Charles Burchfield / The Great Drought Sun / 1953Charles Burchfield
The Great Drought Sun

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Creator Name: Burchfield, Charles
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1893 - 1967
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Charles Burchfield
Title: The Great Drought Sun
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1953
Creation End Date: 1953
Creation Date: 1953
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Materials and Techniques: Conté crayon and watercolor with pen and black ink and brush and black wash; framing lines in crayon
Dimensions: Sheet: 38.4cm x 48.3cm, Image: 33.2cm x 43.8cm
Inscriptions: signed, lower right, in black ink: CEB [artist's monogram] / 1953 ; verso, by Louise Richards, along left edge, in graphite: RECENT / 44- 1953 ; in black ink: L. R. / THE GREAT DROUGHT SUN / 13 X 17 - H - / BROWN + BLACK IND. INK- BLACK, BP [crossed out] SEPIA = SANGUINE CONTE"-CRAYON-W.C. WASH
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1953.432
Credit Line: Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund
AMICA ID: CMA_.1953.432
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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