This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Jetter uses visual memoir to tell personal stories and addresses political and social concerns.
Best known for political cartoons and book illustrations for "Huckleberry Finn" and "Uncle Tom’s Cabin."
Popular mid-century pulp and comic book artist who is now a portrait artist.
Comic book artist and writer whose impact on the medium is unmatched.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
Canadian illustrator known for her metaphorical political artwork.
Prolific 20th century illustrator known primarily for his depictions of glamorous women at leisure.
A versatile illustrator and educator who has created illustrations for children's books and other publications.
Scientific illustrator, children's book illustrator, and painter famous for his "Book of Nonsense."
J.C. Leyendecker rose to fame as the creator of elegant artworks for mass publication.
Popular illustrator of commercial products, magazines, and books in the early 20th century.
Loomis created a series of instructional publications which have influenced generations of artists.
Creator of pulp and popular magazine illustrations who later painted historical events and the American West.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator.
American realist painter and comic illustrator; one of "The Eight."
Award-winning author/artist who depicts how things work—from simple gadgets to monumental structures.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
A dedicated artist with a distinct vision who transformed the art of the book with unique imagery that defied convention.
An illustrator who has influenced cartoonists and animators throughout the Twentieth Century.
Prolific painter of pulp covers and film posters.