Born in Des Moines, IA on Sept. 5, 1886. Edith Elliott was an art major at Cornell College and studied design for one year at the AIC. She later wed Charles Perrine and moved to southern California in 1914. Settling in Riverside, she remained there until her demise on Dec. 10, 1946. Member: Calif. WC Society; Laguna Beach AA. Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1937; Riverside Flower Show, 1938 (1st prize); Riverside Art Guild, 1940 (1st prize).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Women Artists of the American West
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