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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 130

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)

    Le Lapin Agile

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    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
    Le Lapin Agile
    signed and dated 'Maurice, Utrillo, V, 1938,' (lower right) and inscribed '-Montmartre,-' (lower left)
    gouache on paper
    12½ x 9 3/8 in. (31.8 x 23.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1938


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    Provenance

    Bahé collection, Paris.
    Private collection, Japan.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2005.


    Saleroom Notice

    Jean Fabris will include this work in his forthcoming Utrillo catalogue raisonné.


    Literature

    P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, Paris, 1966, vol. IV, p. 372, no. AG 444 (illustrated, p. 373).