Richard Sigafoos , Untitled, ca. 1940; oil on artist board, 12 x 15 7/8 inches; Collection of Robert and Mary Ann Kresse
"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).