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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), The First Hepaticas, 1917-1918; watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper, 21 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1935

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), The First Hepaticas, 1917-1918; watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper, 21 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1935

Charles E. Burchfield's Dreams, Journals, July 31, 1947

Thursday, July 19, 2018

A dream -

On an expedition with Moe, Young and others (unidentified) of the Guggenheim Jury into the Appalachian Mts., in search of rare botanical specimens. We found several groups of a strange Jack-in-the-pulpit, growing at the bases of huge mossing beeches.  Odd feature were seed-pods, containing large seeds resembling buckeyes.

 Charles E. Burchfield, July 31, 1947

 

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