Joseph Mallord William Turner Six Views of St Florent-le-Vieil, Mostly from the West, Including a Detail of the Cupola of the Abbey Church 1826

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Title
Six Views of St Florent-le-Vieil, Mostly from the West, Including a Detail of the Cupola of the Abbey Church
From Nantes, Angers and Saumur Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CCXLVIII
Date 1826
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 170 x 110 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D23185
Turner Bequest CCXLVIII 18
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Exhibition catalogue text

Catalogue entry from Turner on the Loire

12 Views of St Florent-le-Vieil; a steamer seen from three angles; a Loire barge; and a figure study 1826 (fig.74)
Nantes, Angers, Saumur sketchbook
Pencil page size: 170 x 110 (6 3/4 x 4 3/8)
Watermark: The top of the mark is visible, possibly 'La Croix'
EXH: Paris 1981 (36, pp.208-21 figs, 383-408)
LIT: Finberg 1909, II, pp.754-6; see below Appendix A
TB CCXLVIII ff.17 verso, 18; D23184, D23185

Published in:
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p.215 no.12, reproduced p.86

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