Craig Gerrard-Francois Centrie b. 1953, O Christo Negro or Legba Kafou, 1980; ink and watercolor on paper, 23 15/16 x 18 inches; Purchased with funds from the Metropolitan Life Foundation, 1986
"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).