Anthony J. Sisti (1901-1983), Sunday Afternoon at the Rapids, c. 1945; oil on canvas, Overall: 41 1/2 x 59 3/4 in. (105.4 x 151.8 cm) Frame: 46 3/8 x 64 1/4 in. (117.8 x 163.2 cm); Gift of Tony Sisti, 1979
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.