Portrait of a Woman

Théophile Paul Robert, Swiss, 1879 - 1953


about 1920-1925

Oil on canvas

Canvas: 23 15/16 × 19 11/16 in. (60.8 × 50 cm)

Frame: 30 11/16 × 26 9/16 in. (78 × 67.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ada and William Preston Harrison



Place Made: Switzerland, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Nazi-Era Provenance Research


Not on view


Signed, lower left: (T) H[?] Robert; inscribed, on reverse: Marseille cddd Mar.

Exhibition History

Completing the Picture: Hats, Fashion, and Fine Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 28-September 24, 2000.

Women's Clothing and Accessories: 1800-1930, Rotunda, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 1979-January 27, 1980.


Collected by Ada Sanberg Harrison (1885-1947) and William Preston Harrison (1869-1940), Los Angeles, California, date unknown; given to present collection, 1940.

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