William E. West Sr. (1922 - 2014), Gerry, 1955; oil on masonite, 7 x 9 inches, Courtesy of the artist
"Gerry was my wife. I saw her one morning and I felt it was a natural view which was the way I preferred to portray my subjects." William West
As one of the preeminent artists of his time, Charles E. Burchfield was celebrated in the first solo artist exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City in 1930. This exhibition featured dozens of his earliest watercolors.