Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Modernistic Pattern, c. 1927; wallpaper produced by M.H. Birge & Sons Company, pattern number 3960, 29 1/8 x 19 3/4 inches (Frame: 38 1/2 x 28 1/2 x 1 3/4 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).