Ernst Kretschmann

Biography

Publicity, illustrations. Born 1897 in Giessen. Spent two years on the Western front during First World War. From 1939: military service. 1941: killed in action on the Russian front.

Writings about

  • Vollmer, 1956 (includes bibliography as a painter)
  • MGD, 1992.
  • H.K. Frenzel, ‘Ernst Kretschmann’, Gebrauchsgraphik (International Advertising Art), Berlin: Phönix Illustrationsdruck und Verlag GmbH (later: ‘Gebrauchsgraphik’ Druck und Verlag GmbH), 1933-71. Published from Munich from 1950., Dec. 1930, pp. 30-37