Bill Stewart (b. 1941), Five Fishing Lures, 1976; Clay, glaze, metal, plastic beads, 3 hooks, 6 x 4 x 5 1/8 inches; Gift of Bill and Anne Rock, 2009
"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).