The park contains an amazing collection of sculpture by a self-taught artist who, to occupy her time after her children left home, began modeling a series of figures in cement. The subjects ranged from Adam and Eve to a reclining Greta Garbo. “Found” pieces of iron and other materials served as armatures for the figures. An automobile tire became the mold for the edges of birdbaths. Robinson also sculpted a self-portrait and those of several of her children and sculptures representing Pocahontas, Shirley Temple, and a variety of animals.
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Fontainebleau-Robinson Sculpture Park
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