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Support: on canvas »
Canal Quay, Trenton
Oil on canvas
32 x 40 in. (81.28 x 101.6 cm)
Signed lower left: John Folinsbee
Inscribed in ink on label, left stretcher: Canal Quay, Trenton 32 x 40, Property of Ruth B. Folinsbee, John Folinsbee; Labels on top stretcher: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, First Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings 1938, Quay at Trenton, John Folinsbee; Ferargil Gallery, Quay at Trenton, No. 5457, $1500; inscribed in ink, top stretcher: Canal Quay, Trenton
Folinsbee 1920s–40s stockbook: p. [13]
Private collection
Ruth Baldwin Folinsbee
Estate of the artist
Private collection
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 11th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, October 28–December 9, 1928, no. 219.
National Arts Club, New York, Members Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, January 9–8, 1929, no. 74.
Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, 23rd Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists, June 21, 1929, no. 31.
City Art Museum of Saint Louis, St. Louis, 24th Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists, September 15–October 31, 1929.
Philadelphia Art Club, Philadelphia, [Group Exhibition], November 14–December 1, 1929.
California Pacific International Exposition, Palace of Fine Arts, San Diego, Fine Arts Exhibition, May 29, 1935–November 11, 1936.
Virginia Museum of Fine Art, March–April 1938.
Woodmere Art Museum, John Folinsbee and American Modernism, November 6, 2010–March 6, 2011. (Jensen 2010).
Published References
Jensen, Kirsten M. John Folinsbee and American Modernism. Philadelphia: Woodmere Art Museum, 2010. Exhibition catalogue (2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila), p. 19, color ill.
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 182, color plate 29; p. 251, cat entry.
Record last updated June 10, 2014. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Jensen, Kirsten M. ""Canal Quay, Trenton, 1927–28 (JFF.380)." In John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. (accessed on June 18, 2024).