James G. Pappas (b. 1937), Outerspace Continuum Series, c. 2003; acrylic on canvas, 32 x 32 inches; Image courtesy of the Artist
"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).