About This Artwork

Maurice Utrillo
French, 1883–1955

Street in Paris, 1914

Oil on canvas
25 x 31 1/2 in. (63.5 x 80 cm)
Signed, l.r.: Maurice Utrillo 1914

Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection, 1926.226

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Minneapolis, Institute of Arts, Exhibition of Modern French Paintings from the Birch-Bartlett Collection Lent by Frederick C. Bartlett of Chicago, April 1925, n.p.,

Boston, Art Club, Birch Bartlett Collection of Modern French Paintings, December 9–26, 1925, n.p.,

New York, Museum of Modern Art, Painting in Paris from American Collections, January 19–February 16, 1930, p. (no. 92).

Providence, Rhode Island School of Design, Modern French Art, March 1930, p. (cat. 40).

Chicago, Art Institute, A Century of Progress: Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections, June 1–November 1, 1933, p. (cat. 714).

Chicago, Art Institute, A Century of Progress: Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections, June 1–November 1, 1934, p. (cat. 366).

Publication History

Boston Art Club, Birch Bartlett Collection of Modern French Paintings, exh. cat. (Boston: Art Club, 1925), n.p.,

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Exhibition of Modern French Paintings from the Birch-Bartlett Collection, Lent by Frederick C. Bartlett of Chicago, exh. cat. (Minneapolis: Institute of Arts, 1925), n.p.,

Art Institute, Birch-Bartlett Memorial Handbook, 1926, pp. 40, 41.

Einstein, Carl, Die Kunst des 20 Jahrhunderts, (1926), pp. 253.

Art Institute, Birch-Bartlett Memorial Handbook, 1929, pp. 46, 47.

Art Institute, A Century of Progress: Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections, exh. cat. (Chicago: Art Institute, 1933), p. 80.

Art Institute, A Century of Progress: Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections, exh. cat. (Chicago: Art Institute, 1934), p. 53.

Art Institute, Birch-Bartlett, 1946, pp. 50-51 (ill.).

Art Institute, Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago: A Catalogue of the Picture Collection (Chicago: Art Institute, 1961), p. 458, as Street in Paris, 1914.

Art Institute, “The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection,” Art Institute of Chicago Museum Studies 12, 2 (1986), pp. 223 (no. 24), 226 (ill.), as Street in Paris, 1914.

Ownership History

Galerie Percier; sold to Frederic C. and Helel Birch Bartlett, 1924–1926; given to the Art Institute as of Chicago, 1926




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