Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Night Scene, 1919; watercolor and gouache on paper, 25 x 18 inches; Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Kansas City, Missouri, Bebe and Crosby Kemper Collection, Gift of the William T. Kemper Foundation
"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).