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Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Simon the Cyrenian

Simon the Cyrenian

Jack B. Yeats (1871 – 1957)

© Estate of Jack B Yeats. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2013

  • Artist
    Jack B. Yeats
  • Title
    Simon the Cyrenian
  • Date
    1901
  • Dimensions
    30.5 × 23cm
  • Medium
    Watercolour
  • Collection
    Niland Collection
  • Provenance
    Purchased by Sligo County Library and Museum through public subscription in 1963
Description

This is one of several ‘sacred pictures’ as Yeats described them, with a crowd grouped in the upper half of the picture, with Christ and Simon who carries a cross.

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  1. Estella Solomons - Portrait of a Woman
  2. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Sunday Morning in Sligo
  3. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Cúchulainn mounting into his chariot
  4. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Mountain window
  5. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- An Island Funeral
  6. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Head of a Boy
  7. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  8. Nick Miller - John McGahern
  9. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Johnny Paterson singing ’Bridget Donoghue’
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Singing “The beautiful Picture“
  11. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  12. Nick Miller - Portrait of Barrie Cooke
  13. James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) - Maunder’s Fishshop, Chelsea
  14. Patrick Scott (b. 1921) - Bog Sun (16)
  15. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Red Hanrahan’s Vision
  16. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Mary Colum
  17. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Sea and the Lighthouse
  18. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Strand Races, West Of Ireland
  19. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  20. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Shining Shallows
  21. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of John O’Leary
  22. Rita Duffy (b.1959) - Belfast Pieta
  23. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979) - Country Scene
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)