EDNOTE. Dmitri Nabokov replies to Nick Grundy. For additional information, check Michael Juliar's story at the ZEMBLA address below.
----- Original Message -----
From: Nabokov
To: 'D. Barton Johnson'
Sent: Wednesday, November 13, 2002 5:51 AM


A  quick reply to Nick Grundy:


The ape did not paint, but presumably charcoaled. See VNís afterword to LOLITA, first page. The newspaper item, to the best of my knowledge, has never been identified.