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Dark Hollow
Alternate title: Skaters, Dark Hollow
Oil on canvas
34 1/8 x 50 1/8 in. (86.7 x 127.3 cm)
Signed lower left: John Folinsbee
National Academy of Design, New York, 120th Annual Exhibition, 1945, no. 110.
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 141st Annual Exhibition, January 26–March 3, 1946, no. 172.
Century Association, New York, John Folinsbee, February 1959.
William A. Farnsworth Library and Art Museum, John Folinsbee, July 17–September 14, 1959, no. 4, as Skaters, Dark Hollow.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey, The Paintings of John Folinsbee, October 30, 1982–January 9, 1983, no. 37.
James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, A Retrospective, March 25–June 18, 1995, no. 24.
James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, Earth, River, and Light: Masterworks of Pennsylvania Impressionism, 2004. Traveled to: Florence Griswold Museum, 2003; Leigh Yawkey Woodson Museum, 2003; Greenville County Museum of Art, 2004 (Curatorial Assistance Traveling Exhibitions).
Published References
Jewell, Edward Alden. "Contrasts in Art: The Academy Opens Its Annual Against a Background of 'Modern' Shows." New York Times, March 18, 1945.
Cook, Peter G. John Folinsbee. New York: Kubaba Books, 1994, p. 103, color ill.
Peterson, Brian H., ed. Pennsylvania Impressionism. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press and James A. Michener Art Museum, 2002, p. 126, color ill.
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 113, color ill.; p. 209, color plate 49; p. 271, 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. ""Dark Hollow, 1945 (JFF.728)." In John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. (accessed on June 18, 2024).