Oil/canvas, 20 x 17,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. H. Brandes, very min. pigment loss. - German landscape a. still life painter, was trained in the Braunschweig lacquer manufactory Stobwasser 1817-23, until 1828 he studied at the Munich academy, after travelling Italy he became professor in Braunschweig in 1835, in 1860 he frescoed parts of the Braunschweig Dom. - Mus.: München (Neue Pinakothek), Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Braunschweig, Hannover. - Lit.: Saur, Thieme-Becker.