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Philip Koch (b. 1948), Charles Burchfield's Salem Home, 2016; oil on panel, 12 x 24 inches; Courtesy of the artist

Philip Koch (b. 1948), Charles Burchfield's Salem Home, 2016; oil on panel, 12 x 24 inches; Courtesy of the artist

This painting in Salem, OH. Though an ordinary house and neighborhood it served to inspire dozens of that artist's finest early works.was made from a charcoal drawing I did on location in the backyard of Burchfield's childhood home.