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. Rita Duffy (b.1959) -Seige ||
  2. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - Communicating with Prisoners
  3. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Sunday Morning in Sligo
  4. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935)- Landscape with Picnic Scene
  5. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Kitsy Franklin
  6. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- An Island Funeral
  7. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Mary Colum
  8. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Johnny Paterson singing ’Bridget Donoghue’
  9. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) - An Island Man
  10. Percy French (1854 - 1920) - A view of Sligo Quay
  11. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  12. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Red Hanrahan’s Vision
  13. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)
  14. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  15. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Self Portrait
  16. Constance Gore-Booth (1868 - 1927) - Untitled (Holloway Jail)
  17. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Cartoon for Figure of Christ
  18. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Fortune and her wheel
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Bay Pilot, The River Pilot, The Stevedore, The Ganger and the Gang
  20. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Turf-Gatherer
  21. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Cúchulainn mounting into his chariot
  22. Estella Solomons - Portrait of Jack B. Yeats
  23. Constance Gore-Booth (1868-1927) - Untitled
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Toy Theatre