This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animation characters.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Illustrated Americans in everyday activities.
Successful commerical illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Illustrator, painter, and leader of the American Modernist movement.
Powerful 20th century American illustrator, painter and teacher.
Animator and character designer for Hanna-Barbera, MGM, Warner Bros., and Ruby-Spears.
One of the most famous pin-up artists of the 20th Century.
Illustrator who created art for American magazines, as well as portraits and Western scenes.
Possessed a superb sense for composition and detail.
Author of the Eisner Award-winning graphic novel memoir, "Mom's Cancer."
German-born American illustrator and marine painter.
Known for showing beautiful American women wearing high fashion.
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
Mid-century American illustrator who pioneered an individual style despite working in a male-dominated field.
Creator of the first political cartoon published in an American newspaper.
Illustrator of 20th-century rural America and sporting scenes, namely hunting and fishing.
His "Gibson Girl" influenced the style of the modern American woman in the late 1800s.
Part of the first generation of the Ashcan School.
Known for his comic drawings for "Puck."