This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Artist and author who spent most of his life working, and depicting European architecture and street scenes.
Creates children's picture books using traditional and digital techniques.
Successful illustrator who portrayed romantic femininity using a distinctive technique called “fade-away.”
A Caldecott Award-winning illustrator whose picture books reflect a passion for life.
Acclaimed illustrator of children's books often with an emphasis on African American history and culture.
The winner of the Spectrum Rising Star award, Pisano paints images with elements of mythology and magic.
Illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist, known for her stories of Peter Rabbit.
A distinguished American illustrator and teacher during the late 19th century.
Illustrator of children's books; famous for fairies, goblins, and other fantastical creatures.
Illustrator of children’s books focusing on African American figures in history, politics, sports, and the arts.
An artist, author, and art historian, Reed made a lifelong commitment to scholarship related to the art of illustration.
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.
The nephew of Norman Rockwell achieved success in multiple genres of illustration.
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.
Prolific illustrator of magazines from the 1940s through the 1960s.
Known as ‘’the cowboy artist," Russell was a painter and sculptor of the American West and Canada.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.
Prolific cover artist of pulp magazines.
Schaeffer's painterly style explemifies the Brandywine School tradition.