7 February 2007
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
Vue de Pontoise
signed 'Maurice Utrillo.V.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
23 7/8 x 32 1/8 in. (60.6 x 81.6 cm.)
Painted in 1913
Dikran Khan Kélékian, Paris and New York; sale, American Art Association, 30 January 1922, lot 72 (as 'Effet de Neige').
Scott & Fowles, New York.
Arthur Sachs, Paris.
Acquired by the parents of the present owner in Paris in the 1930s, and thence by descent.
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