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.
An influential artist whose bold, black and white drawings came to define the Decadent movement in Britain.
The first female artist at Charles E. Cooper Studio and a prolific illustrator of children's books.
Award-winning illustrator best known for her acclaimed children’s picture books.
Disney concept artist and children's book illustrator.
Inventive illustrator of books, advertisements, and animation.
The first African American illustrator to have his work nationally syndicated.
Illustrator of women’s magazines and advertising campaigns in the 1950s.
American painter, sculptor, and teacher.
Fashion illustrator who began working with designer Nettie Rosenstein in the 1950s, and continued through the 1980s as a freelance illustrator.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Successful commercial illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Illustrator of magazines, as well as portraits and Western scenes.
Possessed a superb sense for composition and detail.
Illustrator of American women wearing high fashion.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Known for detailed renderings of automobiles and trains.
American illustrator for "The Saturday Evening Post," "Time," and "Liberty" magazines.
Prolific 20th century illustrator known primarily for his depictions of glamorous women at leisure.
J.C. Leyendecker rose to fame as the creator of elegant artworks for mass publication.