Frank Eastman Jones (1854-1933), A Hot Afternoon on Tonawanda Creek, 1889; oil on canvas, sight: 18 x 30 inches (frame: 26 ½ x 38 inches); Gift of John and Carol Kociela, 2015
"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).