This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Hungarian-born children's book illustrator, commercial illustrator, and animator.
Art teacher, commercial illustrator, and self-titled "Big Shot West Coast Artist."
Surrealist painter who created a new art form of interpretive landscapes and portraits.
Illustrated Americans doing everyday activities.
Successful commercial illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Known for his distinctive style, English is the most awarded artist in the history of New York City’s Society of Illustrators.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Known for her black-and-white wash drawings used as advertisements for Lord & Taylor.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
A dedicated artist with a distinct vision who transformed the art of the book with unique imagery that defied convention.
Prolific painter of pulp covers and film posters.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Started her art career at 78, known for her painted scenes of rural life in America.
Known for drawings and watercolors during the 1960s and 1970s, she embraced digital art in the 1980s.
Best-known for his Boy Scout paintings and "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.
Prolific cover artist of pulp magazines.