This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Contemporary illustrator best known for painting detailed covers for mystery novels.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Meticulous illustrator of plants, animals, and natural environments.
Golden Age illustrator known for her work in "Harper's" and "Ladies' Home Journal."
Best-known for his book series "Dinotopia"—a lost island where dinosaurs and humans cohabitate.
Award-winning fantasy artist who specializes in fanciful renditions of classic fairy tales.
Illustrator, cartoonist, and reportage artist who traveled the world.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
A versatile illustrator and educator who has created illustrations for children's books and other publications.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
British Romantic painter known for depicting apocalyptic themes.
Created many cover illustrations and pastel drawings of strong, spirited, healthy American women.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.
Lynn Pauley is a visual journalist, illustrator, and educator who focuses on direct, on location drawing and painting for publication.
Illustrator best-known for his distinct style which he incorporated into film posters and advertisements.
Illustrator of children's books; famous for fairies, goblins, and other fantastical creatures.
Notwithstanding his famous parentage, Peter Rockwell became an accomplished artist and author in his own right.