Miles Edmund Cotman (1810-1858)
A mature oak tree near a castle
Signed and inscribed l.l.: ?H….s Oak, W(?)…Forest June ME Cotman, pencil
24.5 x 34 cm.; 9 5/8 x 13 3/8 inches
Oak trees were a subject frequently drawn by J.S. Cotman and Miles Edmund. It has been suggested that this tree bears a resemblance to Kett’s Oak near Wymondham.