Joseph Mallord William Turner Blois: A View to the West along the Façade des Loges of the Château 1826

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Blois: A View to the West along the Façade des Loges of the Château
From Loire, Tours, Orleans and Paris Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CCXLIX
Date 1826
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 153 x 103 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D23286
Turner Bequest CCXLIX 21
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Exhibition catalogue text

Catalogue entry from Turner on the Loire

26 Views of the ch¿teau at Blois 1826 (fig.133)
Loire, Tours, Orleans, Paris sketchbook
Pencil page size: 130 x 174 (5 1/8 x 6 7/8)
French paper with grapes in the watermark
LIT: Finberg 1909, II, pp.756-8; Paris 1981, pp.224-31 figs.411-38; see below, Appendix A
TB CCXLIX ff.20 verso, 21; D23277, D23278 [misprint in catalogue: Finberg numbers correct but accession numbers respectively D23285 and D23286]

Published in:
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p.216 no.26, reproduced p.136

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