Rue à Montmartre
Property from a Private Collector
Maurice Utrillo

Rue à Montmartre

Lot Closed

Rue à Montmartre
Rue à Montmartre
Rue à Montmartre
Rue à Montmartre
Rue à Montmartre
Rue à Montmartre
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Maurice Utrillo

Rue à Montmartre

Estimate:

80,000 - 120,000 USD

Property from a Private Collector

Maurice Utrillo

Maurice Utrillo

Rue à Montmartre

Rue à Montmartre

Estimate:

80,000 - 120,000 USD

Lot sold:

75,600

USD

Description

Property from a Private Collector

Maurice Utrillo

1883 - 1955

Rue à Montmartre


Signed Maurice. Utrillo V. (lower right)

Oil on canvas

23 5/8 by 31 7/8 in. (60 by 81 cm)

Framed: 34 1/4 by 42 1/2 in. (87 by 108 cm)

Painted in 1912. 

Condition report

The work is in very good condition. The canvas is unlined. The surface is richly textured and incised, as part of the artist's process. Some scattered craquelure, mostly in the white pigments of the house. There is a nailhead sized loss in the sky along the right side of the upper edge. There is a nailhead sized loss and small puncture to the canvas along the bottom edge at right. Under UV light: no inpainting is apparent.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Provenance

Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, New York
Private Collection, Japan (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 14, 1998, lot 240)
Acquired at the above sale 

Literature

Paul Pétridès, L'Oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. II, Paris, 1962, no. 456, illustrated p. 43 (dated circa 1914)
Jean Fabris & Cédric Pailler, L'Oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, vol. I, Paris, 2009, no. 276, illustrated in color p. 340