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.
Disney concept artist and children's book illustrator.
Inventive illustrator of books, advertisements, and animations.
Illustrator of women’s magazines and advertising campaigns in the 1950s.
American painter, sculptor, and teacher.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Successful commerical 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 animated Saturday morning TV for generations of children.
Known for detailed renderings of automobiles and trains.
American illustrator for "The Saturday Evening Post," "Time," and "Liberty" magazines.
A 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.
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.
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.
Creator of children's picture books using traditional and digital techniques