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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1376

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)

    Place du Tertre à Montmartre

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
    Place du Tertre à Montmartre
    signed ‘Maurice. Utrillo. V.’ (lower right)
    oil on board laid down on cradled panel
    13 1/8 x 16 1/8 in. (33.4 x 41 cm.)
    Painted circa 1923


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    Hélène Bruneau, Cédric Paillier, and the late Jean Fabris have confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    O. Fischer.
    M. Mignon-Massart, Nantes (by 1962).
    Anon. sale, Christie’s, London, 30 June 1999, lot 241.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    P. Pétridès, L’oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, Paris, 1962, vol. II, p. 392, no. 1011 (illustrated, p. 393).


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Seji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Museum of Art; The Niigata Prefectural Museum of Modern Art; Kyoto, Museum Eki and Aichi, Toyohashi City Museum of Art and History, Maurice Utrillo, La collection d’un amateur d’art, April-December 2010, p. 70, no. 34.