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.
Inventive illustrator of books, advertisements, and animations.
Successful commerical illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Possessed a superb sense for composition and detail.
Known for showing beautiful American women wearing high fashion.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera animated Saturday morning TV for generations of children.
Known for detailed renderings of automobiles and trains.
American illustrator and painter for 'The Saturday Evening Post,' 'Time,' and 'Liberty' magazines.
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 female illustrator known for her vibrant psychdelic style art
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.
Creator of children's picture books using traditional and digital techniques
Best-known for his "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he depicted civil rights struggles for "Look" in the 1960s.
Creator of the influential graphic novel memoir, "Maus."
Painter, art teacher, and award-winning illustrator.
Artist who created Coca-Cola's iconic Santa Claus.
Known for his illustrations of beautiful women and handsome men.
Popular mid-20th century illustrator for American women's magazines.