E.H. Shepard

Ernest Howard Shepard (December 10, 1879March 24, 1976) was an English artist and book illustrator. He was known especially for his human-like animals in illustrations for The Wind in the Willows and The Reluctant Dragon both by Kenneth Grahame and Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne. They have been adapted for The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad, The Reluctant Dragon and the Winnie the Pooh franchise respectively.