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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