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.
An influential artist whose bold, black and white drawings came to define the Decadent movement in Britain.
Turn of the century magazine illustrator and creator of the “Christy Girl.”
One of the most popular "boy/girl" illustrators.
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animated character design.
Illustrated Americans doing everyday activities.
Successful commercial illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
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."
Best known for travel posters and paintings of wildlife for Weyerhauser Timber.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Known for detailed renderings of automobiles and trains.
Jetter uses visual memoir to tell personal stories and addresses political and social concerns.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
J.C. Leyendecker rose to fame as the creator of elegant artworks for mass publication.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator.
Prolific painter of pulp covers and film posters.
Highly influential comic book artist known for his intense, noir aesthetic.