Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Get me that book on appendicitis
  • John August Groth
    1908–1983
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Get me that book on appendicitis, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, aquatint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21 x 16.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/4 x 6 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0811
Description

Operating room scene. There is a large man in the center, standing next to a cart with medical supplies, talking to a figure in profile on the right side. There is a figure laying down in the center background with two figures standing around.