This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
American illustrator most famous for his paintings of pin-up models.
Briggs used informal poses to create reality in his work.
Fashion illustrator who worked with designer Nettie Rosenstein in the 1950s, and continued through the 1980s as a freelance illustrator.
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.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Known for her black-and-white wash drawings used as advertisements for Lord & Taylor.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
Started her art career at 78, known for her painted scenes of rural life in America.
Illustrator best-known for his distinct style which he incorporated into film posters and advertisements.
An artist, author, and art historian, Reed made a lifelong commitment to scholarship related to the art of illustration.
One of the leading fantasy artists of his time, Vallejo's paintings are often filled with eroticism.