Adele Rieger Cohen (1922-2002), Study for Early Dig, 1979; oil on paper, Overall: 15 x 21 1/4 in. (38.1 x 54 cm) Frame: 17 7/8 x 24 1/8 in. (45.4 x 61.3 cm); Gift of the Artist, 1981
"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).