Roycroft Copper Shop, Ink Pot, from Desk Set Cat. No. 704 [Dogwood Design], c. 1919-26; copper with brass wash and glass insert, 2 1/8 x 3 x 3 1/4 inches; Gift of the Krieger Family
"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).