Albert Wein

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Birthday
27, 1915
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 9, 1991 (75)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
27, 1915
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 9, 1991 (75)

About

American sculptor from New York who created the 1942 wood relief "Growth," which was installed at the U.S. Post Office in New York.

Before Fame

He studied at the National Academy of Design and at the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design.

Trivia

He won the Rome Prize scholarship to the American Academy in Rome.

Family Life

His mother Elsa Meher Wein was a portrait painter.

Associated With

He and Thomas Sowell both attended Brandeis University.