Carol Townsend (b. 1948), Voice of the Earth #1, 1991; mixed media, 16 x 20 inches; Gift of Artist for Gala 2015
"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).