4 November 2004
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Ecoles Communales de Bobigny, sous la neige
signed and dated 'Maurice, Utrillo, V, 1935,' (lower right); inscribed, signed and dated again 'Bobigny Seine-Rue de l'Union et les Ecoles Maurice, Utrillo, V, Fevrier 1935,' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
21 1/8 x 28½ in. (53.6 x 72.5 cm.)
Painted in February, 1935
André Utter, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1935.
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