William Roberts and Cinema

My favourite room at Tate Britain is definitely 1910 and in there is one painting that I love to see and that is Cinema by William Roberts

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Every time I see it, I am reminded of C Day Lewis’s poem, Newsreel, so here it is:

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One comment on “William Roberts and Cinema

  1. […] as you take it in. As well as the use of colour and shape, this also connects with my love of early cinema and I can see links with the American Precisionists […]

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