This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
An influential artist whose bold, black and white drawings came to define the Decadent movement in Britain.
Illustrator of iconic portraits of African American heroes, angels, and movie stars.
Pen-and-ink artist noted for his drawing style reminiscent of wood engravings.
One of the most popular fantasy artists of his generation, Brom's work is filled with haunting themes.
Worked with her husband, artist Leo Dillon, to illustrate children’s books, adult paperback books, and magazine covers.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Contemporary illustrator best known for painting detailed covers for mystery novels.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Meticulous illustrator of plants, animals, and natural environments.
Best-known for his book series "Dinotopia"—a lost island where dinosaurs and humans cohabitate.
Award-winning fantasy artist who specializes in fanciful renditions of classic fairy tales.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.
Illustrator of children's books; famous for fairies, goblins, and other fantastical creatures.
Notwithstanding his famous parentage, Peter Rockwell became an accomplished artist and author in his own right.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.