Bur Oak

Flint Creek Savanna, Lake County, Illinois
July 11, 2017
Oil on canvas
10 x 16 in. (25.4 x 40.6 cm)

Private collection

Attempting, as I was, to understand what the historic Illinois prairie used to be like, this ancient bur oak with richly restored prairie all around it completely captured my imagination. Sadly, I believe is has died since I did this field study.

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