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Song of the Cicada

© Charles E. Burchfield Foundation

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Charles Ephraim Burchfield

American, 1893-1967

Song of the Cicada, 1948

watercolor on paper

sheet: 26 x 32 1/2 inches (66.04 x 82.55 cm); framed: 32 x 37 1/2 x 1/2 inches (81.28 x 95.25 x 1.27 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Gift of Margaret M. Fisher in memory of her sister, Ruth M. Thompson, 2002


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monogram; date / lower right / CB / 1948


the artist;
sold to Mrs. James McCormick Mitchell, Buffalo, 1949;
bequeathed to her daughters, Ruth M. Thompson and Margaret M. Fisher;
donated by Margaret M. Fisher in memory of Ruth M. Thompson to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, August 28, 2002



Work Type

Watercolor (painting)

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