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Medium: Oil »
Support: on canvas »
Trenton Platform
Oil on canvas
32 x 40 in. (81.28 x 101.6 cm)
Signed lower left: John Folinsbee
Folinsbee 1920s–40s stockbook: p. [69]
Private collection
John F. Folinsbee Art Trust
Private collection
1929 Carnegie
The Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 28th International Exhibition of Paintings, October 17–December 8, 1929.
1930 National Arts
National Arts Club, New York, Members Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, January 8–February 1, 1930, no. 37.
2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila
Woodmere Art Museum, John Folinsbee and American Modernism, November 6, 2010–March 6, 2011 (Jensen 2010).
2016 James A. Michener Art Museum
James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, The Death of Impressionism?: Disruption and Innovation in Art, November 11, 2016–February 26, 2017.
Published References
Jensen 2010
Jensen, Kirsten M. John Folinsbee and American Modernism. Philadelphia: Woodmere Art Museum, 2010. Exhibition catalogue (2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila), cover ill., p. 8, color ill.
Mitchell 2010
Mitchell, Mark D. "An Old Philadelphia Master Gets a New Look at Woodmere Exhibit." Chestnut Hill Local 52 (December 30, 2010), p. 2, color ill.
Antiques & Arts 2011
"'John Folinsbee and American Modernism' at Woodmere Art Museum to March 6." Antiques and the Arts Weekly, January 21, 2011.
Higgins 2011
Higgins, Edward. "John Folinsbee." ICON, cover ill.
Jensen 2011
Jensen, Kirsten M. "John Folinsbee and American Modernism." American Art Review (February 2011), p. 92, color ill.
Jensen 2013
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 186-187, color ill. (detail); p. 188, color plate 33; p. 255, cat entry.
Fine Art 2014a
Joshua Rose. "Poetic Interpretation: Folinsbee Considered (Review)." American Fine Art Review Issue 15 (May/June), color ill., 45.
Record last updated December 3, 2019. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Jensen, Kirsten M. "Trenton Platform, 1929 (JFF.582)." John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.johnfolinsbee.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=582 (accessed on August 17, 2022).