Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Tree in the Rain, June 29, 1915; graphite on paper, Overall: 16 5/8 x 10 11/16 in. (42.2 x 27.1 cm) Frame: 24 1/4 x 18 in. (61.6 x 45.7 cm); Gift of Don Haug in memory of Ethel Louise Haug, 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).