Neill, John R. (John Rea)Alternative names
Born in Philadelphia in 1877, John R. Neill was working as a newspaper illustrator when he began his collaboration with L. Frank Baum on the Oz books. Between 1904 and his death in 1943, Neill illustrated the Oz books and Baum's other fantasy works, and even authored three Oz books himself.
From the description of John R. Neill papers, 1904-1967 [manuscript]. (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 742355505
American illustrator; studied at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts; member of Salmagundi Club.
From the description of Tip riding the scarecrow [manuscript], 1904(ca.). (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647879756
From the description of Tip riding the scarecrow, ca. 1904. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 34689943
- Pen drawing
- Children's literature--Illustrations
- Children's literature, American--20th century
- Oz (Imaginary place)--Maps