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W. B. ;
1908, not 1900 as sometimes claimed, in Cologne
New York City
trained as typographer in Germany, emigrated to the USA in 1938
Visuele aspekten van de wetenschap, exhib. (Amsterdam 1962) ; Visual Aspects of Science (New York: Union Carbide Corp., 1975) ; Atomic Energy in Action (New York: United Carbide Corp., c. 1970) ;
Upjohn Company, New York ; illustrator of Fortune Magazine ; educator at Pratt Institute &Parsons School of Design.
photographer Ezra Stoller ;
medical illustr. & 3D models of cells, the brain, chromosomes etc.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Will_Burtin; The Cleveland Health Museum and Education Center exhibits: The Cell, Defense of Life, Brain & Chromosomes
Stanley Mason in Herdeg 1973: 96-101 ; R. Roger Remington & Robert S. P. Fripp: Design & science-The life and work of Will Burtin (Burlington, Vt 2007) ;
American draftsman, commercial artist, and author of German birth; cf. http://adcglobal.org/hall-of-fame/will-burtin/ & http://robertfripp.ca/design-and-science/