Albert W. Wein

Albert W. Wein, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0119848
Name
Albert W. Wein
Also Known as
Albert Walter Wein
Albert Wein
born New York City 1915-died Valhalla, NY 1991
Active in
  • Ossining, New York
Nationalities
U.S. States
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Albert W. Wein learned to appreciate art from his mother, Elsa, with whom he attended art courses at the Maryland Institute in Baltimore. Wein won the Prix de Rome in 1946, which provided him the opportunity to study abroad. The sculptor received numerous awards for his works and was named an academician of the National Academy of Design in 1979.