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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Study for The White Wings of September, ca. 1960; Conté crayon on paper, 11 x 17 inches; Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Study for The White Wings of September, ca. 1960; Conté crayon on paper, 11 x 17 inches; Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

On September 30, 1960 Charles Burchfield wrote in his journal (Vol. 59, Pg. 184):

“Started work on a new picture – the title came to me as I started work – “The White Wings of September” – It is based on the 1951 “Wind-blown Asters (Zimmerman Rd.)”

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