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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. Norah McGuinness - Tide Receding, Dublin Bay
  2. Estella Solomons - Woman in Riding Habit
  3. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Mary Colum
  4. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Shining Shallows
  5. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - To Measure the Immeasurable
  6. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Jennie Mitchell
  7. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Cúchulainn mounting into his chariot
  8. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Untitled, the interior of a shop
  9. Rita Duffy (b.1959) - Belfast Pieta
  10. Nick Miller - Portrait of Barrie Cooke
  11. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Augusta Gregory
  12. Patrick Hall - Angels Ascending and Descending with Heavenly Spectators
  13. Estella Solomons - Portrait of a Woman
  14. Patrick Scott (b. 1921) - Bog Sun (16)
  15. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  16. Norah McGuinness - Les Bigoudenes
  17. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Singing “The beautiful Picture“
  18. Estella Solomons - Portrait of Jack B. Yeats
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Sea and the Lighthouse
  20. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  21. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - William and Mary
  22. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Douglas Hyde
  23. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Johnny Paterson singing ’Bridget Donoghue’
  24. Sean McSweeney - The Road