25 June 2008
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Environs à Montmagny
signed 'Maurice U Valadon' (lower left)
oil on canvas
18 3/8 x 13¼ in. (46.7 x 33.7 cm.)
Painted circa 1905
Mrs Mischa Elman; her estate sale, Sotheby's, New York, 10 May 1995, lot 259.
Acquired by the present owner in 1998.
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Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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Please note the estimate for this lot is GBP20 000 - 30 000 and not as indicated in the catalogue.
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