Anthony J. Sisti (1901-1983), Circus Horses, c.1934; pastel and ink on paper, Overall: 17 x 12 1/2 in. (43.2 x 31.8 cm) Frame: 23 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (59.7 x 47.6 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).