Karl Heerdt , Morning Moon (Niagara River), 2016; oil on canvas board, 7 5/8 x 16 inches; frame: 13 1/8 x 21 3/8 x 1 1/4 inches; Gift of the artist
"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).