Rita Argen Auerbach b. 1933, Closed for the Season, 1989; watercolor, 22 x 29 5/8 inches (Frame: 31 x 37 inches); The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Western New York Art at the Burchfield-Penney Art Center, 1991
"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).