This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Popular mid-century pulp and comic book artist who is now a portrait artist.
Prolific illustrator of children’s books, magazines, greeting cards, and theater posters.
Painter of landscape-inspired subjects and an illustrator of nationally acclaimed children’s books.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
A versatile illustrator and educator who has created illustrations for children's books and other publications.
Social realist and visual storyteller who portrayed people of color in a vibrant, geometric style.
Scientific illustrator, children's book artist, and painter famous for his "Book of Nonsense."
Author, illustrator, and teacher known for her work with children's books.
Popular illustrator of commercial products, magazines, and books in the early 20th century.
Award-winning illustrator for a wide variety of clients; most famous for his portrait of Malcolm X.
Loomis created a series of instructional publications which have influenced generations of artists.
Creator of pulp and popular magazine illustrations who later painted historical events and the American West.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator of books and periodicals.
Award-winning author/artist who depicts how things work—from simple gadgets to monumental structures.
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.
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.