13 May 2016
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Paysage à Lucenay
signed 'Maurice. Utrillo. V,' (lower right)
oil on canvas
18 5/8 x 22 in. (46.7 x 55.7 cm.)
Painted circa 1922
Niveau Gallery, New York.
Private collection, New York (by 1962).
Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1970.
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P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, Paris, 1962, vol. II, p. 374, no. 982 (illustrated, p. 375; with incorrect dimensions).
Cédric Paillier and the late Jean Fabris have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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