This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
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.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
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.
Award-winning fantasy artist who specializes in fanciful renditions of classic fairy tales.
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.
A pioneer of the “California Style” school of painting, Kingman was a cultural ambassador and influential teacher of illustration art.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.