Alexander O. Levy (1881-1947), Title unknown [Portrait of a woman with the notation “To Florence”], c. 1924; conté crayon, colored pencil, watercolor and gouache on paper, 16 5/8 inches; Gift of James E. & Suzanne G. Hofmeister, 2008
"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).