Israeli Workers Discover 90-year-old Murals Mixing European and Mideast Motifs

Conservationists hope the Tel Aviv building's new owners will preserve all the paintings.

The 90-year-old paintings under layers of plaster and paint on the walls of a Tel Aviv building have amazed conservationists. But they are concerned about the murals' future: the building's owners are only required to preserve the paintings on the stairwell.