London, South Kensington
27 June 2014
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Les chapeaux de Lucie Valore
signed and dated 'Maurice, Utrillo, V, mars 1942.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
8 5/8 x 10 5/8 in. (22 x 27.2 cm.)
Painted in March 1942
Lucie Valore, Paris.
Jean Adrien Albouy, Paris, acquired as a gift from the above.
Anonymous sale, Libert & Castor, Paris, 12 March 2003, lot 197.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 21 October 2003, lot 121.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Munich, Haus der Kunst, Maurice Utrillo V., Suzanne Valadon, 15 June - 11 September 1960, no. 103.
Monsieur Jean Fabris and Monsieur Gilbert Pétridès have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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