Sketchbooks

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'Fane, 'Fane, One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2014, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

From the publisher: 'Fane, together with Bar2, is the creator of the motor comic Joe Bar Team. This series is a huge hit in Europe amongst street-fighter...

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Omnibus: The Art of Martin Abel
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Trinquette sale, Very Fine, Martin Abel, Abel, Martin, Trinquette, Chicago, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The best of Martin Abel's gorgeous pin ups, all in one awesome volume. We bought the last copies from the publisher and put them on sale! Buy it now...


The Art of Niko and the Sword of Light
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Trinquette sale, Very Fine, Kei Acedera, Bobby Chiu, Acedera and Bobby Chiu, Kei, Xupuy, 2013, 1st, 8 inches, 10.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

We bought the last copies from the publisher and put them on sale! Buy it now while you can. The art book for the independently produced, fully...

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Year End Wrap-Up Sketchbook
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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Jesse Aclin, Aclin, Jesse, 2014, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 40 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This sketchbook features a variety of observational drawings along with character designs and studies by Brooklyn-based artist and character designer Jesse...

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Signed and dated by the artist, Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Arthur's latest sketchbook is a winner with 46 full-page finished ink pieces of which 24 are his highly detailed cheesecake pin-ups (Scarlet, Witch,...

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Signed and dated by the artist, Very Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 54 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Arthur's 2011 sketchbook is a winner with 41 full-page finished ink pieces of which 24 are his highly detailed pin-ups (Slave Leia, Dejah Thoris, Shanna,...

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Signed and dated by the artist, Very Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Art's 2014 sketchbook. Each year, Art produces a number of incredibly detailed specialty pieces for his sketchbook. Star Wars, Avengers, X-Men,...

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Signed and dated by the artist, Very Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Art's 2015 sketchbook which debuted at San Diego Comic-Con. Art's incredibly detailed cover art is featured in his 2015 sketchbook. Secret Avengers,...

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The Art of Arthur Adams, Vol. 1
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Very Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, Trinquette, Chicago, 2012, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Don't judge this book by its horrible cover! The interior is pure unadulterated Art Adams gorgeousness! This is the first hard cover sketchbook from Arthur,...

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One of the first 900 copies which are numbered & signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Comix Buro, Paris, 2011, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

One of the first 900 copies which are numbered & signed by the artist. A new collection of drawings, character designs, and color renderings by one of...

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One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Comix Buro, Paris, 2014, 1st, 978-2-916518-70-1, Softcover, wraps, French, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

This third Alary sketchbook includes color illustrations created at the end of the work day, or reserved for special editions and small runs. Includes...

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Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, #311 of 900 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2009, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

The long out-of-print first collection of drawings, character designs, and color renderings by one of our favorite artists. Some lovely color pieces of...

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Limited to 1200 copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new collection of beautiful artwork by the former Disney animator and current bande dessinée artist. A quarter of the book features pin-ups of...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chris Allison, Allison, Chris, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 24 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Character and celebrity sketches.

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Noodles Vol. 1
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Vince Aparo, Aparo, Vince, 2014, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 66 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Vince is an Illustrator/Concept artist at Disney Interactive in Bellevue WA. This is a collection of things he likes to draw and paint.

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Augustin Sketchbook
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Very Fine, Virginie Augustin, Augustin, Virginie, Comix Buro, Paris, 2008, 1st, Softcover, wraps, French, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

A collection of sketches and drawings by the former Disney animator and the artist of the French series Alim de Tanneur and Voyage Aux Ombres. Minimal text...

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Francois Ayroles, Limited to 1000 copies, VF, Ayroles, Francois, Beguiling Books, Toronto, 2009, 1st, color wraps

A collection of 44 cartoons about comic strip and book creators, mostly American and European, and really only for the initiated. The humor is very dry and...

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Azpiri (Signed & Limited)
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Limited to 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, Big Wow Art, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Azpiri is a Spanish comic book creator best known for his graphic novel series featuring the blonde adventuress Lorna. This is a slick collection of new...

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50/50
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Very Fine, Serge Baeken, Baeken, Serge, Amsterdam, Uitgeverij Xtra, 2011, Softcover, color wraps, Dutch

Serge Baeken is one of the most productive and multi-faceted artists in Flanders.  He appears as a strip artist, graphic artist, graphic designer,...

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Very Fine, Serge Baeken, Baeken, Serge, Amsterdam, Uitgeverij Xtra, 2008, Softcover, color wraps, Dutch, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

4444 sketches by Serge Baeken, a multi-faceted Flemish artist. He is a strip artist, graphic artist, graphic designer, illustrator and instructor....

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Shuffle
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Very Fine, Serge Baeken, Baeken, Serge, Amsterdam, Uitgeverij Xtra, 2010, Softcover, color wraps, Dutch, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Serge Baeken is one of the most productive and multi-faceted artists in Flanders.  He appears as a strip artist, graphic artist, graphic designer,...

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Signed by the artist, VF, Volkan Baga, Baga, Volkan, 2009, 1st, Softcover, wraps

A beautifully produced full-color catalog of five oil paintings and the preliminary drawings and studies. "Volkan Baga is a contemporary painter born in...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tom Bancroft, Bancroft, Tom, 2013, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

In the early 2000s, while animating for Disney Feature Animation, Tom Bancroft wrote, illustrated, and self-published the comic book series "Opposite...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tom Bancroft, Bancroft, Tom, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

Tom is a former Disney supervising animator (Mulan's Mushu among others) and Veggietales director. He's illustrated children's books, comic books, and...

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Heep #4 (Signed)
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Glenn Barr, Limited to 1000 copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Detroit, MI, 2011, 1st, color wraps, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Glenn began publishing this small chapbook back in the day. #3 came out eleven years ago! Heep #4 is a 24-page b&w book printed on a nice cream stock...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, Philadelphia, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

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

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Tom Baxa, Signed by the artist, VF, Baxa, Tom, Blood Rituals, Los Angeles, 2010, 1st, wraps

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Josh Bayer, Bayer, Josh, Limited to 200 copies, Very Fine, Rotland Press, Detroit, 2013, 1st, 8 inches, 5 inches, 20 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A bulletin of the cheap & sensational! The ROTLAND DREADFULS series is an homage to the cheaply-produced 19th century...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, Trinquette, Chicago, 2013, 1st, 9781934623275, 8.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Creatures, characters, environments and visual development art in full color.

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Brett Bean, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Bean, Brett, Brandstudio, 2011, 1st, pictorial boards, English

A collection of digitally painted character designs and concept art. Spacemen, alien creatures, robots. Animals and sea monsters. Human types: hippies,...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2013, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 76 pages, black & white with 10 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Almost 80 pages, filled with hundreds of character sketches in pencil, ink, and marker. Includes an individual original drawing from the artist on the first...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2014, 1st, 12.3 inches, 8.75 inches, 116 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Two best friends trying to find their place in the galaxy filled with robots, bounty hunters, and an overbearing boss. A Graphic Novel by the popular...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 52 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This is the new collection of artwork from Brett 2D Bean. Creatures, characters, environments, sketches, and finished pieces all wrapped in a nice warm...

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Limited to 200 numbered copies signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Jeremy Bernstein, Bernstein, Jeremy, 2015, 1st, 7.5 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

An endless variety of Spider-Man poses with an animator's sensibility. Cool. Limited to 200 numbered copies signed by the artist with a drawing of...

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Limited to 600 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Simone Bianchi, Bianchi, Simone, 2013, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Wolverine, Thanos, Thor, Avengers, Batman and more in this action-packed sketchbook from Simone Bianchi. Layouts, tight pencils, finished pages and...

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Limited to 600 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Simone Bianchi, Bianchi, Simone, 2014, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Avengers, Thanos, Spider-Man, Wolverine, Psylocke, Thor, Batman and more in this action-packed sketchbook from Simone Bianchi. Layouts, tight pencils,...


Limited to 600 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Simone Bianchi, Bianchi, Simone, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Spider-Man, Wolverine, Dr. Doom, Darth Vader, Avengers, Thanos, Secret Wars, Original Sin, Elektra, Batman and more in this action-packed sketchbook from...

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Notes Pour Peplum
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Blutch, VF, Blutch, Cornelius, Paris, 1998, 1st, 9782909990279, color wraps, French

A collection of sketchbook drawings by Blutch. "A preparatory notebook for the album, composed of drawings and graphic research."

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Anton Bogaty, Bogaty, Anton, 2013, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.9 inches, 68 pages, 194 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Between 2006 and 2012, Anton Bogaty made 21 animated short films. This book reproduces 194 key frames from those films. It's a cool concept and the images...

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Anton Bogaty Drawings 3 2014
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Anton Bogaty, Bogaty, Anton, 2014, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, 40 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Animated filmmaker Anton Bogaty presents 40 individual art pieces. Pretty cool.

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Paul Bonner Sketches
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Very Fine, Paul Bonner, Bonner, Paul, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2012, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

This is Paul Bonner's first ever sketchbook featuring Paul's hand-picked favorite drawings and sketches. Published to coincide with his only U.S....

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Limited edition of 500 copies, signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paul Bonner, Bonner, Paul, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2013, 1st, 8 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

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Limited edition of 500 copies, Very Fine, Paul Bonner, Bonner, Paul, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2013, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Filled with dragons and dwarfs, goblins and trolls, Paul has hand-picked some of his favorite drawings and sketches, many from the last year, for his second...

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#sketches
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Very Fine, Tuna Bora, Bora, Tuna, 2012, 1st, Softcover, color wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Tuna Bora is a freelance maker of images (visual development artist), based in Los Angeles via Istanbul, Turkey with clientele in feature animation, games,...

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Koza
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Very Fine, Tuna Bora, Bora, Tuna, 2013, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

A new sketchbook of color illustrations by Tuna, a gifted young visual development artist based in Los Angeles (via Istanbul, Turkey) with clientele in...

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Very Fine, Katherine Brannock, Brannock, Katherine, Xupuy / Trinquette, Chicago, 2013, 1st, 9781934623398, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate box

Katherine Brannock is a San Diego artist. Her premiere art book features highly detailed and meticulously rendered illustrations, created solely with Bic...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Brom, Brom, 2013, 1st, Softcover, wrap, English, Fits in a Priority Flat Rate Envelope

Mostly detailed pencil drawings of fantasy creatures from the mind of Brom. These may be preliminaries for paintings or character designs for fantasy games.

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Groundworks: The Marvel Art of Mark Brooks
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Trinquette sale, Very Fine, Mark Brooks, Brooks, Mark, Brandstudio and Marvel, New York, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mark sold out of this book long ago, but we have bought the remaining inventory from Brandstudio and and put them on sale! While they last! Mark Brooks'...

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