Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), The Builders (House Wreckers in June), 1931; watercolor and charcoal on paper, 22 x 30 1/8 in. (55.9 x 76.5 cm); Courtesy of DC Moore Gallery, New York
"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).