Shirley Kassman (1929-1991), A Time Built on Sand, undated; mixed media on canvas, 40 x 36 inches (Frame: 40 3/4 x 36 3/4 inches); Estate of Dr. Edna M. Lindemann, 2007
"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).