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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. Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904) - Wood Nymph
  2. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Leaving the Far Point
  3. Estella Solomons - Woman in Riding Habit
  4. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979)- Port Rachrainn
  5. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Red Hanrahan’s Vision
  6. Jack B. Yeats - White Shower
  7. Norah McGuinness (1903 - 1980) - Hanrahan’s Vision (Illustrations for The Stories of Red Hanrahan)
  8. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  9. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Fortune and her wheel
  10. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Cúchulainn mounting into his chariot
  11. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Market Day
  12. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Metal Man
  13. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) - An Island Man
  14. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- An Island Funeral
  15. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - Communicating with Prisoners
  16. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Car is at the door
  17. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Head of a Boy
  18. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Shining Shallows
  19. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mary (Lily) Yeats as a child
  20. Constance Gore-Booth (1868 - 1927) - Untitled (Holloway Jail)
  21. Nick Miller - John McGahern
  22. Norah McGuinness - Tide Receding, Dublin Bay
  23. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- He wins
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Simon the Cyrenian