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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Untitled [Dandelion], 1915; watercolor and graphite on paper, 20 x 13 1/4 inches (Frame: 29 1/4 x 22 3/4 inches); Gift of Peter and Elizabeth Parisi, 2000

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Untitled [Dandelion], 1915; watercolor and graphite on paper, 20 x 13 1/4 inches (Frame: 29 1/4 x 22 3/4 inches); Gift of Peter and Elizabeth Parisi, 2000

Charles E. Burchfield, Journals, January 8, 1915

Friday, January 11, 2019

WINTER SOLSTICE I can nearly always, if I can get afield, find some Dandelions in December. Once I found them on New Year’s Day. I think of December as a leafless landscape, white sunlight, misty distances, & dandelions hugging the lichen-like turf.

Charles E. Burchfield, January 8, 1915

 

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