Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Study for Grain Elevators, 1931; graphite on paper, Overall: 5 7/8 x 10 in. (14.9 x 25.4 cm) Frame: 17 3/8 x 20 1/4 in. (44.1 x 51.4 cm); Gift of Members and Friends of the Evans Family, 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).