This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Fashion illustrator under designer Nettie Rosenstein in the 1950s, and as a freelance artist through the 1980s.
With her husband, Leo Dillon, illustrated children’s books, paperback books, and magazine covers.
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Illustrator of comic strips and books; first Black artist to win the Caldecott Medal.
One of today's most beloved fantasy artists, Giancola paints in a classical style.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Known for her black-and-white wash drawings used as advertisements for Lord & Taylor.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
Pioneer of copyright ownership for comic book artists; creator of many comic book series, including "Hellboy."
Grandma Moses (Anna Mary Robertson Moses)
Known for her painted scenes of rural life in America, Moses began her art career at age 78.
Illustrator best-known for his distinct style which he incorporated into film posters and advertisements.
An artist, author, and art historian, Reed made a lifelong commitment to scholarship related to the art of illustration.
Schongut has illustrated for advertising, book design, and poster art, and his own children's books.
Golden Age artist noted for his full-page newspaper illustrations.
One of the leading fantasy artists of his time, Vallejo's paintings are often filled with eroticism.
A painter of science-fiction book covers and an award-winning children's book illustrator.