Philip Clarkson Elliott (1903-1985), Self Portrait, c.1945; gouache, graphite & watercolor on paper, Overall: 16 x 12 1/2 in. (40.6 x 31.8 cm) Frame: 23 x 17 1/2 in. (58.4 x 44.5 cm); Gift of Virginia Cuthbert Elliott, in memory of the Artist, Philip C. Elliot, 1991
The Burchfield Penney is the first green art museum in New York State and is LEED-certified Silver. This feat befits a museum dedicated to the art and vision of Charles Burchfield, an artist whose love of the natural world was the subject of much of his painting.