1920s : Operating Theatre Murals

“Murals cover the walls of the operating room at Barnes Jewish Hospital in the early 20th century. The walls were painted by a surgeon who wanted to give patients something to look at while they waited for their anesthesia.”

Curated by Amanda Uren

1920s : Operating Theatre Murals

“Murals cover the walls of the operating room at Barnes Jewish Hospital in the early 20th century. The walls were painted by a surgeon who wanted to give patients something to look at while they waited for their anesthesia.”

Curated by Amanda Uren