Craig LaRotonda , Elapse Into The Future, 2016; acrylic on wood, 20 x 16 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, purchased with support from the Art Endowment Fund, 2018
"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).