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Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Simon the Cyrenian

Simon the Cyrenian

Jack B. Yeats (1871 – 1957)

© Estate of Jack B Yeats. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2013

  • Artist
    Jack B. Yeats
  • Title
    Simon the Cyrenian
  • Date
    1901
  • Dimensions
    30.5 × 23cm
  • Medium
    Watercolour
  • Collection
    Niland Collection
  • Provenance
    Purchased by Sligo County Library and Museum through public subscription in 1963
Description

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.

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  1. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Mary Colum
  2. Constance Gore-Booth (1868 - 1927) - Untitled (Holloway Jail)
  3. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Sailor home from the sea
  4. Patrick Hall - Angels Ascending and Descending with Heavenly Spectators
  5. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Mountain window
  6. Sir William Orpen RHA, RA AWS (1878-1931) - Portrait of Michael Davitt
  7. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Car is at the door
  8. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  9. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Mare and Foals
  10. Kathy Prendergast (b.1958) - Untitled
  11. Estella Solomons - Portrait of Jack B. Yeats
  12. James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) - Maunder’s Fishshop, Chelsea
  13. Jack B. Yeats - White Shower
  14. Norah McGuinness - Les Bigoudenes
  15. Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904) - Wood Nymph
  16. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Strand Races, West Of Ireland
  17. Rita Duffy (b.1959) -Seige ||
  18. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Head of a Boy
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Market Day
  20. Louis le Brocquy - Study towards an Image of W.B. Yeats
  21. Estella Solomons - Portrait of Sean Milroy
  22. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  23. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935)- Landscape with Picnic Scene
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Cartoon for Figure of Christ