Peter de Sève is an American artist who has worked in the illustration and animation fields. He has drawn many covers for the magazine The New Yorker. As a character designer, he worked on the characters of A Bug's Life, Finding Nemo, Robots, the four Ice Age films which features his iconic character Scrat, and the character E.B. in the 2011 Easter themed comedy film Hop.
He has received many honors including the Hamilton King Award from the Society of Illustrators, a Clio, and the National Cartoonists Society Magazine Illustration Award for 2000 to name a few.
He lives in Brooklyn, New York with his family. He and his wife, Randall, collaborated on the children's book, The Duchess of Whimsy.