Jackie Felix (1929-2009 ), Ready to fly, 1987; monotype on paper, 13 13/16 x 19 7/8 inches (Frame: 25 1/4 x 31 1/4 inches); The M&T Bank Collection at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, 1988
"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).