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. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  2. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- He wins
  3. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  4. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Bay Pilot, The River Pilot, The Stevedore, The Ganger and the Gang
  5. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - Communicating with Prisoners
  6. Rita Duffy (b.1959) - Belfast Pieta
  7. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- An Island Funeral
  8. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Jennie Mitchell
  9. James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) - Maunder’s Fishshop, Chelsea
  10. Jack B. Yeats - Crest of the Hill
  11. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Sea and the Lighthouse
  12. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Toy Theatre
  13. Norah McGuinness - Tide Receding, Dublin Bay
  14. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - To Measure the Immeasurable
  15. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Shruna Meala, Rosses Point
  16. Estella Solomons - Portrait of Jack B. Yeats
  17. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  18. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-A Western Town, Night
  19. Estella Solomons - Woman in Riding Habit
  20. George William Russell(AE) (1867-1935) - The Sower
  21. Louis le Brocquy - Study towards an Image of W.B. Yeats
  22. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Self Portrait
  23. Patrick Scott (b. 1921) - Bog Sun (16)
  24. Rita Duffy (b.1959) -Seige ||