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Lehigh Canal

Alternate Title(s):
Lambertville Factories
Oil on canvas
32 x 40 in. (81.28 x 101.6 cm)
Signed lower right: John F. Folinsbee
Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University, Gift of Lee and Barbara Maimon


Tom Folk
Lee and Barbara Maimon
Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University

Exhibition History

1926 Carnegie: 25th International Exhibition of Paintings, as Lehigh Canal
1926 Corcoran: 10th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings, no. 124, as Lehigh Canal
1927 AIC: 40th Annual Exhibition of American Paintings and Sculpture, no. 73, as Lehigh Canal
1927 Montclair Museum: as Lehigh Canal
1927 PAFA: 122nd Annual Exhibition, no. 266, as Lehigh Canal
1928 Cincinnati Museum: 35th Annual Exhibition of American Art, no. 20, ill., [40], as Lehigh Canal
1928 NAD: 103rd Annual Exhibition, no. 111, as Lehigh Canal
1928 National Arts: no. 66, as Lehigh Canal
1928 RISD: as Lehigh Canal
1928 Saint Louis: 23rd Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists, as Lehigh Canal
1929 AFA: [unknown title], as Lehigh Canal
1929 Lehigh University PA: as Lehigh Canal
1929 New London CT: [Paintings by John Folinsbee], as Lehigh Canal
1930 Venice Biennale: 17th International Exhibition of Art: A Selection of Works by American Artists, Organized by Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, as Lehigh Canal
1935 Phillips Mill Community Assn: Spring Exhibition, as Lehigh Canal
1995 Michener: A Retrospective, no. 17, as Lambertville Factories, lent by Lee Maimon Inc., PST
2003–04 Michener: Impressionism and Modernism in the New Hope Arts Community, as Lambertville Factories
2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila: John Folinsbee and American Modernism, as Lehigh Canal

Published References

Cincinnati 1928: Catalogue of the 35th Annual Exhibition of American Art, May 26–July 1, 1928. , p. [40], b/w ill., as Lehigh Canal
Folk 1984: The Pennsylvania Impressionists, color plate 41, as Lambertville Factories
Folk 1989: "Industrial Images from the Pennsylvania School of Landscape Painting," p. 90, b/w ill., as Lambertville Factories
Jensen 2010: John Folinsbee and American Modernism, p. 15, color ill., as Lehigh Canal
Knight 2010: An Independent Spirit: The Art and Life of R.A.D. Miller, p. 40, fig 19, color ill., as Lambertville Factories
Higgins 2011: "John Folinsbee," p. 9, color ill., as Lehigh Canal
Jensen 2011: "John Folinsbee and American Modernism," p. 94, color ill., as Lehigh Canal
Jensen 2013: Folinsbee Considered, p. 60, color ill.; p. 245, cat entry