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With the sketchbook turned horizontally, Turner filled the centre of this page with a view of buildings crowded along a riverside. The scene has been identified as the Île Feydeau on the River Loire at Nantes. 1
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p. 233.
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After Joseph Mallord William Turner Nantes