Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Afternoon in the Grove, July 11, 1916; watercolor with graphite on paper, 14 x 20 inches, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Tony Sisti, 1979
Charles Burchfield, Journals, August 26, 1936
Friday, August 26, 2016
It is terrible to carry one’s moral afflictions alone:
To have a problem which you can divulge to no one; not even the ones nearest and dearest (to these least of all)
There is no more tragic loneliness than this.
Charles Burchfield, August 26, 1936