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Simon Of Cyrene Collection

"Simon of Cyrene: The Unsung Hero Who Carried the Cross" In this captivating collection of artworks

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Christ Carrying the Cross, 1560s. Artist: Titian

Christ Carrying the Cross, 1560s. Artist: Titian
Christ Carrying the Cross, 1560s. Titian (1488-1576). Found in the collection of the State Hermitage, St. Petersburg

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus to carry his Cross (colour litho)

Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus to carry his Cross (colour litho)
5226673 Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus to carry his Cross (colour litho) by Fugel, Gebhard (1863-1939); Private Collection; (add.info.: Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus to carry his Cross)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Statue of Saint Simon, 19th century (sculpture)

Statue of Saint Simon, 19th century (sculpture)
8617834 Statue of Saint Simon, 19th century (sculpture) by Geoffroy-Dechaume, Adolphe Victor (1816-1892); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Two amber figures of the Apostles St. Peter and St. Simon the Zealot, North German

Two amber figures of the Apostles St. Peter and St. Simon the Zealot, North German, circa 1695 (amber)
7414678 Two amber figures of the Apostles St. Peter and St. Simon the Zealot, North German, circa 1695 (amber) by German School, (17th century); Burghley House Collection, Lincolnshire

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: S Simon;s Jude (engraving)

S Simon;s Jude (engraving)
7182248s Simon;s Jude (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.:s Simon;s Jude. Illustration for The Calendar of the Prayer-Book Illustrated (James Parker)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: St Simon the Zealot (engraving)

St Simon the Zealot (engraving)
7149630 St Simon the Zealot (engraving) by English School, (17th century) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: St Simon the Zealot)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: On the Road to Calvary, c. 1520 (oil on panel)

On the Road to Calvary, c. 1520 (oil on panel)
LST204703 On the Road to Calvary, c.1520 (oil on panel) by Netherlandish School (16th century); 94x74.9 cm; Private Collection; eLawrence Steigrad Fine Arts, New York; Netherlandish, out of copyright

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Simon of Cyrene, St Matthew, ch xxvii, ver 32 (engraving)

Simon of Cyrene, St Matthew, ch xxvii, ver 32 (engraving)
5199456 Simon of Cyrene, St Matthew, ch xxvii, ver 32 (engraving) by Jager, Gustav (1808-71); Private Collection; (add.info.: Simon of Cyrene, St Matthew, ch xxvii, ver 32)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Simon of Cyrene helps Jesus to carry the cross. The fifth Station of the Cross (chromolitho)

Simon of Cyrene helps Jesus to carry the cross. The fifth Station of the Cross (chromolitho)
668795 Simon of Cyrene helps Jesus to carry the cross. The fifth Station of the Cross (chromolitho) by French School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Jesus carries his Cross (coloured engraving)

Jesus carries his Cross (coloured engraving)
726574 Jesus carries his Cross (coloured engraving) by German School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Jesus carries his Cross)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: The Via Dolorosa (engraving)

The Via Dolorosa (engraving)
971508 The Via Dolorosa (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Via Dolorosa. Illustration for The Life of Christ by F W Farrar (Cassell)

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Carrying the Cross (oil on panel)

Carrying the Cross (oil on panel)
898842 Carrying the Cross (oil on panel) by Flemish School, (17th century); Musee des Beaux-Arts, Tourcoing, France; (add.info.: Cross carrying.); Flemish, out of copyright

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Christ bearing the cross on his back, copy after Cantarini, ca. 1637-1639 or after

Christ bearing the cross on his back, copy after Cantarini, ca. 1637-1639 or after. Simon of Cyrene compelled by the Romans to carry the cross of Jesus to his crucifixion

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: Maesta: The Road to Calvary, 1308-11

Maesta: The Road to Calvary, 1308-11
XJL62413 Maesta: The Road to Calvary, 1308-11 by Duccio di Buoninsegna, (c.1278-1318); Museo dell Opera del Duomo, Siena, Italy; (add.info.: Fifth Station of the Cross; ); Italian, out of copyright

Background imageSimon Of Cyrene Collection: The Procession to Calvary, c. 1504-05 (oil on wood)

The Procession to Calvary, c. 1504-05 (oil on wood)
XCF285138 The Procession to Calvary, c.1504-05 (oil on wood) by Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio of Urbino) (1483-1520); 24.4x85.5 cm; National Gallery, London, UK; Italian, out of copyright


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"Simon of Cyrene: The Unsung Hero Who Carried the Cross" In this captivating collection of artworks, we witness the profound impact as he selflessly assists Jesus in carrying his cross. Through vivid depictions such as "Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus to carry his Cross, " a colour lithograph that captures their powerful encounter, we are transported back to this pivotal moment in history. Amongst these remarkable pieces is an exquisite pair of amber figures portraying St. Peter and St. Simon the Zealot from North Germany circa 1695. These delicate sculptures serve as a testament to the enduring legacy left by those who walked alongside Christ during his earthly journey. Titian's masterpiece, "Christ Carrying the Cross, " painted in the 1560s, showcases Simon's unwavering support amidst chaos and suffering. This iconic artwork serves as a reminder that even amidst darkness, there are individuals like Simon who step forward with compassion and strength. The portrait titled "Saint Simon the Zealot" further immortalizes this lesser-known apostle whose dedication led him to martyrdom. Through an intricate engraving depicting his sacrifice, we glimpse into Simon's unwavering faith and commitment to spreading Christ's message. As we delve deeper into these artistic renderings, we encounter poignant scenes such as "Christ fainting under the cross. " This colourful lithograph evokes empathy for both Jesus' physical burden and Simon's crucial role in alleviating it. Engravings showcasing St. Jude alongside St. Simon highlight their shared mission as disciples entrusted with spreading God's word far and wide. Their united purpose resonates throughout history and continues to inspire believers today. "On the Road to Calvary, " an oil painting from c. 1520 on panel, invites us on a visual pilgrimage where we witness firsthand how Simon answered Christ’s call for help without hesitation or reservation—a true embodiment of selflessness.