Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Study #1 for Autumn to Winter, c.1966; graphite on paper, Overall: 11 x 17 in. (27.9 x 43.2 cm) Frame: 19 x 24 3/4 in. (48.3 x 62.9 cm); Gift of Tony Sisti, 1979
"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).