This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Inventive illustrator of books, advertisements, and animation.
Celebrated illustrator of contemporary American politics.
Political cartoonist and caricaturist, best known for his illustrations for the works of Charles Dickens.
Darrow was an American cartoonist and author, best known for his fifty-year career at "The New Yorker."
Illustrator for “The Black Panther” who became a community leader and pastor.
Worked with her husband, artist Leo Dillon, to illustrate children’s books, adult paperback books, and magazine covers.
Illustrator, painter, and leader of the American Modernist movement.
Illustrator and "Punch" cartoonist famous for his fairy books.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
Creator of the first political cartoon published in an American newspaper.
Cartoonist famous for creating drawings of unnecessarily complex devices that perform a simple function.
Illustrator, cartoonist, and reportage artist who traveled the world.
Former Marine and illustrator for "The Black Panther" newspaper who later became a sculptor and gallery owner.
Lawrence is best known for cartoons lampooning political figures from the 1970s through the 1990s.
Lewis is an American visual artist, social justice pioneer, and the first woman to join the Black Panther Party.
American realist painter and comic illustrator; one of "The Eight."
The most important American political cartoonist and satirist of the late 1800s.
The Australian-born American cartoonist has been labeled “the most influential editorial cartoonist” of his time.
The nephew of Norman Rockwell achieved success in multiple genres of illustration.