David Plowden (b. 1932), Limestone Quarry, 1985; silver print, 9 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches (Frame: 15 x 14 3/4 inches); Purchased with funds from the Seymour H. Knox Foundation, 1987
"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).