Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Study for White Wings of September, also known as Winged Sky, ca. 1960-66; conté crayon on paper, 11 x 13 inches (27.9 x 33 cm); Gift of Dr. Edna M. Lindemann, 1968
"Burchfield has exacted a quality that we may call poetic, romantic, lyric, or what you will. By sympathy with the particular, he has made it epic and universal." - Edward Hopper, who was friends with Burchfield (both were represented by the Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries in New York).