29 September 2009
Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
A Summer Storm
signed with initials in monogram and dated 'CEB/1947' (lower left)--inscribed 'To North - 1 - Electric blue white' (lower right)
Conté crayon on paper
11 x 17 in. (27.9 x 43.2 cm.)
Kennedy Galleries, New York.
By descent to the present owner.
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J.I.H. Baur, Charles Burchfield, New York, 1956, p. 60, illustrated.
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