This gallery of illustrations is linked to information about individual artists and the genres and time periods in which they have worked.
“I always felt that my skills, such as they are, are as much literary as visual―maybe even more literary than visual, because I always enjoyed language a lot. As for my drawing skills, if I work hard I can do very well.”
The Death of Santini
"I believe in the picture as narrative, an image frozen in time that sets the stage for the action that follows, inviting the viewer in and offering up a sense of mystery."
"I believe that the years I spent designing and illustrating book jackets on every conceivable subject was great training for my entry into the world of children’s books."
Abraham Lincoln Comes Home
“A seminal figure in American history, Lincoln reminds us that we can achieve the impossible."