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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Larkin Administration Building, ca. 1922; graphite on paper, 8 7/8 x 5 ¾ inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Larkin Administration Building, ca. 1922; graphite on paper, 8 7/8 x 5 ¾ inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

680 Seneca Street at Swan, Buffalo, New York (demolished 1950)

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built 1904-1906, the Larkin Administration Building became an archetype for innovative industrial architecture and influenced the direction of modern architecture both here and abroad.

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  • Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Early 1922; cardboard folder, 19 1/4 x 15 1/16 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

    Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Early 1922; cardboard folder, 19 1/4 x 15 1/16 inches; Burchfield Penney Art Center, Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006