Did you ever see anything like this???? Its huge – about 3ft across
Its a kind of fungi and is edible – apparently it has the texture and flavour of chicken, hence its name, but it won’t be me checking if this is true! (My bible says it can cause gastric upset so sample with care).
Lots more watercolours of fungi in An Illustrated Country Year – 26 days to publication. Here is a page full: