Brandt, Josef

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Brandt, Josef Gender: M
born on 11 February 1841 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Szczebrzeszyn, Poland, 50n42, 22e59
Timezone LMT m22e59 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 22°38' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 02°00 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 07°22'

Josef Brandt


Polish painter, best known for his paintings of battles.

Brandt studied in Warsaw in the school of J.N. Leszczynski and at the Noblemen's Institute. In 1858 he left for Paris to study at the Ecole centrale Paris but was persuaded by Juliusz Kossak to abandon engineering in favor of painting. He studied as a painter in Munich under Franz Adam and Karl Piloty and then opened his own studio. His paintings mostly study 17th-century military life, though he has also made some studies of Polish peasant life.

He died 12 June 1915.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

PTA quotes the Magazine historical More maiorum February 2016.

Information supplied by Wojciech Suchomski.[1]


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist