Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Image, Berkeley, 2013, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Rian Hughes (Yesterday's Tomorrows, Tales From Beyond Science) has created a unique series of portraits of London's underworld burlesque artists. Collected...

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L'art du Canard
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interDuck, interDuck, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015025, 11 inches, 10 inches, 512 pages, over 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

What if the greatest works of art from around the world had not been made by human beings but by... ducks? This is the question that these artists...

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Mari Inukai, Signed by the artist with a drawing, VF/VF, Inukai, Mari, Animator Made, 2009, 1st, boards

A collection of 28 oil paintings by this CalArts grad and award-winning animator, artist and designer of clothing, toys, figurines, and products. Mari...

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James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine prints in Near Fine folder, New York, DC Comics, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 12 pages, 12 full color prints, Softcover, folder, English

From the publisher: For the first time ever, twelve of the most exquisite covers from FABLES, Bill Willingham's best-selling, award-winning comic book...

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Kindling
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James Jean, Very Fine/Very Fine, Jean, James, Chronicle, 2009, 16 inches, 12 inches, color

From the publisher: Kindling -- This collection of brand new work by James Jean showcases the larger-than-life power of his fine art painting. Bursting...

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James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine/Very Fine, Tokyo, PIE International, 2015, 1st, 978-4756247131, 12 inches, 9 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Once I held this huge art book in my hands, I realized what a great value it was. From the publisher: Pareidolia is a long-awaited collection of the...

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Limited to 250 copies, VF/VF, Jean, James, James Jean, Prada, 2008, 1st

"Prada is pleased to invite you to the Spring/Summer 2008 Private Sale." In 2007, the Italian fashion label Prada hired James Jean to create designs for...

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Process Recess 2: Portfolio
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James Jean, Jean, James, Very Good+ (mild rubbing to the spine ends and corners), Richmond, VA, Adhouse, 2007, 1st, 0977030466, 11 inches, 15 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, ringbound, English

Process Recess 2: Portfolio showcases the illustrative work of Eisner and Harvey award winner James Jean. Each image is printed in a grand 15" x 11" format...

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Inscribed by the artist "For John", Fine with Fine Band, James Jean, Jean, James, Adhouse Books, 2005, 2nd 2006, 0972179461, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

James Jean's first art book. Selected paintings, sketchbooks and illustrations 1999-2004. Out of print. This copy is signed by the artist and inscribed...

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James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine in Fine band, Richmond, VA, Adhouse Books, 2005, 1st, 0972179461, 5.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A pristine copy of James Jean's first art book: "Selected paintings, sketchbooks & illustrations 1999-2004." Introduction by Paul Pope. Out of print....

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James Jean, Jean, James, Fine with Fine wraparound band, Adhouse, Richmond, VA, 2005, 2nd, 5.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

James Jean's first art book. Selected paintings, sketchbooks & illustrations 1999-2004. Out of print.

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The Art of Jock
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Will Dennis, Jock, Dennis, Will, Jock, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2016, 1st, 978-1608878055, 13.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Discover the uniquely dynamic work of acclaimed artist Jock, from his groundbreaking comics art to his stunning posters for the pop...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Dave Johnson, Johnson, Dave, 2002, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, 130 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Signed by the artist with a drawing and dated 2002! A great collection of pen & pencil pieces from the DC cover artist/TV animation designer/hipster....

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Cathy and Arnie Fenner, Jeffrey Jones, Fenner, Cathy and Arnie, Jones, Jeffrey, Signed by the artist on the title page, Very Fine/Very Fine, 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

Signed by the artist on the title page. The nicest collection of Jones' work ever published, this volume includes 175 paintings in full color. From the...

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The Studio - in Fine Condition
  $200.00
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Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey, Only very light bend to the lower corner of the front cover otherwise Very Fine inside and out, 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 New York and became known collectively as "The Studio": Jeffrey...

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The Studio - in Fine Condition
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Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey, Fine (a slight discoloring of the laminate on the rear cover near the top edge, and the tiniest bit of wear to the outer upper rear corner, otherwise a flat, tight, bright, gorgeous copy inside and out), 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 New York and became known collectively as "The Studio": Jeffrey...

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William Joyce, Joyce, William, Fine without dustjacket as issued, HarperCollins, New York, 1997, 1st, 9.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This 1997 career retrospective featured photos of Joyce, his house, studio, Halloween & Christmas sculptures, sketches & preliminary artwork,...

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A Little Potpourri
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Very Fine, Eda Kaban, Kaban, Eda, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Eda Kaban is a children's book illustrator and this book is a collection of her personal work. Incredible stuff. Her work can be seen in print and...

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Michael Kaluta, Charles Vess, Kaluta, Charles Vess, Michael, Includes an exclusive illustrated bookplate signed by Charles Vess, Very Fine, Gwynn Oak, MD, Faerie Magazine, 2015, 1st, 9780983855699, 12 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Includes an exclusive illustrated bookplate signed by Charles Vess! Fantasy art by Michael Kaluta and Charles Vess, beautifully reproduced in black...

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Doodle Vol. 1 - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Yannan Connie Kang, Kang, Yannan Connie, 2016, 6.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Originally from Shanghai, China, Yannan Connie Kang is a concept artist/illustrator/designer, involved in various media, such as book, animation, games....

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Little Big Girl - Signed
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Dial Books, 2016, 1st, 978-0803739123, 0803739125, 11.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a first edition of the latest picture book written and illustrated by Claire Keane!  A story inspired by her own children. From...

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Ramon Kelley, Fine/NF, Kelley, Ramon, Watson-Guptill, 1977, 1st, cloth

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Ramon Kelley, NF/NF (dustjacket, Kelley, Ramon, Watson-Guptill, 1977, 1st, cloth

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Coloring With Your Octopus
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Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo Books, 2014, 7 inches, 14 inches, 48 pages, 48 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A wonderful line art book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger! From the publisher: A cinematically proportioned...

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Walking Your Octopus
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Very Fine, Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Baby Tattoo Books, 2013, 9781614040064, 7 inches, 14 inches, 64 pages, 30 full page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This wonderful book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger has been a runaway hit selling out its first print run in less than two...

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Very Fine, Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Baby Tattoo Books, 2013, 1st, 9781614040064, 7 inches, 14 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This wonderful book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger has been a runaway hit selling out its first print run in less than two...

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Very Fine, Jisoo Kim, Kim, Jisoo, 2016, 1st, 9780692610152, 11 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

The first published collection of illustrations by Jisoo Kim aka Kimchicat. Jisoo is an artist from Seoul, South Korea, a CalArts grad, currently at...

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Babes, Beasts, and Brawn: Sculpture of the Fantastic
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Steve Kiwus, Kiwus, Steve, Very Fine, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1-59307-013-7, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

"The Action-Figure Art of Steve Kiwus and Eightball Studios." A showcase of action figures and limited edition statues. The book features hundreds of...

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Hiyoko Voice
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Hiyoko Kobayashi, Kobayashi, Hiyoko, Very Fine/Very Fine, Kodansha, Tokyo, 2000, 978-4063351101, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 118 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Japanese good girl art of the highest order. Color illustrations and comics featuring luscious, beautiful girls with big eyes. "Hiyoko Kobayashi is known...

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Mark Kostabi, INSCRIBED & dated 2-3-1990 on the half-title page, VF/VF, Kostabi, Mark, Abbeville, 1986, 1st, cloth

Mark Kostabi is a contemporary NY artist whose career has been an extended performance art piece. In recent years, he's used a staff - dubbed "Team...

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Sebastian Kruger, Small bump to corner otherwise VF/VF, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition Crocodile, 2008, 1st, 1883398274, pictorial boards, German, English

Full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portraits-caricatures (his first since 1997). Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy helping...

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Stars (Edition Crocodile)
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Near Fine, Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition Crocodile, 1997, 1st, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, German

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portrait-caricatures: nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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Stars (Morpheus Int'l Edition)
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Very Fine/Fine (some shelfwear to the dustjacket otherwise Very Fine), Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portraits-caricatures. Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy helping of Spitting Image.

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Sebastian Kruger, Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page, Very Fine/Very Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, cloth

Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page. A full color...

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Stars by Kruger
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Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing and edgewear to the dustjacket), Beverly Hills, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Kruger's second collection of celebrity portraits-caricatures. From 1997. Nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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Stones (Signed)
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Sebastian Kruger, Inscribed and dated '97 by the artist on the first page, Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition C, 1994, 1st, 1883398274, pictorial boards

A true first of Kruger's first book. And signed, to boot! "A wild feast for any fan of rock and roll and contemporary art, Stone s by Kruger captures...

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Kuhnart Volume 1 (Signed)
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Andy Kuhn, Signed by the artist, VF, Kuhn, Andy, 2010, 1st, color wraps, English

Andy is a comic book artist (Firebreather) and this is a collection of finished ink drawings and illustrations: "commissions, twarts, odds, ends, and other...

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The Art of the Squiggle
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Mike Kunkel, Kunkel, Mike, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Astonish Factory, Toluca Lake, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 11.5 inches, 120+ pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Starting with a single line, Mike Kunkel has created a new series of art images and collected them in this unique hard cover book in a beautiful slipcase....

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La Pendeja, La Pendeja, Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2017, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Nuria Aparicio "La Pendeja" (Barcelona) is an illustrator and 2D animator. She began her career working as a freelancer for various animation studios and...

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Hey Day
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Jordi Labanda, Labanda, Jordi, Editorial RM, 2003, 1st, 9685208190, Hardcover, cloth, English

Labanda is a commercial illustrator living and working in Barcelona since 1993. This is a collection of 95 full-color gouache on paper illustrations with...

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Si Te He Visto No Me Acuerdo
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Very Fine, Jordi Labanda, Labanda, Jordi, Editorial RM, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, Spanish

Labanda is a commercial illustrator living and working in Barcelona since 1993. This is a collection of 58 full-color cartoons for the slick magazines. The...

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Lewis Carroll, Benjamin Lacombe, Carroll, Lewis, Lacombe, Benjamin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2016, 1st, 978-2-3020-5597-1, 11.1 inches, 8 inches, 296 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This gift edition is elaborately designed and profusely illustrated by Benjamin Lacombe, with full-page painted illustrations, elaborate double gatefolds,...

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Benjamin Lacombe, Lacombe, Benjamin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2015, 1st, 978-2-302-04813-3, 11.1 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Wholly created by Benjamin Lacombe who wrote the text, designed the book and profusely illustrates it with paintings, watercolors, and drawings. From the...

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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, One of 390 numbered copies with two exlibris, one signed by the artistsigned by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bruno Graff, Brussels, 2016, 1st, 12.2 inches, 10 inches, 320 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This 2016 deluxe edition has 80 more pages than the 2012 Ankama Edition. A full third larger and bringing the book up to date! Pages 1 thru 240 are...

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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2004, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11 inches, 168 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This French artist may be best known in the United States for his cover paintings for Dark Horse's Star Wars comics. This is an art book devoted to his...

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Confetti - Signed with a Drawing
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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, Brittney Lee, Lee, Brittney, 2011, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing of a bird. Brittney Lee's long out of print self-published collection of works. Evenly divided between her digital...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Bryan Lee, Lee, Bryan, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Bryan Lee is an illustrator and art instructor with an incredible foundation based on studying the masters. His finished illustrations are primarily...

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Art of Lee / Daniel Toledo 01
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Very Fine, Bryan Lee, Daniel Toledo, Lee, Daniel Toledo, Bryan, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Bryan Lee and Daniel Toledo are digital painters and illustrators. Lee showcases beautiful new studies in pencil and ink, and digital paintings. Toledo...

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