J.A. Haack , Portrait of John E. Brent, c. 1910-12; Gelatin silver print mounted on paper board, Oval: 5 1/16 x 3 5/8 inches, mounted on 8 ½ x 6-inch board; Lent by Descendants of John E. Brent
Embossed by photographer “J.A. Haack, 726 Seventh St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Charles Burchfield emerged (as President Lyndon Johnson eulogized him) as an "artist to America," due to the clear-eyed landscapes of his early watercolors to the transcendental interpretations of nature embodied in his later paintings.