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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA (1 December 1901 – 7 February 1979) was an internationally renowned naturalistic painter of British birds and other wildlife. He spent most of his working life on the Isle of Anglesey. In 1981 the contents of his studio was purchased by the Isle of Anglesey Borough Council. The exhibition 'The Charles Tunnicliffe Collection' held at Oriel Môn, Anglesey gives an opportunity to see some of his outstanding artworks from the Oriel's extensive collection. This exhibition highlights examples of his early drawings to his finished paintings, emphasising his incredible talent and artistic abilities.

Artists featured in this Curation: Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
7 artworks
  • Caergybi a'r Fferi Geir / Holyhead and the Car Ferry

    Caergybi a'r Fferi Geir / Holyhead and the Car Ferry 1966
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Pensil, inc a gouache ar bapur / pencil, ink & gouache on paper
    H 28.5 x W 47 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Caergybi a'r Fferi Geir / Holyhead and the Car Ferry
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • Ceffyl Gwedd / Shire Horse

    Ceffyl Gwedd / Shire Horse 1940–1950
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Pensil ac inc ar bapur / pencil & ink on paper
    H 20 x W 26 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Ceffyl Gwedd / Shire Horse
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • Gwiwer Goch / Red Squirrel

    Gwiwer Goch / Red Squirrel 1960–1970
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Pensil, inc, dyfrlliw a sialc ar bapur / pencil, ink, watercolour & chalk on paper
    H 39.4 x W 55.3 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Gwiwer Goch / Red Squirrel
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • Titw Penddu a Titw'r Helyg / Coal Tits and Willow Tits

    Titw Penddu a Titw'r Helyg / Coal Tits and Willow Tits 1970–1979
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Dyfrlliw ar bapur / watercolour on paper
    H 41.7 x W 29.7 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Titw Penddu a Titw'r Helyg / Coal Tits and Willow Tits
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • Ystlum Pipistrelle / Pipistrelle Bat

    Ystlum Pipistrelle / Pipistrelle Bat 1965
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Pensil, inc a dyfrlliw ar bapur / pencil, ink & watercolour on paper
    H 23 x W 29 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Ystlum Pipistrelle / Pipistrelle Bat
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • Gwydd yr Ymerawdwr / Emperor Goose

    Gwydd yr Ymerawdwr / Emperor Goose
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Pensil, inc, dyfrlliw a gouache ar bapur / pencil, ink, watercolour & gouache on paper
    H 49.5 x W 61.5 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Gwydd yr Ymerawdwr / Emperor Goose
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • Mandarinau yr Hydref / Autumn Mandarins

    Mandarinau yr Hydref / Autumn Mandarins 1950–1970
    Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe (1901–1979)
    Dyfrlliw ar bapur / watercolour on paper
    H 55.1 x W 77.5 cm
    Oriel Môn
    Mandarinau yr Hydref / Autumn Mandarins
    © estate of C. F. Tunnicliffe, OBE, RA. Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • This exhibition opened 27/01/2024 and will end 22/02/2025


    Oriel Charles Tunnicliffe Gallery
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    Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • This exhibition opened 27/01/2024 and will end 22/02/2025


    Oriel Charles Tunnicliffe Gallery
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    Photo credit: Oriel Môn

  • This exhibition opened 27/01/2024 and will end 22/02/2025


    Oriel Charles Tunnicliffe Gallery
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    Photo credit: Oriel Môn