Born in Palmyra, IL on Oct. 8, 1895. Robison studied at UCLA, Otis Institute (1923-24), and with John Hubbard Rich and Paul Clemens. For 27 years she was an art teacher at Benjamin Franklin High School in Los Angeles. Summers were spent traveling and painting throughout the world. She died in Los Angeles on Nov. 9, 1988.
Exh: Foundation of Western Art (LA), 1932-44; CPLH, 1933; Calif. Art Club, 1936; Santa Cruz Art League, 1938; San Gabriel Art Guild, 1942; Library of Congress, 1944; Women's Univ. Club (LA), 1955 (solo).
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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