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  Maurice Utrillo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maurice Utrillo, born Maurice Valadon, (December 25, 1883 - November 5, 1955) was a French painter who specialized in cityscapes.
Utrillo was the offspring of a liaison between a teenage model, Marie-Clémentine Valadon, and, so it is thought, a young amateur painter named Boissy.
Utrillo died on November 5, 1955, and is buried in the Cimetière Saint-Vincent in Montmartre.
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 Maurice Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Utrillo's earliest work (1904-1908), painted under the influence of the impressionists, is prevailingly delicate in color and consists of townscapes in suburbs north of Paris.
From 1909 to 1914 Utrillo painted with a greatly limited palette dominated by shades of white.
Utrillo's numerous canvases of empty Parisian streets, village scenes, and cathedrals, usually invested with somber pathos or grandeur, won him a worldwide reputation.
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 The Art of Maurice Utrillo
Utrillo was the pupil of his outstanding mother, Suzanne Valadon, and a close friend of Amedeo Modigliani.
Born in Paris in 1883, Utrillo is the offspring of a liaison between a teen-age model, Marie-Clémentine Valadon, and, so it is thought, a young amateur painter and chronic alcoholic, named Boissy.
Maurice Valadon was only a child when the Spanish writer and art critic, Miguel Utrillo, a friend of Suzanne's, in a spirit of kindness, bestowed upon him his own name.
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 Utrillo, Maurice on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
He was the son of the painter Suzanne Valadon and was adopted by the writer Miguel Utrillo.
Utrillo's favorite themes were the street scenes of Paris, particularly of Montmartre, and Montmagny.
Weinstein Gallery Is Proud to Present Paintings of the School of Paris: Raoul Dufy, Maurice Utrillo, Maurice De Vlaminck; Opens Friday, January 23.
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 MAURICE UTRILLO
1883 - Birth of Maurice Utrillo, son of Marie-Clémentine Valadon called «Suzanne» and of an unknown father in a house situated at 8, rue du Poteau, in the 18th district of Paris on December 26th.
Utrillo painted the river banks and scenes in Montmagny (he was living in nearby Pierrefitte) in particular.
Maurice Utrillo and his wife Lucie, called Valore, were living at that time in the Paris suburb of Le Vésinet.
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 Maurice Utrillo (French), 1883-1955: Featured artist works, exhibitions and biography fromSoufer Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Born in Paris on December 26, 1883, Maurice Utrillo was the illegitimate son of Suzanne Valadon, the model and painter.
Utrillo got his name from Miguel Utrillo, a friend of his mother’s, who agreed to adopt Maurice so that the boy would appear to have a father.
During this period, Maurice Utrillo was experiencing one of the happiest times of his life with his marriage to Lucie Valore in 1935 and an established career — he signed his first contract with Paul Pétridès, who was to be his art dealer until the artist’s death in 1955.
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 MAURICE UTRILLO/BIOGRAPHY
The son of Suzanne Valadon and of an unknown father, Maurice Utrillo was born in Montmartre on December 26th 1883.
The young Maurice was left in the care of his grand-mother but coping with his loneliness and the absence of his mother he soon became addicted to drink.
As early as 1926, Maurice Utrillo became famous and his works were much in demand by collectors.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Maurice Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Alcoholism is a powerful craving for alcohol which often results in the compulsive consumption of alcohol otherwise known as an addiction.
Maurice Utrillo, born Maurice Valadon, (December 25, 1883 - November 5, 1955) was a French painter.
Maurice Valadon was only a child when the Spanish writer and art critic, Miguel Utrillo, a friend of his mother's, in a spirit of kindness, bestowed upon him his own name.
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 Maurice Utrillo at Weinstein Gallery
Maurice Utrillo later found infinite inspiration in this same sector painting it as a ruin of its former self filled with nostalgia for a bygone era.
His depiction of white buildings in and around Paris employing a palette of essentially varying shades of white tinged with color and rich with surface texture was considered to capture the light in a revolutionary new perspective and won him acclaim from critics and collectors alike.
Maurice Utrillo's tragic life easily qualified him as a member of the peintres maudits.
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 More About Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Rightly did he sign his paintings Maurice Utrillo, V: the V betokened his loving, sympathetic mother, the artist Suzanne Valadon, whose sound good sense often weaned him back from a drunkard's futile existence.
Utrillo here, as is his wont, has an architect's understanding of what should be done, and he also understands Sacre-Coeur in this shouldering-out mood.
Maurice Utrillo was born in Paris (1883) and died in Dax (1955).
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 Maurice Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Soutine, Modigliani, Chagall, even Jules Pascin and Maurice Utrillo -- to name other "cursed painters" -- were in effect religious painters, determined to show...
Born Maurice Valadon on December 25, 1883 (Christmas Day) in the Montmartre quarter of Paris, France, he is one of the few famous painters of Montmartre who was actually born there.
He died on November 5, 1955, and is buried in the Cimetière Saint-Vincent in Montmartre.
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 Maurice Utrillo, 1883 - 1955
Maurice Utrillo was born in Paris, the illegitimate son of the artist Suzanne Valadon, on 26 December 1883.
Their appreciation of his talent enabled Utrillo to take part for the first time in the 1912 Salon d'Automne.
A powerful natural talent, Utrillo made an enormous contribution to consolidating painterly structure and texture as opposed to the conception informing Impressionism.
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 Paris Pages Kiosque; Maurice Utrillo - October 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Maurice Utrillo was one of the few famous painters of Montmartre - who was born on Montmartre, in 1883.
Utrillo, in the psycho-critique, is reproached for the deserted aspect of this painting, but in today's photo, there is no overpopulation.
Utrillo returned to Montmartre in 1955 to play himself in Sacha Guitry's 'Si Paris m'était Conté.' Both of them are buried in Montmartre's St. Vincent Cemetery.
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 EVOLUTIONARY ASTROLOGY - Maurice, the famous
Maurice Utrillo was one of the few famous painters of Montmartre
Little Maurice was raised by his grand-mother, and the story goes that she used to spike his soup with wine as an aid to sleep - which lead straight to absinthe after school and his first detox treatment at 18, in 1901.
Utrillo returned to Montmartre in 1955 to play himself in Sacha Guitry's 'Si Paris méetait Conte.' Both of them are buried in Montmartre's St. Vincent Cemetery.
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 Maurice Utrillo (1883 - 1955) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
Born to unwed mother and painter Suzanne Valadon, Maurice Utrillo was introduced to the artist lifestyle at an early age.
Maurice Utrillo - The Inn at Robinson c.
Maurice Utrillo - Dead-End Street in the Snow c.
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 Metropole Paris - More Maurice Utrillo
This guy, Maurice Utrillo, drunk or not, was a life-long painter, which is more than can be said of most psychiatrists.
This or that lack of something in a painting, or overabundance of something, is due to the painters' whim - and not necessarily because he or she is bonkers.
Maurice Utrillo was featured for the first time in Metropole as 'Born Nobody on Montmartre' in September's last issue in 1996.
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 Maurice Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Born Maurice Valadon on December 25 1883 (Christmas Day) in the Montmartre quarter of Paris France he is one of the few painters of Montmartre who was actually born
The offspring of a liaison between a model Marie-Clémentine Valadon and so it is thought a amateur painter named Boissy.
As a reader interested in the Impressionist Era, I was particularly drawn to Suzanne: of Love and Art, a novel based on the life of the artist Suzanne Valadon.
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 Maurice Utrillo
Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955) began to paint at the insistence of his mother, Suzanne Valadon; a model of Degas.
From his beginnings, Utrillo represented scenes of Paris, particularly Montmartre.
From 1909 to 1914 he went through his White Period exhibiting for the first time in the Salon d'Automne and had his first one-man show, at Libaude's.
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 Maurice Utrillo Online
Maurice Utrillo in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Maurice Utrillo copyright requests handled by the Artists Rights Society.
All images and text on this Maurice Utrillo page are copyright 1999-2005 by John Malyon/Artcyclopedia, unless otherwise noted.
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 Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Utrillo est avant tout peintre du paysage urbain de Paris et particulièrement de Montmartre, lieu de sa naissance.
En 1922, quand Utrillo peint ce tableau, sa cote a atteint un niveau appréciable, ses œuvres sont recherchées par les amateurs et les faux commencent à se multiplier.
Maurice Utrillo est le fils naturel de Suzanne Valadon reconnu par le critique Miguel Utrillo.
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 Utrillo, Maurice articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
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Utrillo, Maurice UTRILLO, MAURICE [Utrillo, Maurice], 1883-1955, French painter.
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 Maurice Utrillo [1883-1955] - Featured Artist on Artfact.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
He was entrusted to his grandmother while his mother posed as a model for such painters as Renoir and Puvis de Chavannes before discovering her own talent for drawing and painting.
Maurice Utrillo had no predisposition for art, but when he was 19 his mother took medical advice and urged him to adopt drawing and painting as a distraction from his need for alcohol.
In search of a suitable subject, he went to the countryside around Montmagny, a village to the north of Paris, where, between the autumn of 1903 and the winter of 1904, he completed almost 150 paintings, sombre, heavily impasted landscapes, such as the Roofs of Montmagny (Paris, Pompidou).
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Utrillo’s sphere was Montmartre with its alleys and little squares or the nondescript suburbs of Paris, and not so much the great boulevards which Pissarro, Monet and Renoir had painted.
Utrillo’s typical figures with their vase-shaped outlines, usually seen from the back, which appear for the first time in paintings of 1910, have nothing to do with the horse-cabs, carriages and passers-by here.
In this case Utrillo has departed from the postcard and characteristically put in his own figures.
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 A concise history of the artist Maurice Utrillo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Maurice Utrillo, French painter, took to art in an attempt to escape alcoholism at the age of 19.
Initially painted prolific number of somber landscapes of the countryside around Montmagny near Paris but his paintings brightened and adopted a less somber tone after his return to Montmartre 3 years later and created the first of many street scenes composed of ordinary houses and churches.
Utrillo was later to choose Cathedrals as his main subject.
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 MAURICE UTRILLO
Downstairs, Utrillo's studio has been rebuilt with an impressive fl and whitephotography pinned on the back wall and aimed at plunging visitors in his intimate world.
Organising international exhibitions, the Maurice Utrillo Association is always interested in works by Utrillo, Suzanne Valadon and other painters of the School of Paris so as to include them in new exhibitions.
It was such mastering of the construction of a painting with maximum sobriety in the drawing and in the use of colours that made this «Moulin de la Galette» a marvellous masterpiece.
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 Maurice Utrillo
Utrillo kwam als buitenechtelijk kind ter wereld van de schilderes Suzanne Valadon en in 1891 geadopteerd door de Spaanse schilder en journalist Miguel utrillo y Molins.
Na een door drankzucht en haar gevolgen overschaduwde jeugd begon utrillo in 1902 te schilderen in de trant van Pissarro.
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Maurice Utrillo FLOWER STILL LIFE vintage print Spring
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A village path by Maurice Utrillo Canvas Repro
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