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Maurice Utrillo

Le Cercle catholique du Sacré-Cœur, rue du Mont-Cenis à Montmartre

Property from a Private British Collection

Maurice Utrillo

Maurice Utrillo

Le Cercle catholique du Sacré-Cœur, rue du Mont-Cenis à Montmartre

Le Cercle catholique du Sacré-Cœur, rue du Mont-Cenis à Montmartre

Property from a Private British Collection

Maurice Utrillo

1883 - 1955

Le Cercle catholique du Sacré-Cœur, rue du Mont-Cenis à Montmartre


signed Maurice. Utrillo. V and dated 1912 (lower right)

oil on board

74.5 by 105cm., 29⅝ by 41¼in.

Framed: 87.5 by 117.1cm., 34½ by 46⅛in.

Painted in 1912.

Painted on board, laid down on canvas; the edges are intermittently taped. UV light inspection reveals extensive lines and spots of retouching scattered throughout the composition. There is some frame abrasion to parts of the edges, some fine lines of craquelure in places, scattered tiny paint losses, and a few surface scratches and dents. This work is in overall good condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 29th May 1920, lot 90
Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 19th February 1932, lot 80
Georges Bernheim, Paris
Louis Libaude, Paris 
Galerie Barbazanges, Paris
Galerie Pétridès, Paris
Marlborough Fine Art, London
Private Collection, United Kingdom (acquired from the above in 1957)
Thence by descent to the present owner
Paul Pétridès, L'Œuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, Paris, 1959, vol. I, no. 289, illustrated p. 349 (titled Rue du Mont-Cenis)
Jean Fabris & Cédric Paillier, L'Œuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo, Paris, 2009, vol. I, no. 014, illustrated in colour p. 68
London, Marlborough Fine Art, XIXth and XXth Century French Masters, 1956, no. 45, illustrated in colour in the catalogue