Indiana University Art Museum Provenance Project
Kazimir Malevich (Russian, 18781935)
Peasant Scene, 191213
Graphite on thin white wove paper
Dimensions: 3 7/8 x 4 ¼ in. (9.9 x 10.8 cm)
Jane and Roger Wolcott Memorial, Gift of Thomas T. Solley, 79.49
June 28, 1978, Sale, "Important Impressionists and Modern Drawings and Watercolors," Sotheby Parke Bernet, London (cat. no. 159). Presumably purchased by Helen Serger, La Boetie, Inc.
1979, IU Art Museum purchase from La Boetie, Inc., New York, with funds from Thomas T. Solley
1912, The Knave of Diamonds, St. Petersburg, Russia (no. 4)
December 1978-February 1979, "Abstract and Constructivist Works, 1912-1930," La Boetie, Inc., New York (cat. p. 6)
August 7October 4, 1987, 1912: Breakup of Tradition, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada (cat. pp. 146-47)
September 17, 1989May 13, 1990, Three Universities Collect: 20th-Century Works on Paper, The Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, September 17November 10, 1989; Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, January 23March 4, 1990; University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, April 1May 13, 1990 (cat. no. 79)
Provenance research on this work is ongoing, and this record will be updated as more information becomes available.