Artist Charles Ephraim Burchfield, American, 1893-1967
Title
  • Freight Cars Under a Bridge
Date 1933
Medium watercolor, brush and black ink or gouache, and black charcoal or crayon on off-white wove paper mounted fully to a paperboard
Dimensions Sheet: 24 × 34 inches (61 × 86.4 cm)
Framed: 33 1/4 × 43 3/4 × 2 1/8 inches (84.5 × 111.1 × 5.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. George Kamperman
Accession Number 34.25
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in watercolor, lower right of image: [artist's monogram] | 1933 (see Registrar's file)
Dr. and Mrs. George Kamperman
1934-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Baigell, M. Charles Burchfield. New York, 1976 (ill.).

Burroughs, C. H. Bulletin of the DIA 14, 3 (December 1934): 35.

Charles E. Burchfield: His Golden Years. Exh. cat., University of Arizona Art Gallery. Tucson, 1965, cat. no. 46 (ill.).

Eight American Masters of Watercolor. Exh. cat., Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles, 1968, cat. no. 90.

The Nature of Charles Burchfield - A Memoria Exhibition. Exh. cat., Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute. Utica, 1970, cat. no. 175.

Retrospective Exhibition of Contemporary American Watercolors 1916 to 1943. Exh. cat., Albright Art Gallery. Buffalo, 1944, no. 49.

Richardson, E. P. Art Quarterly 14 (1951): 336.

Tabakoff, S. K. Arts and Crafts in Detroit. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1976, no. 222, p. 176.