This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Successful commercial illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Powerful 20th century American illustrator, painter and teacher.
Known for his distinctive style, English is the most awarded artist in the history of New York City’s Society of Illustrators.
Illustrator of magazines, as well as portraits and Western scenes.
Contemporary illustrator best known for painting detailed covers for mystery novels.
Possessed a superb sense for composition and detail.
Illustrator of American women wearing high fashion.
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
Illustrator who pioneered an individual style despite working in a male-dominated field.
Best known for travel posters and paintings of wildlife for Weyerhauser Timber.
His "Gibson Girl" influenced the style of the modern American woman in the late 1800s.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Known for detailed renderings of automobiles and trains.
Known for her black-and-white wash drawings used as advertisements for Lord & Taylor.
Illustrator of spare and finely calculated renderings of urban and rural America.
American illustrator for "The Saturday Evening Post," "Time," and "Liberty" magazines.
Jetter uses visual memoir to tell personal stories and addresses political and social concerns.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
Prolific 20th century illustrator known primarily for his depictions of glamorous women at leisure.
J.C. Leyendecker rose to fame as the creator of elegant artworks for mass publication.