Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), December Tree, ca. 1955; watercolor and pencil on paper, 5 7/8 x 8 ¼ inches; frame: 14 x 16 ¼ x 1 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of the Estate of Phyllis M. Lutwack, 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).