Eric Thake 1904 - 82 Works from the Permanent Collection

4 March - 2 April 2006

A selection from the Gallery's extensive holding of Thake's paintings, drawings and prints. Thake responded strongly to his momentary experience of the world around him and produced evocative works which are striking in their clarity of line, form and texture and rendered with a fine technique.


Eric Thake
The Night Moth

Eric Thake
Sunshine and Rain, Lygon Street

Tom Roberts 150th Birthday Anniversary

4 March - 2 April 2006

Tom Roberts, impressionist painter and one of the pioneers of Australian landscape painting, was born on 8 March 1856. This small commemorative exhibition shows some of his work from the Castlemaine Gallery and items of memorabilia.

H Walter Barnett
Tom Roberts

Tom Roberts
Alexander Anderson Senior