This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Joe De Mers
One of the most popular "boy/girl" illustrators of the mid-20th century.
Peter de Sève
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animated character design.
With her husband, Leo Dillon, illustrated children’s books, paperback books, and magazine covers.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Arthur Garfield Dove
Illustrator, painter, and leader of the American Modernist movement.
Richard ‘Dicky’ Doyle
Illustrator and "Punch" cartoonist famous for his fairy books.
Prominent French-British artist who worked during the last years of the Golden Age of Illustration.
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Contemporary illustrator best known for painting detailed covers for mystery novels.
James Montgomery Flagg
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Meticulous illustrator of plants, animals, and natural environments.
One of today's most beloved fantasy artists, Giancola paints in a classical style.
Using eye-popping imagery, Gogos painted more than fifty covers of "Famous Monsters of Filmland."
Elizabeth Shippen Green
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.
Sydney Prior Hall
Illustrator, cartoonist, and reportage artist who traveled the world.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
American illustrator whose portrayals of rosy-cheeked children appeared in calendars, magazines, and children's books.