Original artwork on paper by Charles Burchfield – Titled: Backyard trees, 1919
Purple ink pen drawing on vellum paper dated and signed with monogram on lower left also titled on verso.
Dimensions: 18.8 x 22 cm – 7.5 x 8 in.
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Charles BURCHFIELD (1893 – 1967)
Charles Ephraim Burchfield was born on April 9, 1893 and died on January 10, 1967. He was an American painter and visionary artist, known for his passionate watercolors of nature scenes and townscapes. The largest collection of Burchfield’s paintings, archives and journals are in the collection of the Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo. His paintings are in the collections of many major museums in the USA and have been the subject of exhibitions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Hammer Museum, and the Museum of Modern Art, as well as other prominent institutions.
Burchfield was attached to the American School of Realism and graduated from high school in 1911, and from 1912 to 1916 studied at the Cleveland School of Art.
September 4, 2016
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