Benedict S. Gibson b. 1946, Interpolation, 1976; acrylic on canvas, 50 x 71 inches (Frame: 50 3/4 x 71 3/4 inches); Purchased with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and Friends of the Center, 1976
"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).