This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
A portrait painter, muralist, and an illustrator of books and magazines.
Julian Allen was best known for his ability to create realistic, convincing portrayals of unwitnessed events.
American illustrator most famous for his paintings of pin-up models.
Known for his strong sense of design and color.
Cartoonist who created the comic strip "The City" and the graphic novel "My Friend Dahmer."
Hungarian-born children's book illustrator, commercial illustrator, and animator.
Early 20th century illustrator best known for her work in children’s book illustration.
Bascove is best known for her woodcut book cover illustrations and images of the bridges of New York City.
The first female artist at Charles E. Cooper Studio and a prolific illustrator of children's books.
Award-winning illustrator best known for her acclaimed children’s picture books.
One of Hanna-Barbera's most important character designers.
Illustrators and writers of the "Berenstain Bears" book series.
One of Hanna-Barbera’s most influential animators.
Illustrator of iconic portraits of African American heroes, angels, and movie stars.
Disney concept artist and children's book illustrator.
Inventive illustrator of books, advertisements, and animation.
Pen-and-ink artist noted for his drawing style reminiscent of wood engravings.
Prolific magazine illustrator and portraitist.
Art teacher, commercial illustrator, and self-titled "Big Shot West Coast Artist."
Author and illustrator of picture books which depict animals and folktales from many cultures.