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Theme: landscape »
Medium: Oil »
Support: on canvas »
Winter Nocturne
Oil on canvas
32 x 40 in. (81.3 x 101.6 cm)
Signed lower left: John F. Folinsbee
Exhibition label on verso: Annual Exhibition at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1926
Folinsbee 1912–20s stockbook: p. 48
Folinsbee 1920s–40s stockbook: no number n.p.: sketch
Collection of the artist
Reading Public Museum Entered (purchased from the 121st Annual Exhibition at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts)
1926 PAFA
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 121st Annual Exhibition, January 31–March 21, 1926, no. 188.
1970 Kremerer Museum
Annie S. Kremerer Museum, Spring Exhibition, 1970.
1978 William Penn Museum
William Penn Memorial Museum, Autumn Exhibition, 1978.
1990 Newman
Newman Galleries, Philadelphia, John F. Folinsbee: Following His Own Course, March 2–April 7, 1990, no. 80, lent by the The Reading Museum, Pennsylvania.
2011–12 Reading
Reading Public Museum and Art Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania, American Impressionism: The Lure of the Artist Colony, September 24, 2011–January 29, 2012.
Published References
Cook 1994
Cook, Peter G. John Folinsbee. New York: Kubaba Books, 1994, p. 80, color ill.
Reed 1994
Reed, Melissa A. "John Folinsbee: A Traditional Painter Amidst Modernist Trends." Yale University, 1994, fig. 4.
Schweigert 2011
Schweigert, Scott. "American Impressionism: The Lure of the Artists' Colony." American Art Review 23, no. 6 (October 2011), p. 138, color ill.
Jensen 2013
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 174, color plate 23; p. 247, 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. "Winter Nocturne, 1926 (JFF.729)." John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.johnfolinsbee.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=729 (accessed on April 20, 2021).