1951 - ?

Robert Coppillie

Born at Westminster, London in 1951, son of Frederick Leonard Coppillie (1918-1987) and his wife Vera Georgina née Minter who married at Westminster in 1943. A painter and teacher working in watercolour and gouache and produced meticulously detailed pictures of flowers and wildlife. He married at Colchester, Essex in 1976, Christine M. Vincent and moved to Suffolk, where he ran teaching courses at Snape Maltings. He exhibited at Snape also showing at the Society of Wildlife Artists and Haste Gallery in Ipswich and in 1977 exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from 22 Churchhill Avenue, Ipswich 'Tawny Oil', in 1978 'Rabbit, Summer' and 'Tawny Owl', in 1979 'Kestrel' and in 1980 three items 'The Phoenician', 'Memory' and 'Treasures from the Sea' and an exhibitor for several years. He has also held solo exhibitions at Harrods in London and several galleries in East Anglia.

Works by This Painter