Illustration Network Database

This is an expanding database of illustration images in the collections of the Rockwell Center’s Illustration Network Partners. If you want to use one of these images, you will need to contact the institution that owns the work of art to arrange for permission. Each institution has their own requirements for use agreements. The following information is arranged alphabetically by the artist’s last name.

Edwin Austin Abbey (1852 -1911)

Edwin-Austin-Abbey-When-Christmas-comes-about-again-Oh-then-I-shall-have-money

When Christmas Time Comes About Again, Oh Then I Shall Have Money, 1889

Frontispiece for Old Songs (New York: Harper and Brothers, 1889)

Collection of Brandywine River Museum, purchased with funds given in memory of Kathlyn P. King, 2001, 2001.8.1


Elenore Plaisted Abbott (1875 -1935)

1950-10

Now and again I stumbled, 1911

Illustration for chapter 32 of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson (Philadelphia: G. W. Jacobs, 1911)

Delaware Art Museum, gift of Frank Schoonover, 1950-10


Lyman Anderson (1907 -1993)

076.007

In breathless words, I told her my dreams, 1940

Illustration for “The Blue Cloak” by Temple Bailey in Womans Home Companion (December 1940)

Society of Illustrators, Permanent Collection, gift of the artist, 076.007


Harry Anderson (1906 -1996)

2354-1

Here, in this very window. might be her ring!, c. 1949

Story illustration for "Regret in Haste" by Katherine Greer in Redbook magazine (January 1950): 178.

Gouache on board                      13.75 x 10 inches

Society of Illustrators, 085.052


Stanley Massey Arthurs (1877 -1950)

1930-1

New Year's Eve, 1928

Illustration for advertisement for Brown and Bigelow, 1928

Delaware Art Museum, Louisa du Pont Copeland Memorial Fund, 1930-1


George Watson Barratt (1884 -1962)

NRM.2009.23

Standing Man at Table, 1905

Illustration for “The Brewers”
Pencil and colored pencil on paper

Norman Rockwell Museum, gift of The Horvath Collection, NRM.2009.23


Walter M. Baumhofer (1904 -1987)

052.001

Quick, 1952

Illustration for story in Argosy Magazine, May 1952

Oil on canvas

Society of Illustrators, NY, 052.001


Daniel Carter Beard (1850 -1941)

Daniel Carter Beard - The Height of the Season at New(Monkey)Port

The Height of the Season at New (Monkey) Port, 1904

Illustration for “The Height of the Season at New (Monkey) Port” in The Arena (August 1904)

Collection of Brandywine River Museum, Museum Volunteers’ Purchase Fund, 1996, 96.2.1


Anna Whalen Betts (1873 -1959)

Betts, Anna Whelan_This Maid of Forty Years Ago

This Maid of Forty Years Ago, c. 1897

Oil on canvas

New Britain Museum of American Art, Gift of the Famous Artists School, 1970.34 LIC


Walter Biggs (1886 -1938)

Walter Biggs - Pride and Reputation

Pride and Reputation Alike Were Disregarded, and the Whole Company Went to the Same Hotel, a Dreary, Dingy Little Place, 1921

Illustration for “The Star that Didn’t Twinkle” by Adelaide Alexander Ovington in Ladies Home Journal (June 1921)

Collection of Brandywine River Museum, gift of Kathryn Gamber Carl, 2005, 2005.14


Reginald Bathurst Birch (1856 -1943)

Birch, Reginald Bathurst_The Reconciliation

The Reconciliation, n.d.

Ink

New Britain Museum of American Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Eisenstat, 1981.101 LIC


Edwin Howland Blashfield (1848 -1936)

039.041

Fighting Knights, n.d.

Ink

Society of Illustrators, Permaent Collection, gift of Joseph Chapin, Scribner's, 039.041


Edwin Howland Blashfield (1848 -1936)

NRM.2012.21.01

The Power Which Supports the Law, c. 1906

Mural study for pendentive for Essex County Courthouse, Newark, New York

charcoal on paper     47 1/2 x 39 1/2 inches

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, gift of the Kelly Collection of American Illustration, NRM.2012.21.01


Austin Briggs (1909 -1973)

Austin Briggs_I'll Never Let You Go

I’ll Never Let You Go, n.d.

Oil on illustration board

 

Loretta Knight was the model for the young girl in the illustration

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, gift of Loretta Knight, NRM.2013.


Arthur William Brown (1881 -1966)

1976-63

"Yes," she said, "we're here." And suddenly she smiled. "I think it's awfully crowded here, don't you?", 1926

Oil on illustration board

 

Loretta Knight was the model for the young girl in the illustration

Delaware Art Museum, gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Radebaugh, 1976-63


Charles Livingston Bull (1874 -1932)

Bull, Charles Livingston_Bull Moose

Bull Moose, n.d.

Charcoal on board

New Britain Museum of American Art, Gift of Mrs. Walter Thwing, 1972.06 LIC


Gilbert Bundy (1911 -1955)

076.010

Approach with Caution, 1941

Illustration for story in The American Magazine, July 1941

Gouache and watercolor

Society of Illustrators, NY, 076.010


Harrison Cady (1877 -1970)

Cady, Harrison_The Hermit of the Wood

Hermit of the Woods, n.d.

Oil on board

New Britain Museum of American Art, Harriet Russell Stanley Fund, 1951.22 LIC


Howard Chandler Christy (1873 -1952)

Lithograph of a Boy Scout with America's Founding Fathers by Howard Chandler Christy

Boy Scout, 1937

Poster illustration for the 1937 National Boy Scout Jamboree

Collection of the National Scouting Museum, no identifying no.


Frederick Stuart Church (1842 -1924)

NRM.2011.8.2

Bear Artist at Easel, 1913

Original drawing tipped into  dinner program honoring A.W. Drake.

"it's hard work not to say damm sometimes"

ink on paper

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, gift of Catharine and Pamela Deely in memory of their mother Patricia Johnson Deely, NRM.2011.8.2


Matt Clark (1903 -1972)

NRM.2009.33

Man in canoe greeted by hunter on shore, 1959

Illustration for Sports Afield

Norman Rockwell Museum, gift of The Horvath Collection, NRM.2009.33


Walter Appleton Clark (1876 -1906)

039.011

Impromptu Theatricals in College Parlors, 1898

Illustration for "Undergraduate Life at Smith College" Scribner's Magazine 1898

watercolor on board

Society of Illustrators, NY, 039.011


Henry Clive (1881 -1960)

CLIVE1

Indian Maiden, 1933

Cover illustration for The American Weekly (June 18, 1933), “Cupids No. 2”

Oil on illustration board

Shhboom Illustration Gallery, no identifying no.


Henry Clive (1881 -1960)

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Eskimo Maiden, 1944

Cover illustration for The American Weekly (August 6, 1944), “Global Glamour: Typical Beauties on All Our War Fronts”

Oil on illustration board

Shhboom Illustration Gallery, no identifying no.


Mario Ruben Cooper (1905 -1995)

039.031

Stick Up!, 1933

Illustration for Collier's Magazine 1933

 

Society of Illustrators, NY, 039.031


Dean Cornwell (1892 -1960)

Cornwell, Dean_Clancy made her way south...

Clancy made her way south across Washington Square, 1920

Oil on canvas

New Britain Museum of American Art, Gift of Arthur William Brown, 1966.13 LIC


Dean Cornwell (1892 -1960)

039.033

Bidwell carries Mrs. Sedgwick to the gardener's cottage, 1923

Illustration for "Gold Hands" by E. Bernard DElano in Cosmopolitan 1923

Oil on board

Society of Illustrators, NY, 039.033


Joseph Csatari (1929 -n.d.)

15_Cropped

The Scoutmaster, 1989

Illustration for "Gold Hands" by E. Bernard DElano in Cosmopolitan 1923

Oil on board

Collection of the National Scouting Museum, no identifying no.


F.O.C. Darley (1822 -1888)

F. O. C. Darley - Preparations for Christmas Celebration

Preparations for Christmas Celebrations, 1877

Illustration for "Gold Hands" by E. Bernard DElano in Cosmopolitan 1923

Oil on board

Collection of Brandywine River Museum, purchased with funds in memory of Katherine R. Draper, 2006, 2006.4


Clyde O. DeLand (1872 -1947)

DeLand_painting

The Same Tale O'er and O'er Again, 1906

Story illustration for Good Housekeeping (December 1906)

Oil on board             13 x 12 inches

Shhboom Gallery, no identifying no.


Clyde O. DeLand (1872 -1947)

NRM.2012.09

Early American Home Builders, n.d.

Advertising illustration, distrubted as lithograph

oil on canvas

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, gift of Robert T. Horvath, NRM.2011.9


Vincent Di Fate (1945 -1947)

NRM.2012.12

The 1984 World's Best SF, 1984

Paperback cover illustration for anthology collection, The 1984 World's Best SF

edited by Donald A. Wollheim, (Daw Books, 1984)

Acrylic on hardboard          23 x 14 1/2 inches

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, gift of Vincent di Fate, NRM.2012.12


Stevan Dohanos (1907 -1994)

088.029

Early Morning Painters, 1948

Cover illustration for The Saturday Evening Post (May 1, 1948)

Society of Illustrators, Permanent Collection, gift of Seattle Art Director's Society, 088.029


Harvey Dunn (1884 -1952)

047.002

The Battering Ram, 1917

Illustration for "The Source" by Clarence Budington Kelland in The Saturday Evening Post (September 1, 1917)

Society of Illustrators, Permanent Collection, gift of the artist, 047.002


Harvey Dunn (1884 -1952)

Harvey Dunn - The Ox Driver, an Old Time Figure of the West

The Ox Driver, an Old Time Figure of the West, 1909

Frontispiece for Century (October 1909)

Collection of Brandywine River Museum, gift of Betsey Jacoby, 1980, 80.8


Fred Eng (1917 -1995)

1207111022

Life Savers, Still Only 5¢, 1909

Advertising illustration for Life Savers candy

Gouache on board

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, gift of Michael and Monica Eng and the Eng Family, NRM.2011.


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-51

Oriental Man watching octopus in a fish bowl, 1931

Advertising illustration for Life Savers candy

Gouache on board

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-51


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-44

The Jap Eradicator, 1943

Illus for "The Red Hot Machine Gun, True Story-Action in the Pacific. From Esquire Series" Esquire (September 1943)

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-44


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-35

The Temptation of a Hero, 1943

Illustration for "Air Force Pilot Joe Foss: Congressional medal winner” by Paul Gallico Esquire (November 1943)

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-35


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-4424

A Young Woman being introduced to German Soldiers in a club, n.d.

Illustration for "Air Force Pilot Joe Foss: Congressional medal winner” by Paul Gallico Esquire (November 1943)

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-4424


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-54

Red Cross Poster, 1945

Illustration for "Air Force Pilot Joe Foss: Congressional medal winner” by Paul Gallico Esquire (November 1943)

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-54


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-4562

Falls City Christmas, 1946

Cover illustration for The Saturday Evening Post (December 21, 1946)

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-4562


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-17

[Gentleman’s Night Out], c. 1940s

Advertisement for Four Roses Whiskey

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-17


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-47

Unfinished study for Huckleberry Finn, c. 1969

Advertisement for Four Roses Whiskey

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-47


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-36

Indian on River Bank Spearing Fish, 1980

Advertisement for Four Roses Whiskey

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-36


John P. Falter (1910 -1982)

10645-45

Sundown, 1981

Advertisement for Four Roses Whiskey

John P. Falter Collection-Nebraska State Historical Society, # 10645-45


Robert Fawcett (1903 -1967)

045.004

The Frenchman is Unforgiving, 1945

Illustration for "Hate Dies Hard" by Storm Jameson in The Saturday Evening Post 1945

Society of Illustrators, NY, 045.004


Robert Fawcett (1903 -1967)

FAS Image-2

Family in Café, n.d.

Study illustration

Pencil on paper

Part of Famous Artist School art and archival gift to the museum

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, NRM.2013.


Robert Fawcett (1903 -1967)

FAS Image-5

The Chase, n.d.

Gouache on board

Part of Famous Artist School art and archival gift to the museum

Norman Rockwell Museum Collection, NRM.2013.


Harrison Fisher (1875 -1934)

038.009

Couple at the Piano, 1910

Gouache on board

Part of Famous Artist School art and archival gift to the museum

Society of Illustrators, Permanent Collection, 038.009


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