Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Studies of a Chimney Swift, 1921; graphite on paper, Overall: 22 5/16 x 17 1/2 in. (56.7 x 44.5 cm) Frame: 24 3/4 in. (62.9 cm); The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Work by Charles E. Burchfield, 1994
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.