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Derek Hill (1916-2000), Artist, writer and organiser of exhibitions

(Arthur) Derek Hill

Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist associated with 9 portraits
Hill first worked as a theatre designer in Munich, Paris, Vienna and Sadler's Wells, London. From the 1960s, he concentrated on painting portraits and was head of art at the British School in Rome during the 1950s.

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Violet Trefusis

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on cardboard, 1945
NPG 5934


Lydia Sokolova

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
blue biro, 1954
NPG 6463


L.P. Hartley

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, circa 1965
NPG 6426


Sir Edward Heath

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, 1972
NPG 6914


Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, 1974
NPG 5775


(Rudolph) John Frederick Lehmann

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, 1984
NPG 5985


(William) Owen Chadwick

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, 1990
NPG 6132


Sir Alec Guinness

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on board, 1998
NPG 6422


Noël Coward

possibly by (Arthur) Derek Hill
bromide print, 1969
NPG x135614

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