19 June 2007
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Rue Lépic à Montmartre
signed 'Maurice Utrillo V' (lower right); inscribed 'Montmartre' (lower left)
oil on panel
12 7/8 x 9 1/8 cm. (32.7 x 23.2 cm.)
Painted circa 1933
Galerie O. Pétridès, Paris.
David Stein, New York.
Nathan Rabin, New York.
William Findlay Gallery, Chicago.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 3 July 1973, lot 38.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. III, Paris, 1969, no. 1467 (illustrated p. 77).
Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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