Michael Zwack (1949-2017), The Abstract Wilderness, 2005; oil on wood panel, 50 1/16 x 34 1/16 inches; Purchase, The Virginia Cuthbert Purchase Fund, 2006
"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).