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Twentieth Century

Christmas Card, 1916

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Christmas Card, 1916

Christmas card sent by Cumbrian artist Robert Rule to his brother in 1916.

Swallowtail and hairstreak butterflies

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Drawer of Butterflies, Swallowtail, Hairstreaks, Victorian

This is a drawer of specimens from the G.B. Routledge collection, gathered from the late Victorian era to the 1920s. It includes species such as the swallowtails and hairstreaks.

Copper and Blue butterflies

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Drawer of butterflies, Copper, Large Blue Blue, Victorian

This is a drawer of specimens from the G.B. Routledge collection gathered from the late Victorian era to the 1920s. It includes species including the Adonis Blue, the Large Blue, the Small Copper and the Holly Blue, identified by labels.

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Photograph, Fell, 2005 Bethany Murray (1971-)

Photograph on aluminium. Purchased by the Friends of Tullie House

Lechuguilla (The Chandelier Ballroom), 2009 By Monica Metsers (1980-)

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Painting, Lechuguilla (The Chandelier Ballroom), Monica Metsers (1980-)

Oil on board. Purchased with assistance from the Friends of Tullie House

Nature Painting, 2008 Keith Tyson (1969-)

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Painting, Nature Painting, Keith Tyson (1969-)

Mixed media on aluminium. Purchased with assistance from the Art Fund, the V&A Purchase Grant Fund, Friends of Tullie House, Arts Council England North West and Northern Rock Foundation

Ocean, Natasha Daintry

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Ceramics, Ocean, 2009, Natasha Daintry (1966-)

Installation of 1000 porcelain pots. Purchased jointly with Touchstones Rochdale, Gallery Oldham, Harris Museum and Art Gallery and Nottingham City Museum with assistance from the Contemporary Art Society, the Art Fund and Friends of Tullie House.