Maurice Utrillo (French, 1883-1955)
L'Arc de Parc Monceau
Signed "Maurice.Utrillo.V." l.l., titled on the reverse, identified on a fragmentary label and with a stamp from Collection Libaude, Paris, both on the reverse.
Oil on heavy pressed paperboard, 28 5/8 x 21 1/8 in. (72.8 x 53.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Very slight bowing to the support.
Provenance: Etienne Bignou (Ancienne collection Bignou), Paris; Libaude Collection, Paris; Carroll Carstairs Gallery, New York; ...; Christie's, New York, Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art, November 9, 1999, Sale 9222, Lot 302; to the current private Massachusetts collection.
Literature: Paul Pétridès; L'oeuvre complet de Maurice Utrillo (Paris: P. Pétridès, 1962), vol ii, p. 138, no. 600 (illustrated p. 139; described as oil on canvas).
N.B. The catalog entry for the Christie's auction provides the date of 1916 for this painting.
Christie's auction labels on the frame and the reverse.
Framed dimensions are 35 1/2 x 28 in.
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