Boy’s Dept. (Boys playing ring toss game), undated; Gelatin silver print, 3 9/16 x 2 5/8 inches; Courtesy of the University Archives, State University of New York at Buffalo
"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).