Gustav Stickley (1858-1942), Sewing Rocker #305-1/2, undated; oak with leather, Overall: 30 1/2 x 17 x 25 in. (77.5 x 43.2 x 63.5 cm); The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Craft Art, 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).