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John William Hill

Born: Jan 13, 1812

Death: Sep 24, 1879

Birthplace: London

Nationality: United States

John William Hill

Date of Birth : Jan 13, 1812
Date of Death : Sep 24, 1879
Birth Place : London

John William Hill or often J.W. Hill was a British born American artist working in watercolor, gouache, lithography, and engraving. Hill's work focussed primarily upon natural subjects including landscapes, still lifes, and ornithological and zoological subjects. In the 1850s, influenced by John Ruskin and Hill's association with American followers of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, his attention turned from technical illustration toward still life and landscape.

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