C F Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne
Artist(s): C F Tunnicliffe
Author(s): Robert Meyrick & Harry Heuser
Year published: July 2017
Publisher: Royal Academy of Arts
Total Pages: 336
Illustrations: colour and b/w
This beautifully detailed catalogue raisonné presents the exceptional etchings, wood engravings and woodcuts of Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe RA, one of the best-known wildlife illustrators of the 20th century.
Tunnicliffe is celebrated for his captivating depictions of the natural world, particularly British birds and fauna. He won acclaim as the illustrator of the 1932 edition of Henry Williamson’s Tarka the Otter. His other work includes numerous Brooke Bond tea cards and original artwork for Ladybird Books – including familiar titles like The Farmand the What to Look For series about wildlife through the seasons.