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Theme: landscape »
Medium: Oil »
Support: on canvas »
Mending the Canal Bank
Oil on canvas
32 x 40 in. (81.28 x 101.6 cm)
Signed lower left: John F. Folinsbee
Folinsbee 1912–20s stockbook: p. [42]
Folinsbee 1912–20s stockbook: p. 140-142, 185
Private collection
Ruth Baldwin Folinsbee
Private collection
1923 AIC
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 34th Annual Exhibition of American Paintings, November 1–December 9, 1923, no. 72.
1923 Cleveland
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Third Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, June 7–July 8, 1923.
1923 NAD
National Academy of Design, New York, 98th Annual Exhibition, March 17–April 15, 1923, no. 44, ill., p. [53], b/w.
1924 Carnegie
The Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 23rd International Exhibition of Paintings, April 24–June 15, 1924.
1924 Ontario
Canadian National Academy of Design, Toronto, August 23–September 6, 1924.
1924 PAFA
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 119th Annual Exhibition, February 3–March 23, 1924, no. 9.
1924c Grand Central NY
Grand Central Galleries, New York, Autumn 1924.
1925 Detroit
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 11th Annual Exhibition of Paintings by American Artists, April 21–May 31, 1925, no. 35.
1925–26 Los Angeles Expo
Los Angeles Exposition, Exhibition of Fine Arts, November 3, 1925–January 1, 1926.
1929b Phillips Mill Community Assn
Phillips Mill Community Association, New Hope, Pennsylvania, Exhibition of Fine Arts, October 5–27, 1929.
1933 Dayton Museum
Dayton Museum of Art, Dayton, Ohio, September, 1933.
2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila
Woodmere Art Museum, John Folinsbee and American Modernism, November 6, 2010–March 6, 2011 (Jensen 2010).
Published References
NAD 1923
98th Annual Exhibition. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Design, 1923. Exhibition catalogue., p. 53, b/w ill.
NY Times 1923d
"The World of Art: Landscapes and Prints at the National Academy." New York Times, April 1, 1923, b/w ill.
Jensen 2013
Jensen, Kirsten M. Folinsbee Considered. Hudson Hills Press, 2013, p. 166, color plate 17; p. 240, cat entry.
Record last updated August 27, 2019. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Jensen, Kirsten M. "Mending the Canal Bank, 1922–23 (JFF.946)." John F. Folinsbee Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.johnfolinsbee.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=946 (accessed on May 15, 2021).