This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
A dedicated illustrator who transformed the art of the book with unique imagery that defied convention.
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.
Scottish illustrator beloved during his lifetime for children's book and fantasy illustrations.
Acclaimed illustrator of covers for best-selling books; inspired by history, art, science, and the natural world.
Prolific fantasy illustrator who has published several books featuring fantastic creatures.
Contemporary illustrator and author focusing on the interconnectivity of the human experience in America.
American illustrator and author of children’s books known for her great variety of mediums and methods.
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.
Artist and author who spent most of his life working, and depicting European architecture and street scenes.
Steven James Petruccio
Creates children's picture books using traditional and digital techniques.
American illustrator most famous for her work with "The New Yorker."
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.
Illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist, known for her stories of Peter Rabbit.
A distinguished American illustrator and teacher during the late 19th century.