This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Known for his strong sense of design and color.
Hungarian-born children's book illustrator, commercial illustrator, and animator.
Early 20th century illustrator best known for her work in children’s book illustration.
Award-winning illustrator best known for her acclaimed children’s picture books.
Illustrator of iconic portraits of African American heroes, angels, and movie stars.
Disney concept artist and children's book illustrator.
Prolific magazine illustrator and portraitist.
Turn of the century magazine illustrator and creator of the “Christy Girl.”
Illustrator for a variety of America’s leading magazines, using sports themes as a common subject matter.
One of the most popular "boy/girl" illustrators.
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animated character design.
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."
Illustrated Americans doing everyday activities.
Successful commercial illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
Illustrator of magazines, as well as portraits and Western scenes.
German-born American illustrator and marine painter.
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.