Jerome Witkin (b. 1939), Portrait Study of Charles Rand Penney, c. 1986-1991; Conté crayon with white gouache on paper, 60 ½ x 30 ½ inches, sight; Purchase, 2011
"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).