Anthony J. Sisti (1901-1983), Placing the Fish Template, 1945; graphite on paper, Overall: 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm) Frame: 16 7/8 x 18 7/8 in. (42.9 x 47.9 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.