Origin of illustrator
Examples from the Web for illustrator
Miller first appeared on the cover of Vogue in 1927 in a blue hat and pearls, drawn by renowned French illustrator Georges Lepape.‘Lee Miller in Fashion’: A Look at the Famed War Photographer’s More Unknown Work
October 7, 2013
When I became an author and illustrator in the 80s, I managed to meet him---by the Empire State Building of all places.Maurice Sendak Is Remembered Fondly by Author and Filmmaker William Joyce
May 9, 2012
The Arab world exploded with fatwas against the illustrator, who continues to face death threats.Saudi Blogger Hamza Kashgari Detained in Malaysia, Could Face Death Penalty
February 10, 2012
The two got to talking about comics, West said, and she mentioned she was working on a book and needed an illustrator.The 'Where's Waldo' Bank Robber
September 28, 2010
William Blake, the eighteenth century poet, illustrator, engraver and mystic, worked from home but lived in his imagination.William Blake's Heavenly Imagination
November 12, 2009
His renown as an illustrator remains high as ever in France.In the Heart of Vosges
The illustrator's difficulties by no means end when the author is satisfied.The Confessions of a Caricaturist, Vol. 1 (of 2)
He dispenses with all superfluous gesture, as does the great French illustrator.
He was concerned with illustration first and last, as he was illustrator and nothing else.
I look to my editor to edit me—and to my illustrator to pull me through.The Martian
George Du Maurier
Word Origin and History for illustrator
1590s, "one who enlightens," from illustrate + Latinate agent-noun suffix -or. Meaning "one who draws pictures" is 1680s.