This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
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.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
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."
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.
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.
Prolific painter of pulp covers and film posters.
Scottish illustrator beloved during his lifetime for children's book and fantasy illustrations.
Acclaimed illustrator of covers for best-selling books; inspired by history, art, science, and the natural world.
Long-time illustrator for "National Geographic Society Magazine."
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
Golden Age illustrator, muralist, and stained glass artist.
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.