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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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  2. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - Portrait
  3. Sean McSweeney - The Road
  4. Nick Miller - John McGahern
  5. Rita Duffy (b.1959) -Seige ||
  6. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mary (Lily) Yeats as a child
  7. Rita Duffy (b.1959) - Belfast Pieta
  8. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  9. Norah McGuinness - Les Bigoudenes
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-A Western Town, Night
  11. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Market Day
  12. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-G’Morrow Strawberry
  13. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Augusta Gregory
  14. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Untitled, the interior of a shop
  15. Constance Gore-Booth (1868-1927) - Untitled
  16. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Fortune and her wheel
  17. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979) - The Gathering
  18. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Toy Theatre
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  20. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Mare and Foals
  21. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Strand Races, West Of Ireland
  22. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)-Singing “The beautiful Picture“
  23. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979)- Port Rachrainn
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - Singing The Minstrel Boy