Charles E. Burchfield in his own words Share Tweet

 
Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Untitled (Camouflage design), 1918; watercolor and graphite on paper mounted on black paper, 10 3/4 x 12 5/8 inches (Mount: 13 1/8 x 15 7/16 inches); Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Untitled (Camouflage design), 1918; watercolor and graphite on paper mounted on black paper, 10 3/4 x 12 5/8 inches (Mount: 13 1/8 x 15 7/16 inches); Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

From Biographical Notes on Early Life from the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives

Sunday, December 16, 2012

It was impossible for me to do straight camouflage - I had to have a poetic idea back of my designs - Once it was winds & rocks in Pine Hollow.
Charles Burchfield, Reflections on Army 1918, undated

 

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