Charles E. Burchfield in his own words Share Tweet

 
Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Marshy Meadows, June 30, 1916; watercolor over graphite sketch with gauche on paper, 13 7/8 x 19 7/8 inchesBurchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Tony Sisti, 1979

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Marshy Meadows, June 30, 1916; watercolor over graphite sketch with gauche on paper, 13 7/8 x 19 7/8 inchesBurchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Tony Sisti, 1979

Charles E. Burchfield, Letter to Mr. and Mrs. Edward Root, March 13, 1933

Thursday, May 2, 2013

My little every day world is transformed. A while ago I sighed for new and strange scenes to conquer. Now the prospect of painting the most familiar tree or creek-bank is exciting.
Charles Burchfield, March 13, 1933

 

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