Miles Edmund Cotman (1810-1858)

A mature oak tree near a castle

Miles Edmund Cotman

Signed and inscribed l.l.: ?Harris 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 Cotman and his sons. This tree has been struck by lightening but has great presence.