James J. Vullo (1914-1999), Four Trees, undated; ink on paper, Overall: 36 1/4 x 25 in. (92.1 x 63.5 cm) Frame: 41 3/4 x 31 1/2 in. (106 x 80 cm); Gift of the Artist, 1985
"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).