Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), The Birches, 1921; wallpaper, Overall: 27 3/4 x 22 in. (70.5 x 55.9 cm) Frame: 29 15/16 x 24 in. (76 x 61 cm); Gift of M.H. Birge and Sons Company, 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.