This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Magic Realist illustrator known for his strong sense of design and color.
Maginel Wright Enright Barney
Early 20th century illustrator best known for her work in children’s book illustration.
Joseph “Joe” Bowler
Prolific magazine illustrator and portraitist.
Howard Chandler Christy
Turn of the century magazine illustrator and creator of the “Christy Girl.”
Illustrated Americans doing everyday activities.
John Philip Falter
Illustrator of magazines, as well as portraits and Western scenes.
Anton Otto Fischer
German-born American illustrator and marine painter.
James Montgomery Flagg
Flagg created the iconic World War I poster, "I Want YOU for the U.S. Army."
J.C. Leyendecker rose to fame as the creator of elegant artworks for mass publication.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator of books and periodicals.
American illustrator and writer; member of the Brandywine School.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Golden Age artist noted for his full-page newspaper illustrations.
Known for his illustrations of beautiful women and handsome men.