This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Illustrator of children’s books focusing on African American figures in history, politics, sports, and the arts.
An artist, author, and art historian, Reed made a lifelong commitment to scholarship related to the art of illustration.
Painter, book illustrator, sculptor, performance artist, and writer who has worked across media, styles, and techniques.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Notwithstanding his famous parentage, Peter Rockwell became an accomplished artist and author in his own right.
The nephew of Norman Rockwell achieved success in multiple genres of illustration.
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.
Prolific illustrator of magazines from the 1940s through the 1960s.
Known as ‘’the cowboy artist," Russell was a painter and sculptor of the American West and Canada.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.
German-American puppeteer and illustrator regarded as the father of modern puppetry in North America.
Prolific cover artist of pulp magazines.
Schaeffer's painterly style explemifies the Brandywine School tradition.
Fifteenth century German painter and engraver whose printmaking influenced numerous old masters.
Schongut has illustrated for advertising, book design, and poster art, and his own children's books.
Prolific illustrator of books and magazines during the early 20th century.
Creator of the popular "Peanuts" comic strip.
Illustrator best known for his paintings in "National Geographic."
Magazine cover illustrator who enjoyed drawing homespun, rural subjects.
Illustrator and cartoonist who worked at "Punch;" best known for illustrating Winnie the Pooh.