8 February 2012
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Rue à Montmartre
signed and dated 'Maurice, Utrillo, V, Janvier 1922,' (lower right)
gouache on paper
10 x 13 7/8 in. (25.3 x 35.1 cm.)
Executed in January 1922
René Smadja, Paris; sale, Christie's, Paris, 3 December 2007, lot 165.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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P. Pétridès, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. IV, Paris, 1966, no. AG56 (illustrated).
Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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