The Autumn Auction

Halls Holdings Ltd.
Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way
SY4 3DR Battlefield, Shrewsbury
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 15.09.2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Winifred, circa 1924-26, signed in pencil bottom right, etching, measurements 26 x 18.5 cm (i), frame 48 x 40 cm Winifred Wonnacott (1902-1969) met Charles Tunnicliffe while studying at the Royal College of Art and were married in 1929 experiencing a

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Sitting Hare, 1926, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 64/75, etching, measurements 14 x 19 cm (PL), frame 34.3 x 38.3 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The White Horse, 1927, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 59/75, etching, measurements 20.4 x 24 cm (PL), frame 44 x 46 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Christmas Chickens, 1927, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 73/75, etching, measurements 23.9 x 20 cm (PL), frame 48 x 42.5 cm Notes: Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Old Bones, 1928, signed in pencil bottom right, etching, measurements 22.6 x 17.7 cm (PL), frame 47 x 41 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts, London, p.80 Provenance

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Bull, 1926, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 66/75, measurements 22.5 x 27.6 cm (PL), frame 48 x 51.5 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts, London, p.64-65

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The New Rick, 1927, Signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 73/75, etching, measurements 20.6 x 26.7 cm (PL), frame 44 x 54 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Stallion, 1928, etching, bears a pencil signature after Tunnicliffe bottom right, measurements 17.2 x 22.9 cm (PL), frame 38.5 x 43 cm Illustrated on page 94 of Meyrick R. & Heuser, H., 2017, Charles Tunniclifffe. Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Pig Dealer, 1925, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 75/75, etching, measurements 21 x 27.7 cm (PL), frame 46 x 51 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Herding Sheep at Kemps Croft Farm, 1928, signed in pencil bottom right, titled and numbered 44/75 bottom left, etching, measurements 18.7 x 37.8 cm (PL), frame 47 x 64 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Old Quarry Road, 1926, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 70/75, etching, measurements 22.4 x 30.4 cm (PL), frame 46 x 53 cm Notes: illustrated in Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, p.33 Provenance: consigned from a significant

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Annie Salaman, 1928, copper plate, measurements 17.7 x 15.2 cm The copper plate for the portrait etching of Annie Salaman has the face erased and hole drilled through the centre. It was based on an original pencil portrait housed in the collection of

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Thatcher, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 20/75, etching, measurements 19.3 x 15.5 cm (PL), frame 48 x 39 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts, London, p.76

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Cheshire Plain, 1926, signed pencil lower right, numbered 50/75 lower left, etching, measurements 20.1 x 24.7 cm (PL), frame 44 x 47.5 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Mowing Machine, 1928, signed in pencil bottom right, inscribed 'To Mr and Mrs F.J. Wonnacott, Christmas 1930' bottom left, etching, measurements 16.3 x 23.8 cm (PL), frame 40 x 46 cm Notes: Mr and Mrs Wonnacott were Tunnicliffe's mother and father

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) A Hard Winter, 1928, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 63/75, etching, measurements 22.7 x 27.7 cm (PL), frame 50.5 x 54.5 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Constitutional, circa 1925-1926, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 9/75, measurements 17.5 x 22.6 cm (PL), frame 42.5 x 46.5 cm Notes: The image depicts William Tunnicliffe turning out the sow and piglets. As illustrated in Meyrick R

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Water Trough, 1926, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 8/75, measurements 15 x 14.9 cm (PL), frame 38.5 x 34.5 cm, together with the original copper plate. (2) Notes: Margaret Tunnicliffe stands in the background watching the black cow at the

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Seed Roller, circa 1925-26, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 55/75, etching, measurements 17.5 x 22.5 cm (PL), frame 41 x 45 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) The Kestrel, 1926, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 65/75, etching, measurements 25.2 x 35.7 cm (PL), frame 49 x 57 cm Notes: This etching depicts the view from Tunnicliffe's friends home at Lee Farm, showing his farmhouse, Sutton Lane End's

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Bullocks, 1935, monogram CFT in the plate, artist proof, wood engraving, measurements 17.1 x 20.4 cm (PL), frame 38 x 40.5 cm This wood engraving was created for Bibby's Rapid Fattening Cakettes and Cakelettes advertisement. This is the only known

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Chinese Geese, 1937, wood engraving on Japan paper, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 37 x 50, measurements 13.7 x 40.9 cm (PL), frame 35 x 61 cm Notes: Exhibited in the Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe Exhibition at Oriel Môn 2019-2020

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Crossbill, ink on scraperboard, measurements 6.5 x 8.5 cm, frame 27.5 x 20 cm Original illustration for S. Rogerson and C.F. Tunnicliffe, 1947, Our Bird Book, Collins, London Provenance: Consigned from a significant private collection of wildlife art

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Hebridean Landscape, 1935, signed in pencil bottom right, numbered 14/50, aquatint, measurements 19.1 x 35.5 cm (PL), frame 42 x 56 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Oxeye in the Rosebush, 1937, signed in pencil bottom right, wood engraving for Kenneth Williamson's The Sky's Their Highway, measurements 15.2 x 10.3 cm (PL), frame 45 x 34 cm Illustrated in Meyrick R. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Jelly Dogs in Surrey, 1933, woodcut engraving for 'My Day with the Beagles' in Henry Williamson's The Old Stag, unsigned proof, measurements 12.7 x 19.1 cm (PL), together with Hounds Marking at Holt, 1932, wood engraving for Henry Williamson's Tarka

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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C.F. Tunnicliffe RA OBE The Memorial Collection, published by Larkhall Fine Art Ltd and H&G Gerrish, July 2007, Part One full set of seven prints, numbered E, blind stamped and numbered E in pencil 2007 bottom left corner, Part Two full set of nine plates with blindstamps and letters E-J, housed

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe, 1952, Shorelands Summer Diary, Collins, St James Palace, London. Complete with dust jacket, 95/150, signed in pen by the author Provenance: consigned from a significant private collection of wildlife art

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Magpie Chase, scraperboard drawing, measurements 19 x 12.5 cm, frame 45 x 34 cm, sold together with a copy of the publication Rivermouth (2) This illustration was included in Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald, 1949, Rivermouth, Eyre and Spottiswoode, London

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 15 Sep 2021

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Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe OBE RA (1901-1979) Double Crested German Trumpeters (Red and Yellow), inscribed lower left, watercolour and pencil, fancy pigeon series, measurements 26.5 x 26.5 cm (i), frame 50 x 49 cm Provenance: consigned from a significant private collection of wildlife art

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 15 Sep 2021