Henry George Brandt
American, 1862 - 1946
Signed Henry Brandt, lower right.
Henry George Brandt was born in Bremen, Germany in 1862 and immigrated to the United States in 1882. Brandt studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. He worked as a commercial artist and created eight murals depicting Native American life at Lane Technical High School in Chicago in 1913. Brant was a member of the Palette & Chisel Club in Chicago. In 1946, Brandt died in Chicago at the age of 84.