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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) - The Sower
  2. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  3. Norah McGuinness - Tide Receding, Dublin Bay
  4. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Douglas Hyde
  5. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979) - The Gathering
  6. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Shruna Meala, Rosses Point
  7. Nick Miller - Portrait of Barrie Cooke
  8. Artist Unknown - Portrait of a Girl
  9. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Sunday Morning in Sligo
  10. Percy French (1854 - 1920) - A view of Sligo Quay
  11. Estella Solomons - Woman in Riding Habit
  12. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  13. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Strand Races, West Of Ireland
  14. Estella Solomons - Portrait of a Woman
  15. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of John O’Leary
  16. Nick Miller - John McGahern
  17. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979)- Port Rachrainn
  18. Kathy Prendergast (b.1958) - Untitled
  19. James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) - Maunder’s Fishshop, Chelsea
  20. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - Portrait
  21. Patrick Scott (b. 1921) - Bog Sun (16)
  22. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Market Day
  23. Sir William Orpen RHA, RA AWS (1878-1931) - Portrait of Michael Davitt
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Fortune and her wheel