Harold LeRoy Olmsted (1886-1972), Study for 1886, c. 1945; charcoal on board, Overall: 13 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (35.2 x 50.5 cm); Estate of Harold L. Olmsted, 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).