Charles E. Burchfield and Julius J. Lankes , The Heavens I, c.1923-1924; wood engraving, Overall: 6 1/16 x 4 9/16 in. (15.4 x 11.6 cm) Frame: 16 3/8 x 12 3/8 in. (41.6 x 31.4 cm); Purchased with funds from the Margret L. Wendt Foundation, 1980
"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).