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    "Rhode Island Hospital, c. 1885"

    Renowned Rhode Island artist Maxwell Mays created this work in oils and gave it to Rhode Island Hospital, where it is proudly displayed. Mays is one of the state's most popular artists, and his paintings reflect his love of Rhode Island's landmarks, beauty and history. 


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    About Rhode Island Hospital
    Our Proud History
    Our Commitment to Health Care Excellence
    Our Hospital Today

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    Participating in Your Care
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