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Anne Porter letter to Rackstraw Downes, 1997 March 15

Anne Porter letter to Rackstraw Downes, 1997 March 15

Downes, Rackstraw

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Title: Anne Porter letter to Rackstraw Downes

Date: 1997 March 15

Physical Details: Letter : 3 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm. (letter); 11 x 24 cm. (envelope)

Description: Date from postmark.

Porter (wife of Fairfield Porter) comments on various points in the manuscript version of Downes' introduction to Fairfield Porter: Art In It's Own Terms: Selected Criticism 1935-1975 and suggests some edits. She also discusses Fairfield's political leanings.

Creator: Downes, Rackstraw

Forms part of: Rackstraw Downes research material concerning Fairfield Porter, 1962-2000, bulk circa 1970s

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Anne Porter letter to Rackstraw Downes, 1997 March 15. Rackstraw Downes research material concerning Fairfield Porter, 1962-2000, bulk circa 1970s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 16781