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Hunterdon County

Alternate Title(s):
Hunterdon County, Winter
Oil on canvas
34 x 50 in. (86.36 x 127 cm)
Signed lower right: John Folinsbee
Folinsbee 1920s40s stockbook: p. [29]
New Jersey State Museum. Reproduced with permission.
Photo: John Taylor


New Jersey State Museum

Exhibition History

1939 Ferargil: Paintings by John Folinsbee
1941 Dayton Museum
1941 NAD: 115th Annual Exhibition, no. 242, received Altman Prize for best landscape
194142 AIC: 52nd Annual Exhibition of American Painting and Sculpture, no. 76
1942 Artists for Victory: Artists for Victory: An Exhibition of Contemporary American Art
1943 Century: Summer Exhibition
1944 Artists for Victory: British-American Good-Will Exhibition of Contemporary American Art
1973 Century: A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by John Folinsbee, no. 14, 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. 15
1977 Newman: John F. Folinsbee, no. 1
1980 Western Electric Gallery: John Folinsbee, A Retrospective
1982 NJSM: The Paintings of John Folinsbee, no. 32, ill., cover
1986 St Botolph Boston: John F. Folinsbee, no. 14
1990 Newman: John F. Folinsbee: Following His Own Course, no. 24
1995 Michener: A Retrospective, no. 18

Published References

Devree 1939: [no title], as Hunterdon County, Winter, "John Folinsbee...applies paint in rich, broad patterns..."
Art Digest 1941a: "Fresh Color Strikes Keynote of National Academy's 115th Annual," p. 6. b/w ill.
Jewell 1941a: "National Academy Holds 115th Show," b/w ill., "an excellent canvas"
Jewell 1941b: "In the Realm of Art: Notable and Varied are the Shows"
NAD 1941: 116th Annual Exhibition, p. b/w ill.
Art News 1944a: "These Are the Artists and Their Works Who Will Represent the United States in Britain," p. 10, b/w ill.
NJSM 1982: The Paintings of John Folinsbee, cover, color ill.
Shirey 1982: "John Folinsbee, An Artist Obsessed"
Cook 1994: John Folinsbee, p. 99, color ill.
Jensen 2013: Folinsbee Considered, p. 204, color plate 46; p. 268, cat entry