6 February 2003
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Église de Simandre-les-Ormes
signed and dated 'Maurice, Utrillo, V, 1928,' (lower right); inscribed 'Église de Simandre-les-Ormes (Ain),' (lower left)
gouache, watercolour and pencil on paper
19¼ x 25¼in. (49 x 64.2cm)
Executed in 1928
Acquired in the 1970s, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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P. Pétridès, L'Oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. IV, Paris, 1966, no. AG201 (illustrated p. 217).
Geneva, Musée de l'Athénée, Maurice Utrillo, Jul.-Sept. 1961, no. 21.
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