May 1

Jules Breton
Romaine Brooks
James Earl
George Inness
Judith Scott
Charles Shaw
Daniel Sprick

May 2

Peggy Bacon
Chi Chen
Narcissus Quagliata
Humphrey Repton
Peter Toft

May 3

Robert de Niro Sr.
Clark Richard
Jacob Riis
Brooks Willis

May 4

Frederic Church
Thomas Wilmer Dewing
Harold L Doolittle
Melvin Edwards
Keith Haring
Carlo Rinaldi
Dedrick Brandes Stuber

May 5

Ernest Hamlin Baker
John F Carlson
Donald Sultan
Alex Webb

May 6

Marianne Appel
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Gladys Nilsson
Louis C Rosenberg

May 7

John Bennett
Deborah Butterfield
Robert Forman
Robert Graves
Pierre-Jean Mariette

May 8

Robert Adams
Robert Aitken
Bacciccio
Joyce Michaud
Charles Parsons
Arnold Ronnebeck
Sylvia Sleigh
Nicola Victor Ziroli

May 9

David Gilmour Blythe
Kathryn Cawein
Samuel Cousins
Gregorio Marzan
William Tylee Ranney

May 10

Leon Bakst
Carl Hancock
James Reid Lambdin
Constance Mallinson
Press Robertson
Lenore Tawney

May 11

Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
Kathryn Clark
Salvador Dalí
Ruth Eckstein
Jean-Léon Gérome
Herbert McClure
Jock Reynolds

May 12

Joseph Beuys
Ross Bleckner
Isami Doi
Ynez Johnston
Yvonne Porcella
Dante Gabrielle Rosetti
Frank Stella

May 13

Georges Braque
Art Green
Bonnie Harris
Ruth Thorne-Thomsen

May 14

John Cunning
Richard Estes
Thomas Gainsborough
Lucas van Leyden
Henry O. Walker
Betty Woodman

May 15

Richard Alvedon
Andrew R. Butler
Jasper Johns
Ralph Eugene Meatyard
Roland Reiss

May 16

John Sell Cotman
Mark Lindquist
Mary Nimmo Moran
Laura Wheeler Waring

May 17

AJ Casson

May 18

Gertrude Käsebier

May 19

Jacob Jordaens

May 20

Henry Edmund Cross

May 21

Albrecht Dürer
Henri Rousseau

May 22

Mary Cassatt
Hubert Robert
Jean Tinguely

May 23

Franz Kline
Martin Parr

May 24

Jacopo da Pontormo

May 25

Will Barnet
Carlo Dolci

May 26

Philippe de Champaigne
Dorothea Lange

May 27

Georges Rouault

May 28

Carl Larsson
Daniel Joseph Martinez

May 29

Edie Bouchardon

May 30

Alexander Archipenko
Robert Ryman

May 31

Walter Sickert
Ellsworth Kelly