This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Polish illustrator of dark fantasy worlds he creates for books and games.
A pioneer of the “California Style” school of painting, Kingman was an influential teacher of illustration.
Author and illustrator whose work had appeared in numerous fashion magazines, and is primarily known for her work in children's books.
Prolific illustrator of children’s books, magazines, greeting cards, and theater posters.
Tom La Padula
A versatile illustrator and educator who has created illustrations for children's books and other publications.
American illustrator and author of award-winning books for children.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator of books and periodicals.
Twentieth century American illustrator best known for his cover work for crime noir novels.
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.
British Romantic painter known for depicting apocalyptic themes.
Author and illustrator most famous for his collaboration with Dr. Seuss and the Beginner Books imprint series.
Pioneer of copyright ownership for comic book artists; creator of many comic book series, including "Hellboy."
Prolific fantasy illustrator who has published several books featuring fantastic creatures.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Teacher, author, and illustrator best known for his work in children’s picture books.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.
A visual journalist, illustrator, and educator who focuses on direct, on location drawing and painting.
Illustrator best-known for his distinct style which he incorporated into film posters and advertisements.