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. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Singing “The beautiful Picture“
  2. Rita Duffy (b.1959) -Seige ||
  3. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - To Measure the Immeasurable
  4. Patrick Hall - Jesus Walking on the Sea
  5. Norah McGuinness - Les Bigoudenes
  6. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Old Kitty
  7. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  8. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Johnny Paterson singing ’Bridget Donoghue’
  9. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979)- Port Rachrainn
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Sea and the Lighthouse
  11. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mary (Lily) Yeats as a child
  12. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)
  13. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Portrait Figure of an Irish Gentleman
  14. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Funeral of Harry Boland
  15. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Fortune and her wheel
  16. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Turf-Gatherer
  17. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Untitled, the interior of a shop
  18. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - Portrait
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Sailor home from the sea
  20. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Car is at the door
  21. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of John O’Leary
  22. Artist Unknown - Portrait of a Girl
  23. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) - An Island Man
  24. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935)- Landscape with Picnic Scene