Family Group (Metropolitan Life Competition), 1938
Plaster cast prior to an edition of 12 in bronze. Signed on sculpture base: “WEIN”. Mounted on wooden base.
In the late 1930s Wein was a young artist working for the Works Progress Administration. In 1938 he modeled Family Group for a competition for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. Wein’s design received honorable mention out of a field of 257 entries.