Sampson Matthews Silkscreens

Road to the Village

Thomas Keith Roberts

Sampson Matthews Silkscreen 1953

Framed Size 44 x 34 in. Some damage.


Minor crease in lower right quadrant of image.

In ‘Road to the Village’, Roberts depicts a group of children following tire tracks down a country road towards a group of buildings. The grand elm trees interspersed with the houses provide a glimpse of lost history, given the decimation of elms in North America by Dutch elm disease decades ago.