This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Started her art career at 78, known for her painted scenes of rural life in America.
Contemporary illustrator and author Kadir Nelson is enamored with the interconnectivity of the human experience in America.
American illustrator and author of children’s books known for her great variety of mediums and methods.
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.
Working in a variety of genres, Pauley's work reflects her thoughts on the world around her.
A Caldecott Award-winning illustrator whose picture books reflect a passion for life.
A distinguished American illustrator and teacher during the late 19th century.
Best-known for his Boy Scout paintings and "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Notwithstanding his famous parentage, Peter Rockwell became an accomplished artist and author in his own right.
Prolific illustrator of magazines from the 1940s through the 1960s.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.
Fifteenth century German painter and engraver whose printmaking influenced numerous old masters.
Illustrator and cartoonist who worked at "Punch;" best known for illustrating Winnie the Pooh.
Award-winning illustrator and Founding Director of the MFA Illustration Practice program at MICA.
Best known for illustrating theater scenes and images of the streets of New York City.
An illustrator who transformed the perception of dinosaurs, and a designer of films.
Pop artist known for his simple, graphic design combined with bold colors.
An award-winning artist and illustration historian.