25 June 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Rue Philippe-de-Girard à Paris
signed 'Maurice Utrillo V' (lower right); signed and inscribed 'Rue Philippe de girard (Paris) Maurice Utrillo V' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
21 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. (55 x 46.2 cm.)
Painted circa 1919
Jonas Netter, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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P. Pétridès, L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. II, Paris, 1962, no. 809 (illustrated p. 267).
Jean Fabris has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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