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    Sale 11793

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 113

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)

    Eglise Saint-Michel, Limoges (Haute-Vienne)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
    Eglise Saint-Michel, Limoges (Haute-Vienne)
    signed, dated and titled 'Eglise Saint-Michel à Limoges Haute Vienne Maurice, Utrillo, V, 1934,' (lower centre)
    gouache on paper
    24 1/2 x 16 5/8 in. (62.2 x 42.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1934


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    The late Jean Fabris confirmed the authenticity of this work.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 14 May 1992, lot 154.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Seiji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Museum of Art, Maurice Utrillo, April - July 2010, no. 56, p. 211 (illustrated p. 97); this exhibition later travelled to Niigata, Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Museum EKi, and Toyohashi, City Museum of Art & History.