Eight Illustrations from The Weavers Grave

Jack B. Yeats (1871 – 1957)

  • Artist
    Jack B. Yeats
  • Title
    Eight Illustrations from The Weavers Grave
  • Date
    1922
  • Dimensions
    19 × 25cm
  • Medium
    Pen and ink
  • Collection
    Niland Collection
  • Provenance
    Purchased by Sligo County Library and Museum 1971.
Description

An 18th Century carousal, in Yeats’s Cruikshankian style. There were bicentenary celebrations of the 1690 Battle of the Boyne, possibly drawn around this time. There is a hunting party, with a small boy, on the verso.

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  1. Estella Solomons - Portrait of a Woman
  2. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Simon the Cyrenian
  3. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - The Great Breath
  4. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979) - The Gathering
  5. Constance Gore-Booth (1868 - 1927) - Untitled (Holloway Jail)
  6. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Old Kitty
  7. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935)- Landscape with Picnic Scene
  8. Jack B. Yeats - White Shower
  9. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- He wins
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Market Day
  11. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - Portrait
  12. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  13. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  14. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)
  15. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Funeral of Harry Boland
  16. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  17. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Kitsy Franklin
  18. Patrick Hall - Jesus Walking on the Sea
  19. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Self Portrait
  20. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Augusta Gregory
  21. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Turf-Gatherer
  22. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Red Hanrahan’s Vision
  23. Norah McGuinness - Les Bigoudenes
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Cartoon for Figure of Christ