Peppino Mangravite (1896-1978), Girl Climbing Stairs, 1926; oil on canvas, Overall: 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm) Frame: 34 1/2 x 29 3/4 in. (87.6 x 75.6 cm); Gift of Dr. & Mrs. I. Herbert Scheinberg, 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).