December 5, 2021 14:00 EST

American Art and Pennsylvania Impressionists Featuring the Collection of Virginia and Stuart Peltz

 
  Lot 90
 

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John Fulton Folinsbee (American, 1892–1972)
Solebury Spring

Signed 'John Folinsbee' bottom right, oil on canvas
24 x 30 in. (61 x 76.2cm)
Executed circa 1935.

Provenance

The Artist.
Collection of Ruth Baldwin Folinsbee, the Artist's wife.
Bianco Gallery, Buckingham, Pennsylvania.
Acquired directly from the above in June 1997.
Private Collection, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Sold for $11,340
Estimated at $12,000 - $18,000


 

Signed 'John Folinsbee' bottom right, oil on canvas
24 x 30 in. (61 x 76.2cm)
Executed circa 1935.

Provenance

The Artist.
Collection of Ruth Baldwin Folinsbee, the Artist's wife.
Bianco Gallery, Buckingham, Pennsylvania.
Acquired directly from the above in June 1997.
Private Collection, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Exhibited

"Bucks County Painters," Richard Stuart Gallery, Pipersville, Pennsylvania, 1980s.

"The Paintings of John Folinsbee," New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey, October 30, 1982–January 9, 1983, no. 25.

"John Folinsbee Retrospective," Washington Art Association, Washington, Connecticut, 1984, no. 49 (lent by the Estate of the artist through Richard Stuart Gallery).

"Inaugural Exhibition of Twentieth Century Art," James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 1988–89.

Literature

The Paintings of John Folinsbee, an exhibition catalogue, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1982, p. 15, no. 25 (illustrated).

Inaugural Exhibition of Twentieth-Century American Art, an exhibition catalogue, James A. Michener Arts Center, Doylestown, 1988, p. 26 (illustrated).

Kirsten M. Jensen, Folinsbee Considered, Hudson Hills Press, Manchester, 2013, p. 262, no. 988 (illustrated, as "location unknown").

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John Fulton Folinsbee