Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), The Riviera (right panel), c.1926; tempera on canvas, 35 1/4 x 59 1/2 inches; Gift of M.H. Birge and Sons Company, 1971
"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).