Green, gold and dunn by Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe

Tunnicliffe lived beside the tidal estuary near Anglesey from 1947 until his death and the wildlife of the area became his inspiration and his prime subject matter.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
42 x 72 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
Mary Oliver

He became renown for his measured drawings of birds which he meticulously painted from dead birds, brought to him by friends and neighbours as a reference source.

Provenance

Private collection. On loan to museum 1994-2006.

Venue details

Nature in Art Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, GLOUCESTER Gloucestershire GL2 9PA 01452 731422 www.nature-in-art.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.25)

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm
Open Bank Holidays

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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