George William Hill (sculptor)

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George William Hill
George William Hill vers 1920.jpg
George William Hill (circa 1920)
Born 1862
Shipton, Eastern Townships, Quebec, Canada
Died 1934
Nationality Canadian
Known for sculptor

George William Hill (born in Shipton, Eastern Townships, Quebec in 1862 – dead in 1934) was a Canadian sculptor. He was known as one of Canada's foremost sculptor during the first half of the 20th century, because of the numerous public memorials he made.[1] He was a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts[2]


  • War Memorial, Harbord Collegiate School,286 Harbord St., Toronto, Ontario
  • War Memorial, Pictou, Nova Scotia
  • War Memorial, Westmount, Montreal, Quebec
  • War Memorial, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Monument to Sir George-Étienne Cartier in front of Mount Royal during winter in Montreal (1919)
Boer War Monument, George William Hill, Victoria Park, London, Ontario


  1. ^ Rosalind M. Pepall. "The Architecture of Edward & W.S. Maxwell: Craftsmen and Decorative Artists". Retrieved August 22, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Members since 1880". Royal Canadian Academy of Arts. Retrieved 11 September 2013.