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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. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Augusta Gregory
  2. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - Portrait
  3. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Bay Pilot, The River Pilot, The Stevedore, The Ganger and the Gang
  4. Sean Keating (1889-1977)- Head of a Boy
  5. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935)- Landscape with Picnic Scene
  6. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Lion
  7. Patrick Hall - Jesus Walking on the Sea
  8. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - Singing The Minstrel Boy
  9. Jack B. Yeats - Crest of the Hill
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Toy Theatre
  11. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Leaving the Far Point
  12. Nick Miller - Portrait of Barrie Cooke
  13. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Shruna Meala, Rosses Point
  14. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- An Island Funeral
  15. Sean Keating PRHA (1889 - 1979) - Turf-Gatherer
  16. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Sea and the Lighthouse
  17. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  18. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)
  19. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Fortune and her wheel
  20. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) Portrait of Susan Mary (Lily) Yeats
  21. Norah McGuinness - Tide Receding, Dublin Bay
  22. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979) - Country Scene
  23. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  24. Patrick Hall - Angels Ascending and Descending with Heavenly Spectators