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Simon the Cyrenian
Jack B. Yeats (1871 – 1957)
© Estate of Jack B Yeats. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2013
ArtistJack B. Yeats
TitleSimon the Cyrenian
Dimensions30.5 × 23cm
ProvenancePurchased by Sligo County Library and Museum through public subscription in 1963
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.