British Library Exhibitions: Pictures of Health

British Library Exhibitions: Pictures of HealthArchive of an exhibit that took place at Homerton Hospital in 2001.

… looks at how artists in many different cultures and times have portrayed our health and the people who keep us in good health ? the healing professions.

Drawing on the wide range of books from around the world in the British Library, the exhibition includes both serious and humorous pictures of diagnosis and treatment, prevention and cure, and doctors and nurses themselves.