State Commission Against Discrimination, Regional Council for Buffalo Membership Certificate issued by the State of New York Executive Department, June 10, 1946; Ink on paper, 9 ½ x 12 inches; Lent by Descendants of John E. Brent
"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).