Brandstetter, Hans

SCULPTOR (AUSTRIA)
BORN 23 Jan 1854, Michlbach (Hitzendorf), Steiermark - DIED 4 Jan 1925, Graz, Steiermark
GRAVE LOCATION Graz, Steiermark: St. Peter Stadtfriedhof, Petersgasse 67

Hans Brandstetter studied at the Academy in Vienna under Edmund von Hellmer and Carl Kundmann. For his first works the Academy awarded him a prize.

In Graz Jakob Gschiel was hier teacher. He became a professor at the Staatsgewerbeschule in Graz and created several works for public places in that city. His bronze statue "The Forest Lily" is in the Stadtpark in Graz. He also made sculptures for cemeteries. The sculptor Willhelm Gösser was his son.

Images

The grave of Hans Brandstetter at the St. Peter Stadtfriedhof, Graz.
Picture by Androom (17 Aug 2009)

 

Sources
Brandstetter, Hans
Hans Brandstetter – Wikipedia


Brandt, Carl

Published: 19 Jun 2018
Last update: 19 Jun 2018