Illustration Magazines

Included in the category:

Illustration Magazine - The magazine on classic American illustration. Every issue is a collector's item!
Illustrators Quarterly - This British knockoff of Illustration covers British and American illustrators past and present.
Communication Arts
Step-By-Step Graphics - During the 1980s and 1990s, this design magazine offered articles on contemporary illustrators as well as the Methods of the Masters series on classic illustrators.
Images - Jim Vadeboncouer's collection of turn of the century color illustration.
Black & White Images - Jim Vadeboncouer's companion collection focused on pen & ink illustrators.

 
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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Seymour Chwast, NF, Chwast, Seymour, 1986, 1st, wraps

Article on illustrator Seymour Chwast's Left Handed Designer.

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Leo & Diane Dillon, NF (coupon clipped), Dillon, Leo & Diane, 1983, 1st, wraps

Cover article on illustrators Leo & Diane Dillon (21 illustrations). Portfolios: Lanny Sommese (25 illustrations), Pete Bastiansen (28 illustrations),...

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Communication Arts V18 #6
  $25.00
In stock
David Lance Goines, NF, Goines, David Lance, 1977, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: David Lance Goines (24 illustrations), illustrator Geoffrey Moss (22 illustrations), Bruce Wolfe (27 illustrations).

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Robert Heindel, NF, Heindel, Robert, 1985, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Robert Heindel's ballet paintings (13 illustrations), Apple Computer advertising design (30 pages), Annals of Design, Part 3: Boom...

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Robert Heindel, NF, Heindel, Robert, 1985, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Robert Heindel's ballet paintings (13 illustrations), Apple Computer advertising design (30 pages), Annals of Design, Part 3: Boom...

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Bill James, NF, James, Bill, 1984, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Bill James, a 16-page gallery of trademarks. One Robert Peak gallery illustration.

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Images #8
  $20.00
In stock
Very Fine, Heinrich Kley, Kley, Heinrich, Jim Vadeboncoeur, 2007, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

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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Communication Arts V.17 #6
  $15.00
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Bob Kurtz, NF, Kurtz, Bob, 1976, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: Armando Testa (53 illustrations). Animation studio (Bob) Kurtz & Friends (44 illustrations). WGBH graphics.

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J.C. Leyendecker, Leyendecker, J.C., Very Fine, St. Louis, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print and sold out everywhere, an entire issue devoted to J.C. Leyendecker! In this issue:  This extra-large 112 page Special Issue...

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Andrew Loomis, Loomis, Andrew, Very Fine, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print issue features a long article on illustrator Andrew Loomis. Profusely illustrated with many rarely seen paintings and previously...

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Andrew Loomis, Loomis, Andrew, Near Fine (lower corner of pages lightly creased otherwise new and unread), St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print issue features a long article on illustrator Andrew Loomis. Profusely illustrated with many rarely seen paintings and previously...

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Alberto Becattini, Bob Lubbers, Becattini, Alberto, Lubbers, Bob, Fine (unread, tight, and clean), Glamour International Associated, Firenze, 2001, 1st, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Italian, English


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James Marsh, NF, Marsh, James, 1991, 1st, wraps

Portfolio: illustrator James Marsh (16 color illustrations). Photographer Rick Rusing.

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Marvin Mattelson, NF, Mattelson, Marvin, 1985, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: Illustrator Marvin Mattelson (27 illustrations), Woodcut illustrator Carlos Llerena Aguirre (17 illustrations), The making of the "A...

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Bill Nelson, NF, Nelson, Bill, 1983, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Bill Nelson, Posters.

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Print XL:I
  $5.00
In stock
Gary Panter, VG+, Panter, Gary, 1986, 1st, wraps

Articles include: King of the Ratty Line: Gary Panter. The Illustrator As Journalist: illustrators from the School of Visual Arts. An Elegant...

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Communication Arts Alan.35, #2
  $10.00
In stock
Michael Paraskevas, Fine, Paraskevas, Michael, 1993, 1st, wraps, English

Portfolio: Michael Paraskevas profile (24 illustrations).

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Lithopinion 15
  $35.00
In stock
Al Parker, NF (mild wear), Parker, Al, Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1969, 1st, wraps

The graphic arts and public affairs journal of Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Each issue is a showcase of fine printing and cutting...

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Lithopinion 15
  $35.00
In stock
Al Parker, NF (mild wear), Parker, Al, Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1969, 1st, wraps, English

The graphic arts and public affairs journal of Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Each issue is a showcase of fine printing and cutting...

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Lithopinion 28
  $30.00
In stock
Al Parker, NF (mild wear), Parker, Al, Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1972, 1st, wraps, English

The graphic arts and public affairs journal of Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Each issue is a showcase of fine printing and cutting edge...

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The Illustration Collector #37
  $25.00
In stock
Very Fine, Al Parker, Parker, Al, Illustration House, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 29 color and 3 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

One of only a few collections of Parker artwork. 31 pieces fully described (with prices) and reproduced from the original art.

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Illustration '05 #2
  $9.00
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C. F. Payne, VF, Payne, C. F., 2005, 1st, wraps, English

Magazine and children’s book illustrator-caricaturist C. F. Payne is cover featured with a 29-page interview and 42 illustrations in color....

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The Illustration Collector #26
  $8.00
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Near Fine, Henry Raleigh, Raleigh, Henry, Illustration House, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 27 color and 37 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

34 pieces by Henry Raleigh and 30 pieces by a variety of other illustrators (Abbey, Booth, Bransom, Coll, Dunn, etc.) are fully described (with prices) and...

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The Illustration Collector #33
  $10.00
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Very Fine, Everett Shinn, Shinn, Everett, Illustration House, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 5 color and 35 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Everett Shinn was a painter of the ash can school as well as an illustrator. 40 pieces from 1915-1920 fully described (with prices) and reproduced from...

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The Illustration Collector #32
  $10.00
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Very Fine, Edmund F. Ward, Ward, Edmund F., Illustration House, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 1 color and 51 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This golden age illustrator painted romantic and historical scenes similar to Dean Cornwell . 52 pieces fully described (with prices) and reproduced...

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David Wilcox, NF, Wilcox, David, May 1980, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrators David Wilcox, Ariel Severino, Hal Riney of Ogilvy & Mather. Two Bernie Fuchs gallery illustrations.

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Very Good+ (moderate wear to exterior, mild wear along the spine, interior very flat and very sound), Florence, Italy, 1989, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

A special issue of the long-running Italian journal devoted to good girl and erotic art in comics and illustration (and more generally in pop culture). It...

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Near Fine (corners lightly rubbed, light shelf wear, interior very flat and very sound), Florence, Italy, 1991, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

A special issue of the long-running Italian journal devoted to good girl and erotic art in comics and illustration (and more generally in pop culture). It...

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Near Fine (corners lightly rubbed, light shelf wear, interior very flat and very sound), Florence, Italy, 1992, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English, French, Italian

A special issue of the long-running Italian journal devoted to good girl and erotic art in comics and illustration (and more generally in pop culture)....

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Fine, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Communication Arts’ fifth illustration and photography annual featuring 193 works by 149 artists. Artists include Marshall Arisman, Guy Billout,...

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VF, 1984, 1st, Softcover, wraps

The first separate "Illustration" annual featuring 189 works by 132 artists. Artists include Guy Billout, Thomas R. Blackshear, Mel Odom, Arnold Roth,...

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VF, 1985, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

192 works by 141 artists, including Marshall Arisman, Guy Billout, R.O. Blechman, Seymour Chwast, Paul Davis, Brad Holland, Gary Kelley, Jerzy Kolacz, Anita...

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Fine, 1985, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

192 works by 141 artists, including Marshall Arisman, Guy Billout, R.O. Blechman, Seymour Chwast, Paul Davis, Brad Holland, Gary Kelley, Jerzy Kolacz, Anita...

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VF, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps

212 works by 156 artists.

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NF, 1991, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Artists include Guy Billout, Paul Davis, Brad Holland, Peter Kuper, Skip Liepke, Michael Paraskevas, C.F. Payne, Mark Ryden.

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Communication Arts V.19, #6
  $15.00
In stock
NF, 1978, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: Don Weller (34 illustrations), W.B. Park (27 illustrations). Roots of Design Part 2.

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NF, 1979, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: illustrator Isadore Seltzer, Paul Rand, the cover art of Westways magazine. One Mark English female figure painting.

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NF (coupon clipped), 1978, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

"A special issue on museum promotion" Portfolios: Brochures, Posters, Direct Mail, Exhibits, Museum Shops. Bernie Fuchs & Bob Peak gallery painting ad.

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NF, 1979, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: Michael David Brown (27 illustrations), Bob Coonts (25 illustrations), David Gentleman (28 illustrations), colonial era signs.

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Fine, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Special Issue on Vanishing Creatures (extinct and endangered species). Portraits of extinct species by Dugald Stermer. Whales by Larry Foster. A special...

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NF, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: illustrators David Wilcox, Ariel Severino, Hal Riney of Ogilvy & Mather. Two Bernie Fuchs gallery illustrations.

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NF, 1986, 1st, Softcover, wraps

Portfolios: master scratchboard illustrator Douglas Smith, book dust jacket designer/illustrator Louise Fili, Colossal Pictures, the Statue of Liberty...

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NF (rear pages wavy), 1986, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: master scratchboard illustrator Douglas Smith, book dust jacket designer/illustrator Louise Fili, Colossal Pictures, the Statue of Liberty...

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Fine, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Charleen Kinser Designs - toy designer, Forever Toys. Humorous article on mergers by illustrator Rick Meyerowitz. Heinz Centenial with art by James...

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NF, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: William Cone (14), Armando Testa (30 illustrations).

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NF, 1988, 1st, Softcover, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Kunio Hagio (15 color illustrations), assemblage artist Gene Hoffman.

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Gates Of Eden #1
  $15.00
In stock
Covers slightly rubbed otherwise VF, Fantaco, 1982, 1st, wraps

Color covers by Kaluta and Griffin. Black & white stories by Jeff Jones, Spain, P. Craig Russell, Micheal T. Gilbert, Leialoha, Rick Geary, John...

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