Florence Julia Bach (1887-1979), Portrait of Mrs. Charles Cary, c.1925; pastel on canvas, Overall: 36 1/8 x 24 1/8 in. (91.8 x 61.3 cm) Frame: 40 1/2 x 28 1/2 in. (102.9 x 72.4 cm); Gift of Mrs. Carlton M. Smith & Miss Grace Rumsey Smith, 1971
The Burchfield Penney is the first green art museum in New York State and is LEED-certified Silver. This feat befits a museum dedicated to the art and vision of Charles Burchfield, an artist whose love of the natural world was the subject of much of his painting.