Charles E. Burchfield in his own words Share Tweet

 
Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Sun and Snowstorm, 1917; watercolor on paper, 19 1/2 x 27 inches; Private Collection

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Sun and Snowstorm, 1917; watercolor on paper, 19 1/2 x 27 inches; Private Collection

Charles Burchfield, Journals, January 1, 1931

Thursday, January 1, 2015

While sitting at the dining table today staring abstractedly at the white cloth, baby vaguely conscious of the prattle of the children at their play, suddenly a rich yellow light seemed to pour in the windows from all sides—the early afternoon sun had pierced the clouds for a moment—

Charles Burchfield, January 1, 1931

 

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