Gyo Fujikawa

Gyo Fujikawa (1908-1999) made a career in the advertising world and also enjoyed a lengthy stint at the Walt Disney Studios, where she designed the large-book version of Fantasia . In 1957, she illustrated her first picture book, A Child's Garden of Verses . Many others followed, some of which she also wrote. Babies , published in 1963, stands as a landmark: it was the first children's book to depict infants of all races and nations sharing growing experiences. Fujikawa's books have been...See more