Edward Gorey

American writer, costume designer, & artist born in 1925. Known for his unsettling illustrated books.


French satirical caricaturist, journalist, & director of French magazine Charlie Hebdo, born in 1967.

Rene Goscinny

French comic editor & writer born in 1926. He created the Astérix and Lucky Luke comic series.

Norman Rockwell

American painter & illustrator born in 1894. Most famous for cover illustrations for The Saturday Evening Post magazine.

Aubrey Beardsley

English illustrator, author, & leading figure in the aesthetic movement & the development of Art Nouveau.

André Franquin

Influential Belgian comics artist born in 1924. Best-known creations are Gaston and Marsupilami.

Armando Testa

Italian graphic designer, cartoonist, animator, and painter born in 1917.