Padgett writes to say that he has returned Porter's car to Southampton, and that he visited the Bigelows' house. Letter is typed around a drawing by Alex Katz of a woman and a man on a beach blanket, embracing. Handwritten notes identify the woman as "Mrs. Bigelow" and the man as "Edwin."
Ron Padgett letter to Fairfield Porter, 1970 June 22. Fairfield Porter papers, 1888-2001, bulk 1924-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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