Nancy Dwyer b. 1954, Big Ego II, 2011; poly-coated nylon with blowers, 3 parts, approx. 96 x 65 x 72 inches each; Purchase, Art Endowment Fund, 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).