Rixford U. Jennings (1906-1996), The Waterfront, 1942; watercolor on paper, Overall: 12 7/8 x 19 5/8 in. (32.7 x 49.8 cm) Frame: 21 x 27 1/2 in. (53.3 x 69.9 cm); Gift of Sydney Jennings, 1997
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.