MAURICE UTRILLO, birth in Paris, 8, rue du Poteau in Montmartre on 26 December, son of Marie-Clémentine VALADON "dit Suzanne", born to an unknown father (it seems that Maurice was born on Christmas day, but the declaration to the civil status was only made on 26 December).
Died in Dax on 5 November 1955.
SUZANNE VALADON, birth in Bessines-sur -Gartempe (Haute-Vienne), born to an unknown father. She poses as a model and begins to draw . Presented to Edgar Degas, he encouraged her to work on her graphics. Puvis-de-Chavannes, Toulouse Lautrec, Renoir have drawn many portraits of this exceptional girl.
Died in Paris in 1938.
ANDRÈ UTTER, birth at the home of his parents, 43, rue Ordener, Paris 18th. Child of the Butte, friend of Maurice UTRILLO, became the lover, then Suzanne Valadon's husband, not hesitating to play the role of his friend's stepfather. The “cursed trilogy” was born.
Died in Paris in 1948.
LUCIE vALOR, birth in Angoulème, widow of mr. Robert Pauxels Belgian banker, in 1935 she became the wife of Maurice Utrillo, on the advice of it, from 1940, she began to paint naively, mainly bouquets of flowers and some portraits of Maurice Utrillo and his entourage.