Philip Clarkson Elliott (1903-1985), Telephone Doodles, 1943-1979; graphite on paper, Overall: 16 x 22 in. (40.6 x 55.9 cm) Frame: 28 in. (71.1 cm); Gift of Virginia Cuthbert Elliott, in memory of the Artist, Philip C. Elliot, 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).