Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Hemlock Grove in Early Spring, 1950; graphite, conté crayon and ink on paper, Overall: 10 3/16 x 16 1/4 in. (25.9 x 41.3 cm) Frame: 17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (44.5 x 34.3 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.