This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
Canadian illustrator known for her metaphorical political artwork.
J.C. Leyendecker rose to fame as the creator of elegant artworks for mass publication.
Groundbreaking modernist designer and children’s book illustrator who emerged as one of the international design community's most influential pathfinders and bridge-builders.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator of books and periodicals.
Twentieth century American illustrator best known for his cover work for crime noir novels.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
Prolific painter of pulp covers and film posters.
Author and illustrator most famous for his collaboration with Dr. Seuss and the Beginner Books imprint series.
Highly influential comic book artist known for his intense, noir aesthetic.
Illustrator and designer of magazines, costumes, and stage productions.
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.
Teacher, author, and illustrator best known for his work in children’s picture books.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
American illustrator and writer; member of the Brandywine School.
A visual journalist, illustrator, and educator who focuses on direct, on location drawing and painting.
Illustrator best-known for his distinct style which he incorporated into film posters and advertisements.
Artist and author who spent most of his life working, and depicting European architecture and street scenes.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.