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Classification: painting »
Theme: landscape »
Medium: Oil »
Support: on canvas »
JFF.731
Rockland Waterfront
Alternate title: Rockland
1938
Oil on canvas
22 x 40 1/8 in. (55.88 x 101.91 cm)
Signed lower left: John Folinsbee
The Century Association. Gift of Elizabeth Folinsbee Wiggins and Joan Folinsbee Cook
Provenance
John F. Folinsbee Art Trust
The Century Association, 1998
Exhibitions
Audubon Artists, National Academy of Design, New York, 4th Annual Exhibition, 1945.
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, District of Columbia, 19th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, March 18–April 29, 1945, no. 108, as Rockland.
Woodmere Art Museum, John Folinsbee and American Modernism, November 6, 2010–March 6, 2011 (Jensen 2010).
Published References
Appraisal of Pictures, Estate of John F. Folinsbee, June 20, 1972. Boston: Vose Galleries, 1972, #581.
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 109, color ill.; p. 267, cat entry.
Notes

Folinsbee's preliminary drawing, Rockland Waterfront, and oil study, Rockland, Night, demonstrate how he developed a theme and reworked the composition until he was satisfied with it.

Record last updated June 3, 2014. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Jensen, Kirsten M. "Rockland Waterfront, 1938 (JFF.731)." John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.johnfolinsbee.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=731 (accessed on September 18, 2019).