Provenance

Frank K. M. Rehn Galleries, New York

Collection of Susan and David Workman, New York

Mr and Mrs Harry Spiro, New York

Literature and exhibitions

Joseph S. Trovato, Charles Burchfield, Catalogue of Paintings in Public and Private Collections, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art, Utica, New York, 1970, p.296, no. 1251, illus

Three Decades of American Art, 1920s – 1940s, Fine Arts America, Richmond, Virginia, 1982

Listening to the Trees: Burchfield Masterworks from the Spiro Collection, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo State College, New York, 2003, catalogue p.6, illus.

Exalted Nature: the Real and Fantastic World of Charles E. Burchfield, Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, traveled to the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, 2014-15, catalogue by Audrey Lewis and Nancy Weekly, p.52, no.29, illus & frontispiece

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
The Fragrance of Spring (Bee Hepaticas), ca. 1962

Watercolor, charcoal, and chalk on paper
38 x 29 in., 96.5 x 73.7 cm
Stamped (l.r.): C.E. Burchfield Foundation