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. & Heuser, H. 2017, Charles Tunnicliffe Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne, Royal Academy of Arts, London, p. 57
Provenance: consigned from a significant private collection of wildlife art
Sold for £240
The etching is a work on paper, framed under glazing- not examined external to the frame. The sheet appears in good condition with no obvious evidence for any rips, creasing or folds. There does not appear to be evidence for any deterioration, the surface is stable. The etching has a clearly defined platemark and full margins. The frame is in good conditionw with solid joints.