Tunnicliffe’s Farm

This 1958 Ladybird Learning to Read Book was illustrated by C. F. Tunnicliffe, R.A. (1901-1979), an artist who made a big impression on me as a child. He attended Macclesfield School of Art then went on to the Royal College of Art, where he studied etching and engraving. He follows in the wood engraving tradition of Thomas Bewick by regularly setting a […]