Tom ROBERTS 'Roses' 1888 oil on canvas on plywood 51.4 x 76.9cm gift of Mr. J.O. Manton 1972 Newcastle Art Gallery collection
16 May - 2 August 2009

In 1978, when the new Gallery building was opened, Daniel Thomas AM wrote a seminal piece in Art and Australia about the national importance of the Newcastle Region Art Gallery collection. Thirty years on, Thomas has been invited to select his favourite paintings from the collection, which will be displayed in a 'salon hang' for the National Museums Australia conference.


Newcastle Art Gallery
1 Laman Street
Cooks Hill