Recent Acquisitions: "Family," "Seedling," and "Jungle Palm"--Sculptures by Leo Amino

October 1, 1987 – October 30, 1987

Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

3rd Floor Floor Plan

Leo Amino (b. 1911) began carving in ebony. His interest in sculpture grew rapidly. By the mid-1940s he began to experiment with the materials for these works--plastic and cast polyester resin.