2019 San Diego Comic-Con

Every year at Comic-Con, we seek out the best artist's self-published sketchbooks and art collections. We bring them back to our store and make them available online for the many fans worldwide who can't get into this convention. Enjoy!

 
Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Even Mehl Amundsen, Amundsen, Even Mehl, 2017, 2nd, 9791096315109, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

366 days, 366 sketches telling 366 stories, some smaller, some greater. Shared with the community, first online, and now as a series of books: TEGN -...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Even Mehl Amundsen, Amundsen, Even Mehl, 2018, 1st, 9791096315116, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

366 days, 366 sketches telling 366 stories, some smaller, some greater. Shared with the community, first online, and now as a series of books: TEGN -...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Even Mehl Amundsen, Amundsen, Even Mehl, 2018, 1st, 9791096315208, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

366 days, 366 sketches telling 366 stories, some smaller, some greater. Shared with the community, first online, and now as a series of books: TEGN -...

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One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jeremy Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy, 2019, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Jeremy Bastian's 2019 collection of incredibly intricate, weird and wonderful pen drawings and illustrations. Fairies, Severus Snape, Dementors, Fin Fang...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

An all new collection of traditional and digital art from the character designer, visual development artist, and children's book illustrator. Great...

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Invented People - Signed
  $25.00
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Signed by Rick Berry, Very Fine, Hampton Falls, NH, Donald M. Grant, 2019, 1st, 9781880418833, 1880418835, 12 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, 49 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Without preliminary sketching or planning, each painting evolves from random, expressive marks into figures simultaneously evoking movement and emotion. 49...

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Lewis Trondheim, Zep, Dominique Bertail, Trondheim, Zep, Lewis, Bertail, Dominique, Signed by writer Lewis Trondheim and artist Bertail, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Louis, MO, Lion Forge, 2018, 1st, 978-1942367567, 11 inches, 8 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by both the writer Lewis Trondheim and the artist Dominique Bertail! A sci-fi series co-created and edited by Olivier Vatine. From the...

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Mort Cinder
  $30.00
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Hector Oesterheld, Alberto Breccia, Oesterheld, Hector, Breccia, Alberto, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2018, 1st, 978-1-68396-079-9, 11.25 inches, 8.1 inches, 240 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: This episodic graphic novel follows the journey of Mort Cinder, a man who rises from the grave each time he is killed. His travels...

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Aleksi Briclot, Briclot, Aleksi, Signed by the artist and stamped with the artist's custom stamp, Very Fine, Yverdon-les-Bains, Maison d'Ailleurs, 2013, 1st, 9782884747202, 9 inches, 6 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

This copy is signed by the artist and stamped with the artist's custom stamp. A thick collection of Aleksi Briclot's sketches, drawings and drafts....

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Aleksi Briclot, Briclot, Aleksi, Signed by the artist and stamped with the artist's custom stamp, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, CFSL Ink, 2010, 1st, 9782359470093, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

This copy is signed by the artist and stamped with the artist's custom stamp. Briclot is a fantasy illustrator working in games, comics, book...

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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mark Brooks, Brooks, Mark, 2015, 1st, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mark Brooks' 2015 SDCC release! Mark draws Marvel, DC, and Disney characters! Tangled, Batgirl, Little Mermaid, Hunger Games, Frozen, X-Men, Spider-Gwen,...


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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mark Brooks, Brooks, Mark, 2016, 1st, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mark Brooks' 2016 SDCC book. Featuring Marvel, DC, and Disney characters! Harley Quinn, Batman, Wonder Woman, Captain America, Avengers, X-Men, Star...


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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mark Brooks, Brooks, Mark, 2019, 1st, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 42 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mark Brooks' 2019 release features numerous double page spreads full of characters: Avengers, Batman family, X-Men, and other Marve and DC, and Disney...


Room to Grow - Signed
  $40.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pascal Campion, Campion, Pascal, 2019, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

"A Collection of Images and Stories" Pascal's latest book features over 150 color illustrations, 50 pages of comic strips (sequential art), and a...

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Ice Cream Land - Signed
  $15.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Ang Chen, Chen, Ang, 2019, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A beautiful full color book exploring a singular fantasy world. A brutal saccharine futuristic horror show where Amelia Earhart crash lands in Ice Cream...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Fine, Essential Sequential, Springfield, NJ, 2019, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.6 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A 64-page collection of Frank's comic book sketch covers and related commissions. Orders are limited to one copy per customer.

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Gabriele Dell'Otto, Dell'Otto, Gabriele, 2018, 1st, 12.3 inches, 12 inches, 224 pages, 222 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, Italian

This limited edition artbook showcases commissions, drawings, and other specialty pieces created by superstar painter Gabriele Dell'Otto. 224 color pages...

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Nate Dino Sketches - Signed
  $20.00
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First printing of 50 copies, Very Fine, Nate Dino, Dino, Nate, 2017, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Nate Dino came to me at SDCC, showed me this sketchbook, and I was blown away. Nate studied art at the Watts Atelier of the Arts. His life drawings tend...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Terry Dodson, Dodson, Terry, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 32 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

This all new softcover collects highlights from the last 3 years of Terry Dodson's personal sketchbooks. Female character studies. Costume studies. Pencil...

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One of 50 numbered copies signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Michael Dooney, Dooney, Michael, 2018, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, 2 color and 28 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of finished ink illustrations of fantasy women, witches, warriors, Victorians, creatures. Michael Dooney is a comic book writer and artist...

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Shorts - Signed & Limited
  $16.00
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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Gustavo Duarte, Duarte, Gustavo, 2017, 1st, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps

Gustavo's latest self-published comic book "Shorts" has six short silent stories. Including one with Pinô (The old man from Monsters!) and other with...

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Jesper Ejsing, Ejsing, Jesper, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315222, 11.2 inches, 8.5 inches, 408 pages, over 300 full-page and double-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Jesper Ejsing is a freelance Danish artist, famous for the illustrations he's been painting of fantasy worlds for the past 15 years. Jesper's paintings have...

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Limited to 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Adi Granov, Granov, Adi, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.75 inches, 44 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Adi's slick new 2019 collection has a mix of full-color pieces and greyscale pieces, including Vision & Scarlet Witch, Captain Marvel, Avengers,...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Juanjo Guarnido, Guarnido, Juanjo, Essential Sequential, 2019, 1st, 9781948606134, 11 inches, 7.5 inches, 96 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A thick new sketchbook from the acclaimed artist behind Blacksad. With over 55 color pieces and over 100 ink or pencil pieces. Finished illustrations,...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Don Hahn, Hahn, Don, Don Hahn Studio, 2019, 1st, 978-1792308116, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 96 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Enjoy a never-before-seen glimpse into the prolific painting practice of legendary film maker Don Hahn. Released in conjunction with the Hahn Solo: The Art...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chad Hardin, Hardin, Chad, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 60 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of covers, pinups, and sketches by DC Harley Quinn artist Chad Hardin. Featuring Harley Quinn, DC, Marvel, Dragon Age, Temerity, and more....

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chad Hardin, Hardin, Chad, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 60 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of covers, pinups, and sketches by DC Harley Quinn artist Chad Hardin. Featuring Harley Quinn, DC, Marvel, Dragon Age, Temerity, and more....

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Adam Hughes, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Near Fine (some rubbing at the bottom corners, the image area is undamaged), Hughes, Adam, 2018, 1st, 25.5 inches, 11.5 inches, color

A giclee print on heavy museum quality paper. This 2018 SDCC exclusive print sold out before the end of the convention. This copy has some rubbing at...

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Black Cat - Signed Foil Print
  $60.00
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Adam Hughes, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Hughes, Adam, 2019, 1st, 18 inches, 12 inches, color

Printed on foil coated stock for an iridescent sheen.

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Adam Hughes, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Hughes, Adam, 2019, 1st, 18 inches, 12 inches, color

Adam Hughes impressive cover for the first issue of the relaunched Captain Marvel. Printed on foil coated stock for an iridescent sheen.

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Daily Planet - Signed Print
  $40.00
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Adam Hughes, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Hughes, Adam, 2019, 1st, 18 inches, 12 inches, color

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Adam Hughes, One of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, Near Fine (a couple light creases at the top corners, outside the image area, image area is Very Fine), Hughes, Adam, 2008, 1st, 24 inches, 12 inches, color

Printed on heavy museum quality paper. This was a 2008 SDCC exclusive print offered by Adam. This print was limited to 150 signed & numbered copies....

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Vampirella - Signed Print
  $50.00
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Adam Hughes, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Hughes, Adam, 2019, 1st, 18 inches, 12 inches, color

A print of Adam Hughes' variant cover for Vampirella #11 featuring the art without the logos or type. Only 1500 of the comic were printed (1000 of the...

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Eliza Ivanova, Ivanova, Eliza, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lafayette, CA, Big Wow Art Books, 2017, 2nd, 9781947781139, 8.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 200 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Raw Material is the first comprehensive art book by Eliza Ivanova, a collection of sketches from 2012 to 2017. Sketchbook and loose-leaf drawings (150...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dave Johnson, Johnson, Dave, Essential Sequential, 2018, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 70 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The first new sketchbook from this award-winning cover artist (and animation designer) in several years. Great pin-ups, commissions, and specialty drawings.

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The Big Kopinski Vol. 1
  $80.00
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Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315178, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 296 pages, 56 color and over 250 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The Big Kopinski sketchbook is 296 pages full of warriors, goblins, dragons, vikings, pirates, swashbucklers, soldiers, indians, cowboys, samurais, thugs,...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Stanley "Artgerm" Lau, Lau, Stanley "Artgerm", 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 32 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

The compilation of sketches done with ink brushes and markers. Featuring an assortment of anime and manga characters, Shego, Scarlet Witch, Shera, Captain...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Stanley "Artgerm" Lau, Lau, Stanley "Artgerm", 2018, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 24 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

The fifth compilation of Artgerm's best original artworks done with ink and markers: Batman & Catwoman, The Little Mermaid, Spider-Gwen, and numerous...

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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Linsner.com, Blue Ridge, GA, 2019, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Celebrating 30 years of Dawn 1989-2019. All new, full color, finished illustrations & paintings of Dawn by Linsner. Plus 4 pages of previews of the...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Christian Meesey, Meesey, Christian, 2017, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 188 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Sketchbook journal comics and drawing selections from Chris's 2017 residency in Santa Cruz, CA. Raw, stream of consciousness, daily comic strips...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Christian Meesey, Meesey, Christian, 2018, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

"The Journal Comics and sketchbook selections contained herein were drawn during the Summer of 2018 in Sunny Santa Cruz, CA." Raw, stream of...

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Very Fine, Phil Mendez, Mendez, Phil, Bliss on Tap, 2019, 1st, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A new collection of Phil Mendez's charming cartoon animals, this volume focuses on alligators and includes a few illustrated stories. Phil Mendez worked...

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One of 1200 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, 2011, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

Mignola's self-published 2011 chapbook reprints covers, pin-ups and illustrations, many from obscure sources. Full-page pen and ink drawings exquisitely...

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One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, 2015, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

Mignola's out of print, self-published 2012 chapbook reprints covers, pin-ups and illustrations, many from obscure sources. Full-page pen and ink drawings...

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One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, 2019, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

Mignola's self-published 2019 sketchbook. Full-page pen and ink drawings exquisitely reproduced on heavy stock.

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Snapshot - Signed
  $25.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dustin Nguyen, Nguyen, Dustin, 2019, 1st, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 80 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Dustin's full color 2019 art book. It is full of watercolor fan art and commissions from the last three years. There are all of the characters Dustin is...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dan Panosian, Panosian, Dan, Essential Sequential, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 116 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Four years in the making! A thick new sketchbook from this comic book cover artist. Great covers (published and unpublished), pin-ups, commissions, and...

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Art Spiegelman, John Pound, John Pound, et al, Spiegelman, John Pound, Art, Pound, et al, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abrams Comicarts, 2012, 11th, 9781419702709, 7.5 inches, 5.9 inches, 224 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by John Pound, painter of over 100 of the GPKs within. He also wrote the Afterword. From the Publisher: Garbage Pail Kids--a series of...

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