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|Erin Cunningham|October 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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|William Joyce|May 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The two got to talking about comics, West said, and she mentioned she was working on a book and needed an illustrator.
William Blake, the eighteenth century poet, illustrator, engraver and mystic, worked from home but lived in his imagination.
Illustrator Hilary Knight is being honored by the New York Public Library tonight.
Studies so conscientious of time, costume and portraiture ennoble the illustrator's calling.The Pansy Magazine, April 1886|Various
The illustrator who would live by his work must live with it.The Building of a Book|Various
About 1515 he left Augsburg with Ambrose, his elder brother, to seek employment as an illustrator of books at Basel.
Illustrated, illustrating, illustrative and illustrator, are likewise accented on the second syllable.Every-Day Errors of Speech|L. P. Meredith
Kesler, at Basel, in 1492, he too began to work as an illustrator.Early Illustrated Books|Alfred W. Pollard
1590s, "one who enlightens," from illustrate + Latinate agent-noun suffix -or. Meaning "one who draws pictures" is 1680s.