Ben Perrone (b. 1933), Island, undated; oil on canvas, 23 3/8 x 34 1/4 inches (Frame22 3/4 x 33 3/4 inches); Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Armand J. Castellani, 1978
"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).