This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Julian Allen (1942-1998) was a British-American journalist/illustrator best known for his ability to create realistic, convincing portrayals of unwitnessed events.
Known for his strong sense of design and color.
Hungarian-born children's book illustrator, commercial illustrator, and animator.
Early 20th century illustrator best known for her work in children’s book illustration.
An influential artist whose bold, black and white drawings came to define the Decadent movement in Britain.
The first female artist at Charles E. Cooper Studio and a prolific illustrator of children's books.
Illustrators and writers of the "Berenstain Bears" book series.
Inventive illustrator of books, advertisements, and animation.
Art teacher, commercial illustrator, and self-titled "Big Shot West Coast Artist."
Used informal poses to create reality in his work.
Celebrated illustrator of contemporary American politics.
Beloved children's book illustrator for whom The Caldecott Medal was named.
The first African American illustrator to have his work nationally syndicated.
Illustrator of women’s magazines and advertising campaigns in the 1950s.
American painter, sculptor, and teacher.
Robert M. Cunningham (1924-2010) created illustrations for a variety of America’s leading magazines with sports themes as a common subject matter, and a series of ten United States postage stamps celebrating the 1980 Olympic Games. .
Illustrator, painter, and teacher.
One of the most popular "boy/girl" illustrators.
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animated character design.
Worked with her husband, artist Leo Dillon, to illustrate children’s books, adult paperbacks books, and magazine covers.