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Don Quixote
Oil on board
26 x 40 in. (66.04 x 101.6 cm)
Signed lower right: John Folinsbee
Private collection
Private collection
1951 Delaware
Delaware Bookstore, Delaware, June, 1951.
1953 Century
The Century Association, New York, Artist Members Exhibition, November, 1953.
1956 Woodmere
Woodmere Art Gallery, Philadelphia, Paintings by John F. Folinsbee and Peter Cook with Sculpture by Charles Chase, February 12–March 4, 1956, no. 21.
1959 Century
Century Association, New York, John Folinsbee, February, 1959.
1959 Farnsworth
William A. Farnsworth Library and Art Museum, John Folinsbee, July 17–September 14, 1959, no. 18, ill.
1960 New Hope
Playhouse Galleries, New Hope, Pennsylvania, John Folinsbee, May, 1960.
1964 Bates College ME
Bates College, Treat Gallery, Lewiston, Maine, Paintings by John Folinsbee, Portraits by Peter Cook, 1964.
1973 Century
The Century Association, New York, A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by John Folinsbee, 1973, no. 24.
1984 Washington
Washington Art Association, Washington, Connecticut, John Folinsbee Retrospective, 1984, no. 37.
1986 St Botolph Boston
St. Botolph Club, Boston, John F. Folinsbee, 1986, no. 22.
Published References
Farnsworth 1959
Watson, Ernest. Paintings by John Folinsbee. Rockland, ME: William A. Farnsworth art Museum, 1959. Exhibition catalogue, b/w ill.
Cook 1994
Cook, Peter G. John Folinsbee. New York: Kubaba Books, 1994, p. 143, color ill.
Paolino 1994
Paolino, Tammy. "Rendering a World Full of Hope." Review of John Folinsbee, by Peter Cook. Time Off (Princeton Packet), May 13-22, 1994, p. 18-19 (spread), b/w ill.
Jensen 2013
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 138-139, color ill. (detail) ; p. 212-213, color plate 52; p. 274, cat entry.
Record last updated June 11, 2014. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Jensen, Kirsten M. "Don Quixote, 1950 (JFF.090)." John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.johnfolinsbee.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=090 (accessed on October 23, 2020).