Hillís brother, Alexander Hill, was
Printseller & Publisher to the Queen.
The family bookselling business was established in 1825.
business was established at 67 Princes Street from which
Alexander Hill sold the works of
DO Hill and artists.
Hill was officially appointed Colourman and Printseller of the Royal
Scottish Academy, based at the Royal Institution Gallery.
[Post Office Directory, 1842]
Hill was Secretary of the Royal Institution from 1830 onwards.
Hill also worked for this business.
interesting to discover that in the 1830s, Alexander Hill lived at 66
Great King Street, the house next door to 68 Great King Street, the home
of EPS since 1956