Sheldon Berlyn b. 1929, Untitled, 1955; ink on paper, 21 7/8 x 16 1/2 inches framed; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Sylvia and Robert Traynham Coles, 2018
Inscribed on verso: “TO BOB IN FRIENDSHIP AND IN / APPRECIATION FOR PROFESSIONAL / ADVICE — / SHELLY – 1994”
"What I want is a circular museum, large enough to house these four season transitions..." wrote Burchfield in 1964. The Charles E. Burchfield Rotunda, the Burchfield Penney's circular gallery dedicated to Burchfield's work, fulfills this wish.