Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, New York, Boom! Studios, 2012, 1st, 9781608862771, 9.5 inches, 6 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The mad scientist of the Moleskine, European illustrator Mattias Adolfsson's lush sketchbook drawings are...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, 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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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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Nicolas Andre, Andre, Nicolas, Very Fine, London, Nobrow, 2014, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A 135cm double-sided concertina book which takes you from the deepest trench to the highest peak of human physical achievement. ...

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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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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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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tom Bancroft, Bancroft, Tom, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of 21 full-page illustrations from Tom Bancroft's MerMay series, suitable for coloring. These are all previously unpublished specialty...

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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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One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jeremy Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new collection of weird and wonderful drawings and illustrations by the creator of Cursed Pirate Girl.

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Cursed Pirate Girl
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Jeremy A. Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy A., Very Fine, Archaia, Los Angeles, 2016, 9781608868339, 10.2 inches, 6.6 inches, 144 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Adventures on and under the high seas lead a cursed pirate girl to encounter mythic creatures, gnarled and crusty pirates, and...

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Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe
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Marc Bell, Bell, Marc, Very Fine, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2009, 1st, 9781897299890, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 272 pages, Over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Marc Bell's "Fine Ahtwerks" : 2001-2008. Out of print. From the publisher: Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe seamlessly combines decade-plus-long...

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IO: Art of the Wired
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Althea Chia, Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee Nahoo, Ogi, Rain, Wakaba, Chia, Althea, Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee Nahoo, Ogi, Rain, Wakaba, Near Fine (mild wear to the covers otherwise clean, bright, tight), Guu Media, Edmonton, 2004, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Seven artists are profiled with interviews and portfolios. All of the artists work in Painter and Photoshop. Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee...

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The Sea-Thing Child
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Patrick Benson, Hoban, Russell, Benson, Patrick, Candlewick, 1999, 1st, 0763608475, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A poignant story about a puffin who finds the courage to retake to the sea, written by Russell Hoban, the author of "The Mouse and His Child" and "Riddley...

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Sparrow #6: Rick Berry
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Fine, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This great collection of oil paintings is out-of-print.

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Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

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American Cyclops
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Limited edition of 2000 copies, Near Fine, Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Iguapop Gallery, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 14.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

An exquisite large format, hardbound catalogue of an exhibition July 6th – August 5th, 2006, at the Iguapop Gallery in Barcelona, Spain of artworks by...

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The Artist in You
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Baby Tatto Books, Los Angeles, 2008, 1st, 6 inches, 4 inches, 64 pages, 16 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A long essay by Tim Biskup accompanied by 14 paintings. This paperback has a dust jacket announcing an exhibit of works by Biskup, at Jonathan...

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Simon Bisley, Very Fine, Bisley, Simon, Heavy Metal, nd (2004?), pictorial boards

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The Art of Simon Bisley (Signed)
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#7 of 2000 deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Near Fine, Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Heavy Metal, 2000, 1st, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

#7 of 2000 deluxe hardcover copies signed by the artist. Features over one hundred paintings from various projects like Batman, Judge Dredd, Lobo,...

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Little Black Book
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Very Fine, Steven Russell Black, Black, Steven Russell, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 140 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Steven Russell Black is an illustrator and painter based in San Rafael, CA. His meticulously rendered images lean toward the unsettling and bizarre....

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Elian Black'Mor, Carine-M, Black'Mor, Carine-M, Elian, Fine, Insight, San Rafael, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 12 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher Élian Black'Mor is a writer, illustrator, and graphic designer who chose to disappear behind his penname to better play with...

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Marguerite's Christmas
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India Desjardins, Pascal Blanchet, Desjardins, India, Blanchet, Pascal, Fine, Enchanted Lion Books, Brooklyn, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

A beautifully illustrated picture story book for adults. From the publisher: An old woman will no longer leave her house, not even on Christmas....

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Monographie Lacrymale
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Stephane Blanquet, Blanquet, Stephane, Very Fine, Paris, Editions de l'An 2, 2005, 1st, 978-2-84856-030-4, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Stephane Blanquet is best known for his wordless bande dessinee albums in the Grand Guignol tradition. Here is an art book that presents the broader scope...

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The Book Of Leviathan
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Peter Blegvad, Fine, Blegvad, Peter, Overlook Press, 2001, 2nd, pictorial boards, English

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People
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Blexbolex, Blexbolex, Enchanted Lion Books, 2011, 9781592701100, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 202 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

"PEOPLE is a continued exploration of the world by the artist Blexbolex who brought us the stunning SEASONS . "Mother and father, dancers and...

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Sketch Infectus
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Joe Bluhm, Bluhm, Joe, Very Fine, Art Squared Publishing, Laceyville, PA, 2009, 1st, 6.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 80 pages pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Joe Bluhm's sketches, drawings and doodles fill this book to the brim. This bang-for-your-buck hardcover book is packed with the best of Bluhm's sketchbooks...

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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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Pierangelo Boog, Boog, Pierangelo, Fine (tight, bright, clean), El Cajon, CA, Blackthorne, 1985, 1st, 0932629199, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

The only collection of this Swiss artist's comics and illustrations. 100 illustrations. Scarce. From the back cover: For the past nine years the name,...

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Very Fine, Timothy Bradstreet, Bradstreet, Timothy, Desperado Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781935002000, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 312 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Illustrations from the popular film and comic artist. From the Publisher: "For over 20 years, Tim Bradstreet has been sharpening the edge of...

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Limited to 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Timothy Bradstreet, Bradstreet, Timothy, Desperado Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781935002017, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 312 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the special edition, limited to 500 copies signed by the artist on a limitation page with an extra illustration. From the Publisher: "For...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Timothy Bradstreet, Bradstreet, Timothy, Alderac Entertainment Group, 1998, 1st, 1887953027, Softcover, French wraps, English

Illustrations from the popular film and comic artist. Five sections: Vampires, Cards, Illustrations, Covers and Pinups, Red Sky Diary. Foreword by Guillermo...

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Wild Animals of the North
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Dieter Braun, Braun, Dieter, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Nobrow Press, London, 2016, 978-1909263963, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

From the publisher: A gorgeously illustrated study of the Northern Hemisphere's wild animals, this biologically accurate encyclopedia of beasts will...

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Dread (Signed By Clive Barker)
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Dan Brereton, Inscribed by Clive Barker, VF/NF, Barker and Fred Burke, Clive, Brereton, Dan, Eclipse, 1992, 1st, cloth

"What are you really afraid of? "Make certain that you know. "This terrifying tale of psychological drama by horror fantasist Clive Barker, adapter...

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Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket lightly rubbed at the corners), Paul & Gaetan Brizzi, Brizzi, Paul & Gaetan, Polistampa, 2005, 1st, 8883048849, Hardcover, cloth, Italian

A large format picture book of the story of Ariosto’s epic opera. Paul & Gaetan Brizzi create together huge lushly shaded pencil drawings. The...

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Mark Brooks' Set List - Signed
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Mark Brooks, Brooks, Mark, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Marvel, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mark Brooks draws and paints all the Marvel characters: Avengers, X-Men, Spider-Man, Guardians of the Galaxy, Defenders, and more! The fold-out...

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Charles Burns, Fine, Burns, Charles, 1989, 1st, wraps

Charles Burns is the artist for a two-page advertising insert: a deluxe color lithograph on a heavy linen stock. A Portfolio: illustrator John Hersey (24...

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