Artist – Charles Tunnicliffe

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe, 1901-1979

Charles Tunnicliffe was an accomplished artist, who won a scholarship at the Royal College of Art, London, graduating with a diploma in painting.

Already an established and renowned artist, Tunnicliffe was commissioned by Ladybird Books to create illustrations for The Farm, and What To Look For In Spring, What To Look For In Summer, What To Look For In Autumn, and What To Look For In Winter. He also illustrated Henry Williamson’s Tarka The Otter, and cover illustrations for the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds magazine.