25 June 2008
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Moulin de la Galette
signed 'Maurice Utrillo V' (lower right)
oil on board
18 1/8 x 14 7/8 in. (46 x 37.9 cm.)
Painted circa 1920-1922
M. Poumier, Paris, by 1974.
Acquired by the present owner in 1998.
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P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. V, Paris, 1976, no. 2640 (illustrated p. 199).
Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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Please note that the estimate of this lot is GBP35 0000 - 45 000 and not as stated in the catalogue.
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