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    Sale 7737

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale (immediately following Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper)

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 226

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)

    Impasse trainée

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    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
    Impasse trainée
    signed 'Maurice.Utrillo.V.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    25 5/8 x 32 in. (65.1 x 81.3 cm.)
    Painted circa 1914

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    Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

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

    Pre-Lot Text



    J. Oberlé, Utrillo, Montmartre, Paris, 1956 (illustrated pl. 5). 25 Great Masters of Modern Art: Utrillo, Japan, 1980, no. 39 (illustrated).
    P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. II, Paris, 1962, no. 453 (illustrated p. 43).
    J. Fabris, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. I, La période blanche, Paris, 2009, no. 359 (illustrated).


    Albi, Musée Toulouse-Lautrec, Utrillo - Valadon, 1979, no. 26.
    Tokyo, Galerie Isetan, Maurice Utrillo & Suzanne Valadon, October - November 1978, no. 40 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Nara, Musée d'Art moderne, Magoya, Musée d'Art de la préfecture de Aichi and Fukuoka, Centre culturel de la préfecture.
    Chiba, Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Modigliani et son époque, Paris 1910-1920, April - May 1997, no. 47; this exhibition later travelled to Osaka, Kintetsu Museum of Art, Yamagata, Museum of Art, Niigata, Museum of Art, Miyazaki, Museum of Art, Kitakyushu, Municipal Museum and Tokyo, Daimaru Museum of Art.