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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Grain Elevators (Evans), c.1931-1933; watercolor, 15 1/4 x 22 1/8 inches, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Members and Friends of the Evans Family, 1979

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Grain Elevators (Evans), c.1931-1933; watercolor, 15 1/4 x 22 1/8 inches, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Gift of Members and Friends of the Evans Family, 1979

Charles E. Burchfield, Journals, September 7, 1938

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Almost torrential rains all day-
P.M. get Festag to take “Grain Elevators” by truck to Gen. Pict. Frame Co. to be packed. B & I follow to see it. Under their indirect lighting it looks better than at any time. For the first time I dare to think I have produced a fine picture.
Afterwards we went to the Lafayette to see “Letter of Introduction” and “Danger on the Air” – both extremely enjoyable, well thought out, and with clever dialogue.
When we came out the weather had cleared and it was colder.
Charles Burchfield, Journals, September 7, 1938

 

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