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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. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-A Western Town, Night
  2. Nick Miller - John McGahern
  3. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Mary Colum
  4. Constance Gore-Booth (1868-1927) - Untitled
  5. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- He wins
  6. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - The Great Breath
  7. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)
  8. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Lion
  9. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Mountain window
  11. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Mare and Foals
  12. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Jennie Mitchell
  13. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979)- Port Rachrainn
  14. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Turf-Gatherer
  15. Patrick Hall - Jesus Walking on the Sea
  16. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Funeral of Harry Boland
  17. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Johnny Paterson singing ’Bridget Donoghue’
  18. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Old Kitty
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) - An Island Man
  20. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of John O’Leary
  21. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  22. Patrick Scott (b. 1921) - Bog Sun (16)
  23. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mary (Lily) Yeats as a child
  24. Estella Solomons - Portrait of a Woman