Illustration

 
Beauty and the Beast
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Chris Achilleos, Achilleos, Chris, Near Fine (slight shelfwear), Paper Tiger, Surrey, 1978, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Achilleos' first art book: "A Collection of Heroic Fantasy Illustrations". Over 100 color illustrations. In 1977, Chris was approached by Roger Dean,...

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Imaginary Redux: The Art of Imaginary Friends Studios
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Very Fine, Artgerm (Stanley Lau), et al., Artgerm (Stanley Lau), et al., Imaginary Friends Studios, Singapore, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color , Softcover, French wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

A sketchbook featuring the works of: Artgerm Kunkka Kai Chester Ocampo King Mong Junkman Zid Wraithdt MR.B YJL Leos Ng 'Okita' DCWJ Jennyson Henryz...

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Imagine Prime: The Art of Imaginary Friends Studios
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Artgerm (Stanley Lau), et al., Artgerm (Stanley Lau), et al., Imaginary FS, Singapore, 2008, 2nd Edition, 9789810585587, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

The first collection of artwork from Imaginary Friends Studios in Singapore.  246 pages of art divided into these categories: Comic Art, Card Art,...

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John Atherton, Atherton, John, Very Good to Fine pages in a Good binder. All the pages are present including all the color plates. Some pages have mild edgewear and rust staining. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress, only a few pages have torn ringholes. The assignment sheet is presen, Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1949, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 166 pages, 3 color plates and over 400 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binder, English

"America's most famous artists have spent a lot of their time, thought and energy in putting down for you in words and pictures all the ideas and methods...

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Very Fine, John Gunnison, Walter M. Baumhofer, Gunnison, John, Baumhofer, Walter M., Adventure House, 2007, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

A collection of pulp covers by Baumhofer. From the publisher: "A master at building suspense through figure, perspective, and color, Rudolph Belarski...

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Seasons
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Blexbolex, Blexbolex, Very Fine, Brooklyn, Enchanted Lion Books, 2011, 10.25 inches, 7.6 inches, 180 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

"A visually stunning meditation on the seasons, this book invites the reader to explore weather and the passing of time through strongly evocative images...

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Joseph Wrzos (ed.), Hannes Bok, Wrzos (ed.), Joseph, Bok, Hannes, One of 200 numbered copies signed by the contributors, Very Fine/Very Fine in a Very Fine cloth slipcase, Centipede Press, Lakewood, CO, 2012, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 464 pages, over 600 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid color plate, English

The definitive Bok collection. Over 600 color and black & white illustrations. With an introduction by Ray Bradbury . The signed run of 200 copies sold...

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Paul Bonner, Bonner, Paul, Fine, London, Titan, 2007, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Barely contained within this book is the high octane work of Paul Bonner, an intrepid artist able to vividly recall in paints his...

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Jerry Weist, Ray Bradbury, Weist, Jerry, Bradbury, Ray, Inscribed by Ray Bradbury, Very Fine/Very Fine, William Morrow, New York, 2004, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10.3 inches, 196 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is a first printing signed by Ray Bradbury and he has drawn a profile of a face eating his signature! From the publisher: In this lavishly...

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Austin Briggs, Briggs, Austin, Very Good+ to Near Fine in a Very Good+ binder. All the pages are present including all the color plates. Pages are clean but have age toning. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress. The ringholes on two pages are torn. The one-page assignment sheet is miss, Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1952, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 140 pages, 2 color plates, 1 tipped-in color plate, over 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binder, English

"America's most famous artists have spent a lot of their time, thought and energy in putting down for you in words and pictures all the ideas and methods...

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Austin Briggs, Briggs, Austin, Very Good to Fine pages in a Good binder. All the pages are present including all the color plates. Some pages have mild edgewear and rust staining. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress, only a few pages have torn ringholes. The assignment sheet is presen, Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1952, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 140 pages, 2 color plates, 1 tipped-in color plate, over 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binder, English

"America's most famous artists have spent a lot of their time, thought and energy in putting down for you in words and pictures all the ideas and methods...

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Empire: A Visual Novel
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Samuel R. Delany, Howard Chaykin, Delany, Samuel R., Chaykin, Howard, Near Fine (light spotting to top edge, light wear to corners, otherwise flat, tight, unread), New York, Berkley Windhover, 1978, 1st, 425039005, 12 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

An original SF graphic novel with over 300 painted panels by Chaykin. Written by Samuel R. Delany . After winning four Nebula awards and two Hugo awards...

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Allan Gross, Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Gross, Allan, Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Frank, Fine/Fine, Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st, 188931711X, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 112 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, cloth, English

A retrospective and detailed discussion of the careers of three artists:Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley .From the publisher: See eye-popping...

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Allan Gross, Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Gross, Allan, Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Frank, Near Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket lightly rubbed), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st, 188931711X, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 112 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, cloth, English

A retrospective and detailed discussion of the careers of three artists:Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley. From the publisher: See eye-popping...

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Space Race (Leporello Series)
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Re stock 6/22/15, Very Fine, Tom Clohosy Cole, Cole, Tom Clohosy, Nobrow Press, London, 2012, 9781907704437, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: In another installment in our bestselling concertina series, Tom Clohosy Cole leads us through the defining moments of that tense,...

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Flesk Prime
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Fine/Fine, Craig Elliott, Gary Gianni, Petar Meseldzija, Mark Schultz, William Stout, Craig Elliott, Gary Gianni, Petar Meseldzija, Mark Schultz and William Stout, Flesk, Santa Cruz, 2011, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Flesk Prime serves as a fresh look into the imagery of five exceptional artists: Craig Elliott, Gary Gianni, Petar Meseldzija, Mark Schultz and William...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine (a bit of sunning to the back cover, very flat, tight, and bright), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, 8 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

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Michael Patrick Hearn, W.W. Denslow, Hearn, Michael Patrick, Denslow, W.W., Near Fine, Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, 1996, 1st, 10.5 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, 8 color and 50 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This exhibition catalogue features an extensive biography & analysis of Denslow, the children's book illustrator.

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Tony DiTerlizzi, DiTerlizzi, Tony, Limited to 350 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This limited edition includes the book inside a beautiful clothbound slipcase, plus a unique signed print featuring new artwork and a signed removable...

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Re stock 6/22/15, Very Fine, Daniel Doltz, Doris Freigofas (Golden Cosmos), Doltz, Doris Freigofas (Golden Cosmos), Daniel, Nobrow, London, 2012, 9781907704352, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

A concertina book that folds out to a 55-inch wide panel showing the history of flight! From the Publisher: The first book from Berlin...

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Object 10: Works by Kilian Eng
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Kilian Eng, Eng, Kilian, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine, Floating World Comics, Portland, OR, 2013, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Object 10 is the second monograph of illustration and graphic design work by acclaimed artist Kilian Eng. This lavishly produced...

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Kilian Eng, Eng, Kilian, Limited to 1000 copies, Near Fine (minor edge bump, otherwise Very Fine), Portland, OR, Floating World Comics, 2014, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Floating World Comics is proud to republish the out-of-print Object 5, the first monograph of illustration and graphic design work...

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Kilian Eng, Eng, Kilian, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Portland, OR, Floating World Comics, 2014, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the Special edition with signed and numbered color illustrated bookplate by Kilian Eng, limited to 200 copies (the regular edition is limited to...

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Very Good+ (lower corner lightly bumped, otherwise new and unread), Samuel Fallours, Pietsch, Theodore W., Fallours, Samuel, Taschen, Cologne, 2010, 9783836505192, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of scientific color illustrations from the famed eighteenth-century soldier/illustrator. From the Publisher: Swimming with the big fishes: A...

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Famous Artists School, Fine (binders are clean & sharp, pages are very clean, with all the lesson plates and assignment sheets for sections 1-10), Famous Artists School, Westport, CT, Famous Artists Schools, 1967, 4 custom binders, English

27 sections (24 lessons plus Introduction, Fashion Illustration, and The World is your Studio) in 4 printed folio binders. The 1967 course marked the...

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Robert Fawcett, Fawcett, Robert, Very Good+ in Very Good binder. All the pages are present including all the color plates. Pages are generally clean but have age toning. Some pages have edgewear. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress and are torn on some pages. The color plates have worn , Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1949, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 174 pages, 306 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binder, English

"America's most famous artists have spent a lot of their time, thought and energy in putting down for you in words and pictures all the ideas and methods...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Robert Fawcett, Auad, Manuel, Fawcett, Robert, Auad Publishing, San Francisco, 2010, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Out-of-print.   Robert Fawcett: The Illustrator’s Illustrator is the very first book essaying the life, career and impact of this complex, even...

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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Limited to 400 copies signed by Robert Weinberg, Douglas Ellis and Robert T. Garcia, Very Fine without dust jacket, as issued, American Fantasy Press, Woodstock, IL, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, black & white with 48 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

From the publisher: Virgil Finlay was the premier illustrator of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror fiction in the pulps from the 30s through the 60s....

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Jim Fitzpatrick, Fitzpatrick, Jim, Fine, De Danann Press, Dublin, 1985, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, 125 illustrations, most in color, softcover, wraps, English

Celtic mythology written & illustrated by Jim Fitzpatrick. With extensive notes on the drawings & paintings. And a list of publications.

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The Silver Arm
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Jim Fitzpatrick, Fitzpatrick, Jim, Near Fine (light bump to upper corner otherwise flat, tight, clean), Paper Tiger, Surrey, 1981, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, 13 double-page, 12 full-page and numerous smaller color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Celtic mythology written & illustrated by Jim Fitzpatrick. From Wikipedia: Jim Fitzpatrick is an Irish artist famous for Irish Celtic art....

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Chris Foss, Rian Hughes, Chris Foss, Foss and Rian Hughes, Chris, Foss, Chris, Very Fine without dust jacket, as issued, London, Titan, 2011, 12.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first comprehensive retrospective of Chris Foss' sf career. From the publisher: Foss's groundbreaking and distinctive science fiction art...

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VF, Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Frank Frazetta Museum, 1998, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

A full color catalog of prints that were available from the Frazetta Museum once upon a time. 150 color illustrations. Includes some late paintings and 3...

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Fred Gambino, Gambino, Fred, Very Fine/Very Fine, Titan Books, London, 2014, 978-1781168431, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Art of Fred Gambino collects the out-of-this-world concept art, illustrations, paintings and sketches of the immensely talented...

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John Harris, Harris, John, Very Fine/Very Fine, Titan, London, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

World-renowned visionary artist John HarrisÂ’ unique paintings capture the Universe on a massive scale, featuring everything from vast landscapes and...

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Peter Helck, Helck, Peter, Very Good to Fine pages in a Good binder. All the pages are present including all the color plates. Some pages have mild edgewear and rust staining. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress, only a few pages have torn ringholes. The assignment sheet is presen, Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1949, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 136 pages, 2 color fold-out plates and over 400 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binder, English

"America's most famous artists have spent a lot of their time, thought and energy in putting down for you in words and pictures all the ideas and methods...

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Re stock 6/22/15, Very Fine, Robert Hunter, Hunter, Robert, Nobrow, London, 2011, 9781907704147, 9 inches, 6.7 inches, 24 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the Publisher: "Rob Hunter's first comic for Nobrow Press took TCAF by storm, selling out on the first day of the event! The book is a beautiful,...


Memu: 100 Postcards
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James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine in a Very Fine box, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2014, 6.25 inches, 4.5 inches, color, Hardcover

A treasure trove of James JeanÂ’'s award-winning work, this deluxe silkscreened, cloth-covered box contains 100 collectible postcards of both his iconic...

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John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold Von Schmidt, Jon Whitcomb, John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold Von Schmidt, Jon Whitcomb, Near Fine to Fine pages in Near Fine binders. Pages are clean but have slight age toning and edgewear. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress. The binders are lightly worn along the edges and seams., Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1949-1952, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 1552 pages, 23 color plates and over 4000 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binders, English

This is not the Famous Artists School Course you are familiar with (24 lessons in 3 binders), this is the Advanced Course. In the advanced course,...

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Cathy and Arnie Fenner, Jeffrey Jones, Fenner, Cathy and Arnie, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine/Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Nevada City, CA, Underwood Books, 2002, 1st, 1887424571, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 175 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The nicest collection of Jones' work ever published, this volume includes 175 paintings in full color. From the publisher: From the 1960s through...

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The Studio (Near Fine)
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Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey, Near Fine (mild creases and wear to covers, spine tight, interior Fine, flat, tight, clean), Dragon's Dream, Holland, 1979, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the famous and scarce monograph on the four artists who shared a studio space in NY and became known as "The Studio": Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta,...

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Very fine in very fine dust jacket, William Joyce, Joyce, William, HarperCollins, NY, 1990, 1st, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

This is a beautifully illustrated children's books that draws inspiration from Joyce's own childhood to tell this fun imaginative story.

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The Leaf Men (first printing)
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Very Fine in fine dust jacket, William Joyce, Joyce, William, HarperCollins, NY, 1996, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From Publishers Weekly A troop of tiny doodle bugs try to take on the evil Spider Queento save an elderly woman's garden and call on the Leaf Men...

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Images #8
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Very Fine, Heinrich Kley, Kley, Heinrich, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Palo Alto, CA, 2007, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Filled with art from the pages of obscure and rare books, magazines, calendars and ephemera from American and European Fin de Siecle primary sources. 17...

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RGK: the Art of Roy G. Krenkel
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Roy Krenkel, Krenkel, Roy, Fine/Fine, Vanguard, Montclair, NJ, 2005, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 132 pages, about 50 full-color and 200 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: Influenced by early masters J. Allen St. John, J. C. Coll and Franklin Booth, Roy G. Krenkel has inspired...

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John La Gatta: An Artist's Life
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John La Gatta, VF/VF, Bossert, Jill, La Gatta, John, Madison Square Press, NY, 2000, 1st, cloth, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

The first & only monograph on this fantastic golden age glamour illustrator. The first 60 pages are an illustrated biography of the artist. The...

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America's Great Illustrators
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Susan E Meyer, J. C. Leyendecker, et al, Meyer, Susan E, Leyendecker, et al, J. C., Fine/Very Good+ (dustjacket unevenly sunfaded, mild edgewear), New York, Galahad, 1982, 1st Galahad printing (after one Abrams printing), 00883656450, 13.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 311 pages, 417 illustrations including 186 color plates (some tipped-in), hardcover, cloth, English

This large coffee table book profiles ten artists from the Golden Age of illustration: Pyle, Wyeth, Remington, Parrish, Leyendecker, Norman Rockwell,...

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Re stock 6/22/15, Very Fine, Micah Lidberg, Lidberg, Micah, Nobrow Press, London, 2010, 9781907704307, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 38 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Rise and Fall 2nd edition is here! Our best selling title is back and now has a cover for safe keeping and easy bookcase display....

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Drawing the Head and Hands
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VF/Fine, Andrew Loomis, Loomis, Andrew, London, Titan, 2011, Hardcover, boards with dust jacket, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

From the publisher: "The illustrator Andrew Loomis (1892-1959) is revered amongst artists - including the great American painter Norman Rockwell and...

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