Germany gave many important artists to the world and here you can meet few of the most successful vintage illustrators from this country. Enjoy in public domain pictures!
Anne Anderson was Scottish illustrator with tremendous achievements as artist and illustrator of picture books. Her biography is inseparable from her work, which is interleaved with Allan Wright's.
Elenore Abbott was an extraordinary artist but today her legacy is undeservedly overshadowed. With this short biographical sketch we'll try to correct at least a bit of this unjustuce.
The best illustrator of children's books ever? Jesse Wilcox Smith (1863-1935) is by many considered as the most important creator of illustrations for children's books. Her work on Kingsley's Water Babies is sometimes called Mona Lisa of kid's...
Fairy tale was officially born in France. This is also the place where many great artists created tons of superb works. Thus vintage French illustrators are definitely part of literary history.
Colored pencils have come a long way. High-quality, pure color products now enable dedicated colored pencil artists to create fine art. It's a whole new medium.
Kay Nielsen is among the greatest artists associated with what is known as "The Golden Age of Illustration" and his works are associated with classic fairy tales, in addition to myths and fables.
Arthur Rackham is very likely the most influential illustrator of 20th century and his works are today among the most collectible ones. Please enter very special imaginary worlds created by his style.
Gouache is a water based painting medium you may want to explore because of it's ease of use and re-workability. Used in illustrations and design work it is also perfectly suited to fine art work.
Edmund Dulac is among the greatest artists associated with what is known as "The Golden Age of Illustration" and his works are associated with classic fairy tales, in addition to myths and fables.