Wendell Castle (1932-2018), Molar Chair, 1969; enamel on fiberglas, 37 x 32 x 26 inches; Purchased with funds from the Sylvia Rosen Endowment, 2000
"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).