Anthony Bannon, Ph.D. , "Personal Constructs opening photo 1", c.1995; color slide; image courtesy of the Burchfield Penney Archive
"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).