Virginia Cuthbert (1908-2001), Edge of Woods, 1972; oil on canvas, 40 x 28 inches; Gift of the Artist and her husband, Philip C. Elliott, 1973
"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).