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Haul Before the Storm

Alternate Title(s):
Haul Before Storm; Shad Fishermen
1940–41
Oil on canvas
34 x 50 in. (86.36 x 127 cm)
Signed lower right: John Folinsbee
Folinsbee 1920s40s stockbook: p. [28]
Private collection

Provenance

Estate of the artist
CIGNA Museum and Art Collection, 1979
Private collection, 2004

Exhibition History

1941 Ferargil: Paintings by John Folinsbee, no. 1
1941 PAFA: 136th Annual Exhibition, no. 327
1943 NAD: 118th Annual Exhibition, no. 87, as Haul Before Storm
1959 Century: John Folinsbee
1959 Farnsworth: John Folinsbee, no. 2, ill., lent by the artist
1968 Art Association Harrisburg: John Folinsbee and Charles Rudy
1973 Century: A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by John Folinsbee, no. 16, ill., 12 (b/w), lent by Mrs. John Folinsbee
1974 American Academy: Memorial Exhibition for Eugene Berman, Philip Evergood, John Folinsbee, Anna Hyatt Huntington, Jacques Lipchitz, Franklin Watkins, no. 17
1976 Gunnery School: Paintings, Drawings, and Lithographs by John Folinsbee, no. 5
1977 Newman: John F. Folinsbee, no. 3
1979 Richard Stuart: The Remaining Major Works of Leith-Ross and the Extraordinary Early Paintings of John Folinsbee (1917-1940)
2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila: John Folinsbee and American Modernism

Published References

Jewell 1943a: "National Academy Annual"
Farnsworth 1959: Paintings by John Folinsbee, b/w ill.
Bucks County Gazette 1970: [no title], b/w ill., as Shad Fishermen
Vose 1972: Appraisal of Pictures, Estate of John F. Folinsbee, June 20, 1972, #408
Cook 1973: A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by John Folinsbee, Presented by the Century Association, p. 12, b/w ill.
Reed 1994: "John Folinsbee: A Traditional Painter Amidst Modernist Trends," fig. 26

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