Exhibition catalogue text

Catalogue entry from Turner on the Loire

2 Blois from the south-west
c.1794-5 (fig.2)
Pencil and watercolour 245 x 345 (9 5/8 x 13 5/8)
EXH: Exhibited Drawings, no.698, as 'Town and Bridge' (Ruskin, Works, XIII, p.639). Part of a loan collection shown at the following venues: Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne 1937; Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield 1946-7; Whitechapel 1953 (117); Wakefield Art Gallery 1960
LIT: Finberg 1909, I, p.54, 'Town and Bridge. Probably the same place as TB XXVII L'
TB XXVII M; D00674

Published in:
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p.215 no.2, reproduced p.15