Virginia Cuthbert (1908-2001), The Quiet Street, 1952; oil on canvas, 30 ¼ x 36 inches; Bequest of Norman E. Mack, II
"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).