Query: Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Charles E. Burchfield letter and exhibition catalog
Creators:
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1941 and undated
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.burcchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A photocopy of a letter from Charles Burchfield, circa 1959, including his explanation of the medium and subject matter of his watercolor "Great Cloud Shadow." The explanation accompanied the painting which the Wadsworth Atheneum acquired in 1960 from the Frank K.M. Rehn Gallery. Also found is an exhibition catalog, 1941.

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in AAA.burcchar for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Charles Burchfield letter to Louise Burchfield
Creators:
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1933
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.burcchar2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three page hand written, illustrated letter on one folded sheet from Charles Burchfield to his sister Louise. Burchfield painted a detail of his watercolor "Winter Bouquet" on the front of the card. Burchfield writes that he originally created a woodcut of "Winter Bouquet" but did not feel that it was …

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in AAA.burcchar2 for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Charles Burchfield letter to Persis W. Robertson
Creators:
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1938 Jan. 15
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.burcchar3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One page handwritten letter from Charles Burchfield, writing from Gardenville N.Y. to Persis Robertson in Des Moines, Iowa. Burchfield thanks Ms. Robertson for taking the time to write a kind letter about his artwork.

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in AAA.burcchar3 for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Alan M. Pensler letter from Charles Burchfield
Creators:
Pensler, Alan M.
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1966 Aug. 3
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.pensalan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One letter (6 pages) from Charles Burchfield to Alan M. Pensler. Burchfield describes how he happened to paint "The Shed," explaining: "I often say that I do not choose my subjects for my pictures, that they choose me ..."

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in AAA.pensalan for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Arthur Getz letter from Charles E. Burchfield
Creators:
Getz, Arthur
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1961 Mar. 19
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.burccagl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Charles Burchfield to New Yorker cover illustrator Arthur Getz, March 19, 1961, thanking Getz for his remarks on Burchfield's recent show, commenting on Getz's St. Patrick's Day cover for the New Yorker magazine, and including 6 pages of instructions on his mounting method.

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in AAA.burccagl for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Charles Burchfield letter to Helen C. Schultz
Creators:
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1961 Mar. 15
Size:
3 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.burcchar4
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Burchfield responds to Schultz's letter of appreciation regarding his paintings "Radiant Springtime" and "Four Seasons."

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in AAA.burcchar4 for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Oral history interview with Charles Burchfield
Creators:
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Morse, John D., 1906-
Dates:
1959 August 19
Size:
54 Pages (Transcript)
1 Item (sound file (4 min. 24 sec.) Audio excerpt, digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.burchf59
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charles Burchfield conducted 1959 August 19, by John D. Morse, for the Archives of American Art.

Digital Content Available

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in AAA.burchf59 for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Theodor Braasch letters from Charles Burchfield
Creators:
Braasch, Theodor
Dates:
1953-1965
Size:
80 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.braatheo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Burchfield writes about his paintings, the ideas behind his work, prices his personal life, particularly his illnesses, his feeling about non-objective painting, critics, and museum people. Some of the letters are in the hand of Mrs. Burchfield.

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in AAA.braatheo for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Anthony Joseph Lauck papers
Creators:
Lauck, Anthony J. (Anthony Joseph), 1908-
Dates:
1947-1970
Size:
350 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.laucanth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and clippings relating to Lauck's own sculpture, his interest in liturgical art, and his work as head of the Department of Art and the Art Gallery at Notre Dame University; correspondence from Ivan Mestrovic, Fred Nagler, Ralph Fabri, Charles Burchfield and Ulfert Wilke.

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in AAA.laucanth for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Rebecca Beal papers
Creators:
Beal, Rebecca J.
Dates:
1949-1982
Size:
7.6 Linear feet ((on 11 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bealrebe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material on Jacob Eichholtz; and letters.

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in AAA.bealrebe for Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
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