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JEROME, Irene Elizabeth, artist, born in Ellicottville, New York, 9 June, 1858. She is a daughter of the Reverend Charles Jerome, was educated in Clinton and Cazenovia seminaries, and in 1875 removed to Chicago, where she spent three months in drawing from casts in the Academy of design. With the exception of this, and a few lessons from teachers outside the academy, she is self-taught in art. In 1882 she exhibited eighteen sketches of Colorado scenery, which were received with much favor. She also illustrated and arranged "One Year's Sketch Book" (Boston, 1885); "The Message of the Blue Bird" (1886); "Nature's Hallelujah" (1887); and " A Bunch of Violets" (1887).
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