Julius John Lankes (1884-1960), Near Crescent Beach, May 12, 1910; oil on board, 3 7/8 x 4 15/16 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Mrs. Jeanne Allen in memory of her husband Charles Allen, 1984
"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).