This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Illustrator most famous for his work addressing social issues around race by utilizing African-centric imagery.
Illustrator and "Punch" cartoonist famous for his fairy books.
Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, and author who is considered to be the greatest artist of the German Renaissance.
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
Iranian illustrator of children's picture books, commercial products, and apparel.
Contemporary illustrator best known for painting detailed covers for mystery novels.
Possessed a superb sense for composition and detail.
Illustrator of comic strips and books; first Black artist to win the Caldecott Medal.
German-born American illustrator and marine painter.
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
Popular illustrator and influential instructor to a generation of 20th century illustrators at the Art Students League.
Foote lived the life she wrote about and illustrated, similar to that of novelist of pioneer life, Willa Cather.
Illustrator who pioneered an individual style despite working in a male-dominated field.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Meticulous illustrator of plants, animals, and natural environments.
Master draughtsman and illustrator of 20th century rural America.
One of today's most beloved fantasy artists, Giancola paints in a classical style.
Part of the first generation of the Ashcan School.