Eight Illustrations from The Weavers Grave

Jack B. Yeats (1871 – 1957)

  • Artist
    Jack B. Yeats
  • Title
    Eight Illustrations from The Weavers Grave
  • Date
    1922
  • Dimensions
    19 × 25cm
  • Medium
    Pen and ink
  • Collection
    Niland Collection
  • Provenance
    Purchased by Sligo County Library and Museum 1971.
Description

An 18th Century carousal, in Yeats’s Cruikshankian style. There were bicentenary celebrations of the 1690 Battle of the Boyne, possibly drawn around this time. There is a hunting party, with a small boy, on the verso.

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  1. Patrick Hall - Angels Ascending and Descending with Heavenly Spectators
  2. Maurice MacGonigal, PRHA (1900 - 1979)- Port Rachrainn
  3. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935)- Landscape with Picnic Scene
  4. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - The Stargazer
  5. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- An Island Funeral
  6. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- The Bay Pilot, The River Pilot, The Stevedore, The Ganger and the Gang
  7. George William Russell (AE) (1867-1935) - Portrait of Kitsy Franklin
  8. Patrick Hall - Jesus Walking on the Sea
  9. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) Portrait of Susan Mary (Lily) Yeats
  10. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- A Political Meeting (in the West Of Ireland)
  11. Estella Solomons - Portrait of a Woman
  12. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Shruna Meala, Rosses Point
  13. Louis le Brocquy - Hell Fire Club from Tibradden
  14. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Augusta Gregory
  15. Louis le Brocquy - The Táin - Cúchulainn mounting into his chariot
  16. Rita Duffy (b.1959) -Seige ||
  17. Marie Foley (b. 1959) - To Measure the Immeasurable
  18. Sean McSweeney - The Road
  19. Norah McGuinness (1903 - 1980) - Hanrahan’s Vision (Illustrations for The Stories of Red Hanrahan)
  20. Jack B. Yeats (1871 - 1957) - Communicating with Prisoners
  21. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) - An Island Man
  22. John B. Yeats (1839-1922) - Portrait of Susan Mitchell
  23. James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) - Maunder’s Fishshop, Chelsea
  24. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)- Johnny Paterson singing ’Bridget Donoghue’