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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Pussy Willows, 1936; watercolor on paper mounted on heavy cardboard, 32-15/16 x 25-1/4 inches; Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Museum of Art, Utica, NY Edward W. Root Bequest, 57.104

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Pussy Willows, 1936; watercolor on paper mounted on heavy cardboard, 32-15/16 x 25-1/4 inches; Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Museum of Art, Utica, NY Edward W. Root Bequest, 57.104

Charles E. Burchfield, Journals, January 3, 1936

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

January 3, 1936-               

     A dream – of our moving into a flat in a poor neighborhood in Buffalo, which was on a third floor of an old ramshackle house- From one of the bedroom windows there was a view out even the harbor where boats were going to and fro – and I thought, in my dream of what fun for a boy to sit and watch the busy harbor life.

Charles E. Burchfield

 

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