Roycroft, Motto [Never Explain], c. 1906-1910; paper, 6 1/4 x 8 11/16 inches (Frame: 23 1/4 x 19 inches); The Charles Rand Penney Roycroft Collection at the Burchfield-Penney Art Center, 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).