Charles Clough b. 1951, The Defenders, 1981; oil & enamel on paper, 64 1/8 x 95 1/2 inches (frame: 65 5/8 x 96 3/4 inches); Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Armand J. Castellani in honor of Edna M. Lindemann, 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).