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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 481

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)

    Boulevard Carnot à Noyon

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
    Boulevard Carnot à Noyon
    signed 'Maurice Utrillo V' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    19 7/8 x 25¾ in. (50.4 x 65.4 cm.)
    Painted circa 1914


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    Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

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    Provenance

    Jonas Netter, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. II, Paris, 1962, no. 496 (illustrated p. 71).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Cent Tableaux par Utrillo, 1959, no. 71 (illustrated; titled and dated 'Noyon 1916').
    Albi, Musée Toulouse-Lautrec, Utrillo - Valadon, 1979, no. 28.
    Chiba, Musée Kawamura, Modigliani et son époque, Paris 1910-20, April - May 1997, no. 48 (illustrated p. 111); this exhibition later travelled to Osaka, Yamagata, Nigata, Miyazaki, Kitakyushu and Tokyo.