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3,705 works / 549 ebooks Search for books with subject Illustrations.

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Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
William Blake, 48 books
William Shakespeare, 33 books
John Flaxman, 28 books
Marc Chagall, 25 books
Gustave Doré, 23 books
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, 20 books
NA, 15 books
Catholic Church, 15 books
John Boydell, 13 books
Friedrich August Moritz Retzsch, 13 books
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 12 books
Bezalel Narkiss, 7 books
Hans Holbein, 7 books
Kurt Weitzmann, 7 books
John Milton, 7 books
Dai, Dunbang., 6 books
Sandro Botticelli, 6 books
Ovid, 6 books
Janet Backhouse, 6 books
Corrado Gizzi, 6 books
Abram Krol, 6 books
Dante Alighieri, 6 books
Aubrey Vincent Beardsley, 6 books
Lord George Gordon Byron, 5 books
Richter, Ludwig, 5 books


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