Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967) and Julius John (J.J.) Lankes (1884-1960), The Deserted City, 1927; wood engraving on paper, 5 7/16 x 4 3/16 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Charles Rand Penney, 1994
"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).