HILL, SAMUEL

Portrait Painter

From A Dictionary of Irish Artists 1913

Studied under Robert West in the Dublin Society's drawing school, where he won prizes in 1756 and 1758. He was afterwards, according to Pasquin, a portrait painter in crayons and a teacher of drawing. He travelled through the provinces and taught for several years at Portarlington. No further particulars concerning him are forthcoming.

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