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Brook - 1916, Graphite and Watercolor.
Signed Chas Burchfield and dated 1916, bottom right sheet edge. Titled “Brook” and annotated March 1916 in pencil, in the artist’s hand, verso.
Image size 11 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches (302 x 225 mm), the image extending to the sheet edges.
A fine, spontaneous rendering, with fresh colors, on cream wove drawing paper; the full sheet in excellent condition.
Summer Benediction - 1951-52, Lithograph.
Czestochowski 13. Edition 260. Signed in pencil.
Image size 9 1/2 x 7 3/16 inches (241 x 183 mm); sheet size 17 1/2 x 12 7/16 inches (445 x 316 mm).
A fine, rich impression in warm black ink, on cream wove paper; the full sheet, in excellent condition. Printed by master printer George C. Miller.
Published by the Print Club of Cleveland, with their ink stamp in the bottom left sheet corner, verso.
Reproduced: American Master Prints from the Betty and Douglas Duffy Collection, The Trust for Museum Exhibitions, Washington, D.C., 1987.
Collections: Brooklyn Museum, Burchfield Penny Art Center (SUNY Buffalo State), Cleveland Museum of Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana University Art Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Princeton University Art Museum, Whitney Museum of Art, University of Maine Museum of Art.