Alberto Wopon, born in 1879, died in 1932. A self-taught painter of Chinese decent, he worked with Juan Gil Garcia at “El Arte”Department Store, creating mostly Still – life paintings and landscapes. Alberto Wopon, carried out his work between 1910 and the late nineteen thirties. He was a prolific painter, whose style of painting is characterized by its green backgrounds in reality, his works are a source of confusion for collectors since Still-life paintings resemble those of his master Gil Garcia. In 1928, he participated in a group exposition at the Havana Liberal School of Plastic Arts.