Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Jimson Weed, 1954; conté crayon on paper, Overall: 10 7/16 x 16 3/8 in. (26.5 x 41.6 cm) Frame: 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm); Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Charles Rand Penney, 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.