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Shad Fishermen No. 2

Alternate Title(s):
Shad Net (Shad Fishermen)
Oil on canvas
34 x 40 3/16 in. (86.36 x 203.7 cm)
Signed lower left: John Folinsbee
Private collection


CIGNA Museum and Art Collection, Philadelphia
Private collection, 2004

Exhibition History

1939 Corcoran: 16th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, no. 33, as Shad Fishermen No. 2
1939 Ferargil: Paintings by John Folinsbee
1940 Ferargil: Paintings by John Folinsbee
1968 Art Association Harrisburg: John Folinsbee and Charles Rudy
1981 Richard Stuart: John Folinsbee: His Changing Landscape and Industrial Modernism
1982 NJSM: The Paintings of John Folinsbee, no. 31, Courtesy Insurance Company of North America [CIGNA] Museum
1995 Michener: A Retrospective, no. 3, lent by CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila: John Folinsbee and American Modernism

Published References

Art News 1939: "Brilliant Atmosphere by Folinsbee; Hubert Davis"
Cook 1994: John Folinsbee, p. 95, color ill.
Jensen 2010: John Folinsbee and American Modernism, p. 25, color ill.; p. 267, cat entry
Sozanski 2010: "Shifting Landscapes of a New Hope Artist," p. h6, color ill.
Higgins 2011: "John Folinsbee," p. 8, color ill.
Jensen 2011: "John Folinsbee and American Modernism," p. 96, color ill.
Jensen 2013: Folinsbee Considered, p. 110, color ill.; p. 267, cat entry