Chicago Wesley Memorial Hospital 1888–1972, general art files and Jan Henryk de Rosen papers

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1915–1972, circa 1938–1955

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

One ½ size Hollinger box of material consisting of biographical materials, publicity/public relations materials, original design sketches, and photographs of Jan Henryk de Rosen’s mural The Divine Healer, commissioned by Wesley Memorial Hospital for its new facility (opened 1941).

Biographical Historical Note

Jan Henryk de Rosen was a Polish mural painter who worked in the U.S. beginning in 1939.