This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Award-winning fantasy artist whose work is on books by Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Stephen King, and more.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
Long-time illustrator for "National Geographic Society Magazine."
Prolific fantasy illustrator who has published several books featuring fantastic creatures.
Known for drawings and watercolors during the 1960s and 1970s, she embraced digital art in the 1980s.
Teacher, author, and illustrator best known for his work in children’s picture books.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
American illustrator and writer; member of the Brandywine School.
Inventor of the modern glamour aesthetic for American women's magazines.
A visual journalist, illustrator, and educator who focuses on direct, on location drawing and painting.
A distinguished American illustrator and teacher during the late 19th century.
Illustrator of children's books; famous for fairies, goblins, and other fantastical creatures.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Prolific illustrator of magazines from the 1940s through the 1960s.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.
Schaeffer's painterly style explemifies the Brandywine School tradition.
Schongut has illustrated for advertising, book design, and poster art, and his own children's books.
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.
Best known for his gritty, urban scenes, and one of the famous Eight.