21 May 2008
Charles Burchfield (1893-1967)
signed and dated 'Chas Burchfield/Aug. 15, 1915' (lower right)--dated again and inscribed 'Summer' (on the reverse)
watercolor and pencil on paper
20 x 14 in. (50.8 x 35.6 cm.)
Dr. Stephen Goodyear, New York.
A. Conger Goodyear.
Mr. and Mrs. A.R. Gurney, Jr.
Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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J.S. Trovato, Charles Burchfield: Catalogue of Paintings in Public and Private Collections, Utica, New York, 1970, pp. 33-34, no. 29, illustrated.
M. Baigell, Charles Burchfield, New York, 1976, pp. 64-65, illustrated.
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