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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Self-Portrait, January 1916; watercolor, pencil and conté crayonon paper, 19 13/16 x 16 5/8 inches (Frame: 26 x 19 7/8 inches); Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Charles Rand Penney, 1994

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Self-Portrait, January 1916; watercolor, pencil and conté crayonon paper, 19 13/16 x 16 5/8 inches (Frame: 26 x 19 7/8 inches); Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Charles Rand Penney, 1994

Charles E. Burchfield, Journals, Vol. 4, January 31, 1911

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Examinations to-morrow and I am exempt in everything! So were Bill and Bud - I guess we were the only three in the class. I had an awful hard time finding out my deportment grade - its the only thing that ever bothers me. When I asked Mr. Lease for my deportment, he said they weren’t being announced yet! But I got ahead of him for in the fourth period Miss Laird told me I was exempt in Latin so my deportment had to be up.
Charles Burchfield, January 31, 1911

 

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