The Battle of San Jacinto

D.A. Woodward (McArdle's teacher) to McArdle, October 20, 1890

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Woodward to McArdle, 1890

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the disposition of the figures


_____. As doubtless you have


been guided in the grouping


___ all the details collected by


yourself of this memorable en-


gagement. I must say


at the same time that I


believe you have so arranged


the grouping as to secure


all the elements of a grand


Picture. As [to] the distribution


of the masses of light and


shade will have so much


to do in establishing the


effect of the whole composition


and as this sketch is only an


outline of the figures employed


it is now impossible to


express my opinion in


this direction. In regard to


the introduction of the grass

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D.A. Woodward to McArdle, October 20, 1890, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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