International Art Auction

June 13, 2017

LOT 42
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
  • Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
  • Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)
  • Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)

42

Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955), French

LA PLACE JEAN-BAPTISTE CLEMENT A MONTMARTRE, CIRCA 1952-1955

Oil on canvas; signed “Maurice Utrillo, V” lower right, titled and numbered with the Wally Findlay Gallery Inventory number: No. 66058 to the backboard. Accompanied by Paul Petrides, Paris Certificate of Authenticity dated “5 Avril 1974”, No. 120 and with his black and white photo-certificate. Together with a “Guarantee” certificate dated January, 1979 contained in a brown album and a colour transparency, #66058 from Wally Findlay Galleries, Inc., Palm Beach
18.1" x 21.7" — 46 x 55 cm.

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $72,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Together with a Certificate of Authenticity from Jean Fabris and Cedric Paillier, Pierrefitte-sur-Seine, Paris, No. 5458, dated July 7, 2013

Literature:

To be included in Paul Petrides “l’oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo., Paris”, second supplement

Provenance:

Wally Findlay Galleries, Inc., Palm Beach, Florida;
From whom purchased by the Private Collection, Canada on January 6th, 1979 accompanied by the original receipt, a colour transparency, a brown album containing a typed biography of the artist titled “Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955)” and containing within, the Wally Findlay Certificate of Authenticity, dated January, 1979, No. 66058;
Estate Collection, Toronto