couldn’t Have Shaved First? True or False

1. Who proposes to Isabel?Mr. Touchett
2. Aside from visiting Isabel, why is Henrietta excited about being in Europe?As a journalist, she is eager to report on life in Europe
3. What is Isabel’s response when Caspar also proposes?She turns him down
4. What does Ralph convince Mr. Touchett to do before he dies?Change his will to leave Gardencourt to Ralph
5. To whom does Madame Merle introduce Isabel?Her personal trainer. Hint hint.

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