Mural decoration by Nunzio LaSpina, ceiling in the lobby of the Psychiatric Building of Bellevue HospitalPhotograph by Shalat for the WPA/FAP Photographic Division on February 25, 1942, series 127, exhibit KR, approved April 13, 1942.
In the early 1940s Nunzio laSpina completed work on a mural decoration for the ceiling in the lobby of the Psychiatric Building of Bellevue Hospital. LaSpina was one of over a dozen artists commissioned by the Federal Art Project (FAP) arm of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) to paint murals for the new psychiatric building at Bellevue Hospital.
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