Spain Rodriguez (1940-2012), Tales of R.V.M.C., 1969; graphite, pen, and ink on paper, 11 3/8 x 17 ½ inches; Courtesy 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).