Illustration

 
Very Good+ (as usual, corners rubbed with boards showing, spine ends frayed, hinges sound, interior is very tight and clean), Edwin Austin Abbey, Lucas, E. V., Abbey, Edwin Austin, Methuen & Co., 1921, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, xxii, 519 pages, 200 black & white plates, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

This is the best book on Abbey: over five inches thick between two volumes and reproducing 200 Abbey illustrations. Written shortly after Abbey's death,...

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Very Good+ (as usual, corners rubbed with boards showing, however the hinges and binding are very sound, and the interior is very tight and clean), Edwin Austin Abbey, Lucas, E.V., Abbey, Edwin Austin, Methuen & Co., 1921, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, xxii, 519 pages, 200 black & white plates, Hardcover, leather, English

This is the best book on Abbey: over five inches thick between two volumes and reproducing 200 Abbey illustrations. Written shortly after Abbey's death,...

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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, the...

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Medusa
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Chris Achilleos, NF (slight shelf wear), Suckling, Nigel, Achilleos, Chris, Paper Tiger, 1988, Later, wraps, English

The third book of illustrations by Chris Achilleos' (after Beauty and the Beast and Sirens). Foreword by Patrick Woodruffe. Brief biography. Six...

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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Good+ (cut out, light edge wear and browning), Hollywood, United Artists Records, 1972, 12.4 inches, 12.4 inches, color, English

An original LP album with record sleeve art by Neal Adams. This elaborate record sleeve opens up and out to create a four page comic story. The four...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st, 978-91-87243-07-3, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 192+144+144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Buy all three volumes and save! Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2014, 1st, 978-91-87243-03-5, 16.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 24 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: 24 colour pages,...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st thus, 978-91-87243-06-6, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 192 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st thus, 978-91-87243-07-3, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine in Very Fine case, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2013, 1st, 978-91-87243-01-1, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 112+32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! The first edition of this book, published in...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st, 978-91-87243-08-0, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (back cover bent at spine), Brian Ajhar, Ajhar, Brian, 2015, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 36 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the artist: This book is a collection of drawings taken from my sketchbooks and project ideas. Included are some character designs from animation...

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Brian Ajhar, Signed by the artist with a drawing, VF/VF, Doyle, Roddy, Ajhar, Brian, Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic, 2004, 1st, cloth spine, English

A first printing signed with a drawing! From the publisher: "The triumphant finale to Roddy Doyle's hilarious Mack Family tales. Mr. Mack’s...

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Fine, Alastair, Arwas, Victor, Alastair, Thames & Hudson, 1979, 1st, 11 inches, 8 inches, 100 pages, 4 color and 92 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

"A portrait of a fascinating and elusive personality who was a natural heir to the style and reputation of Aubrey Beardsley and whose work forms a link...

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Fine/Near Fine price-clipped dust jacket, Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Swanson, Vern G., Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence, Scribners, 1977, 1st, 144 pages, 32 color plates, over 110 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This Victorian painter of lush romantic scenes set in Roman times was hugely admired critically and popularly throughout his lifetime. After his death, his...

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Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, NF/VG+, Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence, Sotheby's, 1973, 1st, cloth, English

This is the auction catalogue for the Allen Funt Collection sold at Sotheby's Belgravia on 6th November, 1973. Funt was inspired to collect Alma-Tadema...

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Sweetness
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Very Fine, Adrian Alphona, Christina Strain, Alphona & Christina Strain, Adrian, 2011, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of beautiful work by the team of Alphona (line art) and Strain (finishes and color). Alphona and Strain are the art team on the Marvel Comics'...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Collins Design, 2003, 3rd, 9780060567637, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 290 pages, over 930 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Reproduces 919 prints by Amano in color. Out of print. From the publisher: Japanese artist Yoshitaka Amano began his career with exceptional...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Asahi Sonorama, Tokyo, 1989, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 126 pages, 134 illustrations, including 98 color plates, softcover, wraps, English

With a full page original ink drawing signed and dated 89 by the artist on the front free endpaper. From 1989, this collection of works in acrylic,...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Tokyo, Asahi Sonorama, 1984, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 106 pages, 63 color and 47 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Japanese

With a full page original ink drawing signed by the artist on blank backside of the first page. From 1984, Amano's first collection. Works in acrylic,...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine, Ten Production, Japan, 1990, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 24 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Mono 3 is a collection of ink drawings by Japanese artist, character designer, illustrator Yoshitaka Amano. 23 black and white illustrations on color...

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Reves & Portraits
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Very Fine, Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Zanpano, 2010, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of original illustrations. Portraits offers us a series of drawings on exhibition for six months at Le Maison Autrique in Brussels....

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Fame
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, Richard Amsel, Benedict, Brad, Amsel, Richard, Harmony, 1980, 1st, 0517541610, Hardcover, cloth, English

Subtitled "Portraits of Celebrated People." Straight portraiture alongside caricature and parody emphasizing the "New Illustration" with lots of airbrush...

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Roy Andersen, Andersen, Roy, Very Fine/Very Fine, Settlers West Galleries, Tuscon, 2000, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.6 inches, 168 pages, over 140 color plates, Hardcover, cloth, English

Dreamspinner recounts the story of Western Artist Roy Andersen, whose artistic career spans more than fourty-five years. As an illustrator, his paintings...

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Sacro / Profano #1 "Infierno"
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Mirka Andolfo, Andolfo, Mirka, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2016, 1st, 12.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Spanish

A wonderful comic strip by a female cartoonist in Italy. Lost of cheesecake and partial nudity. We have the Spanish language edition with 48 pages of...

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Kris Anka Vol. 1 - Signed
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Limited to 500 copies. Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Kris Anka, Anka, Kris, 2016, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Kris Anka's first self-published collection. Illustrations, character drawings, costume re-designs, fashion, and more. Wonder Woman, Captain America,...

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Peter Arno's Man in the Shower
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Peter Arno, Arno, Peter, A few spots to the topedge otherwise Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine sunned), Duckworth, London, 1976, 1st thus, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 110 black & white cartoons, hardcover, cloth, English

A reprint of the New Yorker cartoonist Peter Arno's topnotch 1944 collection with a new introduction by the artist's daughter.

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Peter Arno's Sizzling Platter
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Peter Arno, Arno, Peter, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Duckworth, London, 1977, 1st thus, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, xiii, 118 pages, over 113 black & white cartoons, hardcover, cloth, English

A reprint of the topnotch 1949 collection by the New Yorker cartoonist. Peter Arno From the dustjacket: A revised volume of Peter Arno's collected...

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Aslan Pin-Up
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Very Fine, Aslan, Aslan, La Musardine, 2010, 9782842714901, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, French

Aslan is a French painter, sculptor and pin-up artist. He is most famous in France and worldwide for his pin up girls. For 18 years, he provided a monthly...

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Clyde Aspevig, Aspevig, Clyde, Near Fine (very light shelfwear), Juniper Ridge Studios/Steamboat Art Museum, Billings, MT/Steamboat Springs, CO, 2008, 1st, 9.25 inches, 10.75 inches, v, 54 pages, 54 full page color plates, Softcover, French wraps, English

This rare, out-of-print 2008 publication reproduces 54 landscape paintings by Clyde Aspevig as full page color plates. Essays by Clyde Aspevig and...

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Clyde Aspevig, Aspevig, Clyde, Near Fine (very light shelfwear), Billings, Juniper Ridge Studios, 2010, 1st, 978-0983010517, 11.75 inches, 13.5 inches, 92 pages, 71 full page color plates, Softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print 2010 publication reproduces 65 landscape paintings by Clyde Aspevig as full page color plates. The front section has an additional 15...

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Eugene Atget, VF, Atget, Eugene, J. Paul Getty Museum, 2000, 1st, French wraps, English

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The deluxe slipcased edition limited to 1000 numbered copies SIGNED by Bama, Kane & Jilbert, Very fine in very fine dust jacket and slipcase, James Bama, Bama, James, Flesk, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the first book to span Bama's entire career. Magazine illustrations, paperback book covers, and advertising. Chapters examine his work in pop...

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James Bama: Personal Works
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Very Fine/Very Fine, James Bama, Bama, James, Flesk Publications, 2012, 1st, 9781933865423, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: "A living legend's most personal and cherished images ... revealed for the first time! Created entirely for personal pleasure...

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Gerald Ackerman, Charles Bargue, Jean-Leon Gerome, Ackerman, Gerald, Bargue, Jean-Leon Gerome, Charles, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Paris, ACR Edition, 2007, 1st, 9782867701665, 10.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 336 pages, over 196 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the back cover: This book is a complete reprint of the fabled but rare Drawing Course (Cours de Dessin) of Charles Bargue and Jean-Léon...

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Stephen Jones (ed.), Clive Barker, Jones (ed.), Stephen, Barker, Clive, #245 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine slipcase, Lancaster, Underwood Miller, 1991, 1st, 9780887330735, 9.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 468 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the dustjacket: CLIVE BARKER'S SHADOWS IN EDEN is a unique exploration of the career of literature's young Turk of imaginative fiction. From the...

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Clive Barker, Illustrator
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Clive Barker, NF (very slight shelfwear), Burke, Fred, Barker, Clive, Eclipse, 1990, 1st, wraps

The first collection of the horror writer and director's drawings and paintings. Introduction by Steve Bissette.

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Faces
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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Last Gasp, 2011, 1st, pictorial boards

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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Film Threat, 1989, color wraps, English

Glenn Barr illustrates this calendar.

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Glenn Barr's Haunted Paradise
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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2006, 1st, 0867196564, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A big collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings & drawings. Reproduces nearly 100 paintings from 2002 through 2006, plus associated drawings and...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2003, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, La Luz de Jesus/Last Gasp, Los Angeles, 2003, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great collection of sketchbook drawings. A companion volume to Barr's painting collection Lowlife Paradise. Out of print.

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Ralph Barton, #101 of 2050 copies published for subscribers only and SIGNED by the publishers Boni & Liveright, VG (papered corners worn through to boards, two small tears to spine cloth), internally VG+, Balzac, Honore, Barton, Ralph, Boni & Liveright, 1928, 1st, cloth spine, textured decorative paper over boards

Lovely bawdy illustrations by the famed caricaturist. Complete in two volumes. #101 of 2050 copies published for subscribers only and signed by the...

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Very Fine, Antoine-Louis Barye, Barye, Antoine-Louis, Graham & Sons, 2004, 1st, 10 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, 78 color photos, Softcover, wraps, English

A well-illustrated introduction to the work of the first and most important of 19th century France's animalier sculptors. Essay by Katie Clifford.

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Antoine-Louis Barye, Benge, Glenn F, Barye, Antoine-Louis, Pennsylvania State University Press, 1984, 1st, xxii, 210 pages + 80 plates, 262 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

A biography and critical catalog of the French Animalier sculptor's work.

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Gary Baseman, Baseman, Gary, Inscribed and dated 2007 by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Taipei, 2005, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

With a wonderful full-page, 8x10 drawing in Sharpie signed by the artist and dated 2007. A special edition of the Taiwanese design & lifestyle...

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Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham, Saul Bass, Bass and Pat Kirkham, Jennifer, Bass, Saul, Very Fine/Very Fine, Laurence King, London, 2011, 9781856697521, 11.75 inches, 10.5 inches, 440 pages, 1484 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: This is the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his...

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