Dive into the history of illustration with digital material from museums, archives and personal collections. Explore stories about illustrators and search our database to find process drawings, posters, books and more.
We’ve just begun uploading collections from across the UK and will be adding more very soon.
This resource is generously funded by the John Ellerman Foundation.
Browse our collection of lithographic children’s books published in the 1920s and 30s
Search illustration collections
We are regularly adding new material to this database, but it will take time to build it up.
Can’t find what you’re looking for, or have a query about something you’ve found? Email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
With thanks to the collections and copyright holders who have allowed us to share their material.
This resource has been made possible with generous support from the John Ellerman Foundation.