Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Volume 31, pg 33, November 23, 1917; deconstructed notebook pages pasted into commercially made composition notebook, 7 5/8 x 9 3/4 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center Archives
Nov. 23, 1917 -
A lowery North Day –
Morning N.W. horizon is white a spitting snow –
Noon – clouds in layers from the North; the North horizon is intensely white – it seems strongest around house corners. (sketch)
Trees are huge, black scrawny hideous things –
A wonderful lighting effect – A cold chaste light on houses from North, west sides are slightly darker – no little [not decipherable]
The town bristles with perpendicular lines.