Illustration

 
Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Thomas Perkins, Perkins, Thomas, 2016, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 94 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Thomas N. Perkins is an Emmy Award winning artist working in the animation industry for television and film since 1997. This is a big all-new collection...

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This is Venice
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Miroslav Sasek, Sasek, Miroslav, Very Fine/Very Fine, New York, Universe, 2005, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

A modern reprinting of the classic travelogue children's book series which has influenced numerous animation designers. The color is muted and not as...

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This Is My Own
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Rockwell Kent, VG+ (1940 previous owner's name on front free end paper), Kent, Rockwell, Duell, Sloan & Pierce, 1940, 1st, cloth

Rockwell Kent's first autobiography - written immediately after his most productive decade. Filled with illustrations created expressly for this book.

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Miroslav Sasek, Sasek, Miroslav, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Universe, 2018, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A charming biography of the artist behind the bestselling "This is..." series of children's books--which have sold over a million copies since being...


This is Australia
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Miroslav Sasek, Sasek, Miroslav, Very Fine/Very Fine, New York, Universe, 2009, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

From miroslavsasek.com: The seventeenth book is the series has Sasek visiting a land down under. It is characteristic of the later books in the series...

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Things from the Flood
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Simon Stalenhag, Stalenhag, Simon, Fine without dust jacket, as issued, New York, Skybound Books, 2020, 10 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Loop is closed. Life is returning to normal when the pastoral countryside is suddenly flooded by dark water from the huge...

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Thierry Martin
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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, Fine, Libourne, Editions Charrette, 2011, 1st, 978-2-915478-14-3, 6.3 inches, 4.75 inches, 64 pages, 2 color and 59 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

A scarce out-of-print collection of ink cartoons of girls, nudes, and couples coupling by the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry...

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Thelwell's Book Of Leisure
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Norman Thelwell, VG+/VG+ (upper corners lightly bumped, previous owner's name on front free end paper), Thelwell, Norman, Dutton, 1969, 1st, cloth, English

A collection of Thelwell's Punch cartoons about vacationers and hobbyists.

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Thelwell
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Norman Thelwell, VF, Thelwell, Norman, Chris Beetles ltd., 1989, 1st, wraps

A catalogue for a 1989 exhibition and sale of Thelwell's original illustration art. Cartoons, illustrations, paintings, sketches.

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The Young Minotaur
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, 2008, 1st, 9.35 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Short stories told in full page illustrations with a title underneath. Our hero is a brave young sword-wielding minotaur in an epic fantasy world with...

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NF/NF ex-library copy (usual library marks and stamps, mild shelfwear), W. H. D. Koerner, Hutchinson, W. H, Koerner, W. H. D., University of Oklahoma Press, 1978, 1st, Hardcover, leather

An excellent biography of the Western artist/illustrator. Koerner was one of Howard Pyle's students and also influenced by classmates Harvey Dunn and Frank...

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The World of Norman Lindsay
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Lin Bloomfield, Norman Lindsay, Bloomfield, Lin, Lindsay, Norman, Near Fine (covers lightly rubbed, flat, clean, tight), Sydney, Odana, 1995, Revised and updated 3rd printing, 0 908154 55 5, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, xvi, 158 pages, 12 color and 90 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An introduction to the life and work of this Australian artist. Twelve paintings are reproduced in color.This is the "revised and updated 3rd printing" of...

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Hiroshi Unno, Alphonse Mucha, Unno, Hiroshi, Mucha, Alphonse, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pie International, Tokyo, 2017, 9784756247896, 10.2 inches, 7.25 inches, 360 pages, over 400 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A collection of Mucha's romantic art, including 370 decorative paintings and his masterpiece, the 'Slav Epic' Alphonse Mucha...

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The World of M. C. Escher
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J. L. Locher, M. C. Escher, Locher, J. L., Escher, M. C., Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (top edge sunned, light edge wear to dustjacket), Abradale Press, New York, 1988, 0810980843, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 264 pages, 8 color and 298 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A comprehensive overview of the woodcuts and lithographs by M. C. Escher. 300 illustrations with 8 color plates.

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The World of Hirschfeld
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Al Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld, Al, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelf wear, mild age toning), Abrams, New York, 1970, 1st, 10.9 inches, 11.7 inches, 233 pages, 32 color plates and 189 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An attractive copy of this large coffee table art book from 1970. This beautiful book contains 189 illustrations and 32 color plates under the headings:...

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The Works of John Held Jr.
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John Held Jr, Held, Jr, John, Fine, Ives Washburn, New York, 1931, 1st, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 168 pages, black & white woodcut illustrations throughout, hardcover, Red velvet fabric covered boards, English

The first and only collection of Held's popular 1920s woodcut-style cartoons. This hardcover collection published in 1931, has been reprinted by Dover...

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Zdenek Burian, Burian, Zdenek, Very Fine in Very Fine obi band, Albatros Media, Prague, 2018, 1st, 13.3 inches, 10 inches, 472 pages, over 450 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, Czech

A follow-up to the book "Adventurous World of Zdenek Burian," this volume collects over 450 of Zdenek Burian's exceptional illustrations for Czech...

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Gregory Benford, Benford, Gregory, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Hearst Books, 2010, 2nd, 9781588168221, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the inside flap: Between 1903 and 1969, scientists and other experts made hundreds of predictions in Popular Mechanics magazine about what the...

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The Wolverton Bible
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Basil Wolverton, Wolverton, Basil, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2009, 2nd 2010, 978-1560979647, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 320 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Cartoonist Basil Wolverton was known for his grotesque drawings, fantastically odd creatures, spaghetti-like hair,...

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Jody Duncan, Stan Winston, Duncan, Jody, Winston, Stan, Signed by Stan Winston on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Titan, London, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 336 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by Stan Winston on the title page. The complete history of special effects house Stan Winston Studio. Packed with previously unpublished sketches,...

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The Well
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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Near Fine (moderate rubbing to spine ends and covers, interior Very Fine), Kowloon, 3A Publishing, 2014, 1st, 9781631400742, 12.5 inches, 12.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize 12"x12" full color collection of paintings and drawings by Aron Wiesenfeld. "Aron Wiesenfeld makes paintings and charcoal drawings in which...

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Marsha Hunt, Hunt, Marsha, Fine/Fine, Fallbrook, Fallbrook Publishing Ltd., 1993, 1st, 1882747003, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 438 pages, over 500 black and white photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

The Way We Wore presents selections from Marsha Hunt's personal treasury of pictures, fashion layouts, production stills and publicity shots from her early...


The Way Of The Cross
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Frank Brangwyn, Limited to 700 numbered copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Brangwyn, Frank, Auad, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 14 inches, English

Brangwyn's depiction of the 14 stations of the cross, finely printed on 14 letterpress sheets. From the publisher's announcement: Auad Publishing is...

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Ray Ellis, Kent, Norman, Ellis, Ray, #1655 of 1975 copies signed by the artist, Near Fine/Good (large pieces of dustjacket edges missing), Macculloch Hall Museum, Morristown, NJ, 1971, 1st, 73 illustrations, 9 in color, Hardcover, cloth, English

“The reproductions contained in this volume will disclose the essential contribution of Ray G. Ellis, whose works are particularly effective as...

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The Vesha Valentine Story: A Pin-Up Story Book
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Des Taylor, Taylor, Des, Very Fine, Slave Labor Graphics, San Jose, 2011, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.5 inches, 88 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A picture biography of a fictional pin-up girl. A character created by British designer Des Taylor for an advertising campaign. Filled with excellent...

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Didier Cromwell, Cromwell, Didier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2004, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 84 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An art book devoted to the world of Anita Bomba as created by Cromwell. Divided into sections on the girls, ships and vehicles, planets, aliens. Creature,...


Robert E Howard, Frank Frazetta, Howard, Robert E, Frazetta, Frank, #57 of 1500 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in shrinkwrap, Wandering Star, London, 1999, 1st, 10 inches, 6.75 inches, vi, 260 + 59 of aendices pages, over 100 black & white text illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A Mint copy in the original shrinkwrap. With the low number of 57 out of 1500 copies! The Limited Edition features all of the black and white...

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Robert E Howard, Frank Frazetta, Howard, Robert E, Frazetta, Frank, #408 of 1500 numbered copies, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in Near Fine slipcase (light shelfwear), Wandering Star, London, 1999, 1st, 10 inches, 6.75 inches, vi, 260 + 59 of aendices pages, over 100 black & white text illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The Limited Edition features all of the black and white illustrations found in the Classic edition, plus four previously unpublished color water-color...

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Brendan M. Greeley Jr., Tom Lea, Greeley Jr., Brendan M., Lea, Tom, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press, 2008, 1st, 9781603440080, 12.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 228 pages, over 150 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The Two Thousand Yard Stare: Tom Lea's World War II: Paintings, Drawings and Eyewitness Accounts by Tom Lea. From the publisher: Few artists saw World...

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The Tree Show
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Mark Ryden, VF, Ryden, Mark, Last Gasp, 2009, 1st, 1931955085, pictorial boards, English

This 9" x 12", 180-page hardcover Mark Ryden book is the exhibition catalog from "The Tree Show" at the Michael Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles. It features...

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The Tolkien Years of the Brothers Hildebrandt
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Gregory Hildebrandt, Jr., Greg Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt, Hildebrandt, Jr., Gregory, Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt, Greg, Near Fine (light shelfwear otherwise New, flat, unread), New Jersey, Dynamite, 2012, 1st, 978-1-60690-349-0, 10.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, over 60 paintings and 100 sketches in color, and 127 photos, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The million-selling Lord of the Rings calendars created during the '70s by renowned fantasy artists Greg and Tim Hildebrandt are now...

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The Timid Cabbage
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Charles Krafft, Femke Hiemstra, Krafft, Charles, Hiemstra, Femke, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine without dust jacket, as issued, Sympathetic Press, Olympia WA, 2013, 1st, 9.8 inches, 11.25 inches, 52 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: We can't adequately relay how excited about THE TIMID CABBAGE we are. Dutch born, Femke Hiemstra is one of our favorite artists...

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Alex Schomburg, Schomburg, Alex, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Vanguard Publishing, Miami, FL, 2005, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, 111 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Thrilling, Wonder, Captain America, America's Best, Marvel, Exciting, Startling: Alex Schomburg produced the most dazzling array of...

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The Third Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #186 of 1300 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, about 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's pre-1955 pulp illustrations. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. From the dustjacket: This...

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The Thief of Always
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Clive Barker, Kris Oprisko, Gabriel Hernandez, Barker, Kris Oprisko, Clive, Hernandez, Gabriel, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2005, 1st, 978-1600107139, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Master of horror Clive Barker's Thief of Always is a fable appealing to horror and fantasy fans young and old. Now IDW brings you...

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Robert E. Howard, Michael Kaluta, Howard, Robert E., Kaluta, Michael, Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket lightly rubbed), Fax Collector's Edition, Linn, OR, 1976, 1st, 9.75 inches, 6.25 inches, xvi, 136 pages, color cover painting, 3 color plates, 12 full-page black & white illustrations, numerous decorations, and color illustrated endpapers, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Kaluta provides five paintings and numerous pen & ink illustrations for this Robert E. Howard collection of three Kirby O'Donnell stories. Howard...

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Irwin Chusid, Barbara Economon, Jim Flora, Chusid, Barbara Economon, Irwin, Flora, Jim, Very Good+ (moderate cover wear, interior Fine, sharp, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics Books, 2009, 1st, 9781606991596, 10 inches, 11 inches, 180 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: "A third collection of amusing nightmares from the demonic wand of Jim Flora. "Jim Flora (1914­-1998), long admired for...

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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Very Fine, London, Westbrook Gallery, 2015, 1st, 978-0-9559453-9-7, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 50 pages, approx. 34 color and 20 black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

The catalogue of an 2015 exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery, London, of previously unseen works by Jamie Hewlett. The exhibit comprises three collections. In...

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Harry Dreve Schorr, NF/VG (dust jacket chipped with small pieces missing), Schorr, Harry Dreve, George Efron, 1956, 1st, cloth, English

Schorr was an art director and later the head of an advertising agency. His drawings are efficient and stylish and quite charming.

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The Student's Guide to Painting
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Jack Faragasso, Faragasso, Jack, Very Good in Good dustjacket (mild foxing on the endpapers and first and last pages, spine slightly cocked, otherwise a very sound copy, dustjacket missing pieces), North Light, Westport, CT, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 83 color and 53 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

"Here are the principles of painting and color as taught by Frank J. Reilly in his memorable teaching career at the Art Students League of New York." The...

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The Story Of The Southwest
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VG ex-library copy (spine ends worn, boards showing), C.H. DeWitt, McNeer, May, DeWitt, C.H., Harper & Brothers, 1948, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

A title in a popular series of children's books profiling regions of the U.S.A. Color lithographed pages bring out the subtlety of C.H. DeWitt's artwork....

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Bart Forbes, Forbes, Bart, Inscribed by the author and dated 11.4.98, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Beckett Publications, Dallas, TX, 1998, 1st, 12.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 144 pages, over 150 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Hard to find signed. Inscribed and dated in the year of publication. From the dustjacket: Internationally acclaimed artist Bart Forbes has been...

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Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi, DiTerlizzi and Holly Black, Tony, DiTerlizzi, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Simon & Schuster, 2003, 1st, 0439597404, 7 inches, 4.75 inches, 112 pages, color fronts and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Grace children discover the faerie world is closer than you think in this repackage of the first book in the #1 New York Times...

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Very Fine, Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, 2008, 1st, 7 inches, 5 inches, 218 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is the 2008 annual compilation by LA's Society of Illustrators presenting some 250 winning pieces from their "Illustration West" competition. The works...

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Charles Dana Gibson, Gibson, Charles Dana, Near Fine (no rubbing to spine ends or corners, covers are clean, binding is sound, a nice copy) in a Very Good box, R. H. Russell & John Lane, New York & London, 1902, 1st, 11.75 inches, 17.75 inches, 88 pages, 84 full-page black & white illustrations, hardcover, white cloth spine, pictorial boards, beveled edges & corners, English

Housed in its original printed box, this is a beautiful copy with bright white cloth binding and no wear to the spine, corners or edges. There is some...

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Mark Ryden, VF, Ryden, Mark, Last Gasp, 2010, 1st, pictorial boards

"A showcase of pieces from Mark Ryden's 2009 solo exhibition at the Tomio Koyama Gallery in Tokyo, The Snow Yak Show Exhibition Book features many color...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Michael Roberts, Roberts, Michael, Steidl, 2005, 1st, 3865211518, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the editor: Michael Roberts is "the Jean Cocteau of the fashion world" wrote the celebrated New Yorker editor Tina Brown in 1997, welcoming her...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Portlynn Tagavi, Tagavi, Portlynn, 2015, 1st, 7.5 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Portlynn Tagavi is a Cal Arts grad and a Character Designer at Paramount Animation. This is a collection of autobiographical gag cartoons, strips, and...

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