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.
American Jazz Age artist and illustrator; creator of the “Christy Girl.”
One of the most popular "boy/girl" illustrators.
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animation characters.
Illustrated Americans in everyday activities.
Successful commerical 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."
Known for detailed renderings of automobiles and trains.
Jetter uses visual memoir to tell personal stories, and focuses on 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.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Known for drawings and watercolors during the 1960s and 1970s, she embraced digital art in the 1980s.
Best-known for his "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he depicted civil rights struggles for "Look" in the 1960s.
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.