John L. Garretson (1885-1948), Gloucester, c.1920; bromoil photograph, Overall: 15 5/8 x 12 5/8 in. (39.7 x 32.1 cm); Gift of Mrs. Mary L. Pickin, 1989
"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).