Illustration

 
Western Advertising Art 1946
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VG+ (light wear), Ramsey Oppenheim, 1946, 1st, cloth

Western edition of the Annual of Advertising Art. From the Art Directors Club of Los Angeles.

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#570 of 900 copies. 13 autographs on verso of the front free end paper including Clare Briggs and Loren Stout, VG (edges rubbed, boards showing at corners), 1928, 1st, decorative boards

Art by Cornwell, Orson Lowell, Morgan, Fancher, Loren Stout, La Gatta, Harrison Cady, Irvin, Crosby, Cooper, Sheridan, James Montgomery Flagg, Gordon Grant,...

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Pen Drawing And Pen Draughtsmen
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Joseph Pennell, NF (light shelfwear, neat previous owner's name on front free end paper), Pennell, Joseph, MacMillan, 1920, 1st, cloth

"Pen drawing and pen draughtsmen, their work and their methods: a study of the art today with technical suggestions by Joseph Pennell N.A." A survey of...

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Sassone - Signed
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Marco Massimo Sassone, SIGNED & dated November 1981 by the artist, NF/VG+, Hoopes, Donelson, Sassone, Marco Massimo, Arti Grafiche, 1979, 1st, cloth

A massive monograph on the Italian neo-impressionist Marco Massimo Sassone. The first major study of the Italian-born and California-adopted artist....

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Norman Lindsay Watercolours
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Norman Lindsay, Fine/VG (dustjacket edgeworn with several large tears), Lindsay, Norman, Ure Smith, 1969, 1st, cloth

This book reproduces 19 of this notorious artist's best watercolor paintings. Bold female nudes, pirates, bacchanals, and other favorite Lindsay themes. Two...

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Near Fine (very light shelf wear otherwise new and unread, tight binding, pages clean), Thomas Wilmer Dewing, Hobbs, Susan A., Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, Smithsonian Institute Press, 1996, 1st, 1560986239, Softcover, wraps, English

Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938) was "best known for paintings of elegant, long-lined women posed in dreamlike settings." This first full-length study...

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Uno Fanta (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, The limited hardcover edition, VF/VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2001, 1st, textured boards, English

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of the limited hardcover edition of Ashley Wood’s first art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in...

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Limited to 500 deluxe copies. Slipcased Hardcover Edition featuring a 16-page bonus folio and an alternate cover., Very Fine in a Very Fine slipcase, Margaret Brundage, Korshak, J. David Spurlock, Stephen, Brundage, Margaret, Vanguard Productions, 2013, 1st, 9781934331514, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Slipcased Hardcover Edition is limited to only 500 copies and features an alternate cover and a 16-page bonus folio not included in the regular...

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Very Good+ (mild rubbing to corners, mild shelfwear, otherwise new and unread, tight binding, pages clean), Thomas Wilmer Dewing, Hobbs, Susan A, Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, Smithsonian Institute Press, 1996, 1st, 1560986239, Softcover, wraps, English

Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938) was "best known for paintings of elegant, long-lined women posed in dreamlike settings." This first full-length study...

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Boris Vallejo, Vallejo, Boris, Signed by the artist, Fine/Fine, Arco, New York, 1985, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing in incredible condition and signed by the artist! Boris describes how he creates his paintings "from initial concept, through the...

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Cathy and Arnie Fenner, Jeffrey Jones, Fenner, Cathy and Arnie, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine/Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Nevada City, CA, Underwood Books, 2002, 1st, 1887424571, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 175 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The nicest collection of Jones' work ever published, this volume includes 175 paintings in full color. From the publisher: From the 1960s through the...

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Alice Carter, Jessie Wilcox Smith, Violet Oakley, Elizabeth Shippen Green., Carter, Alice, Wilcox Smith, Violet Oakley, Elizabeth Shippen Green., Jessie, Lower corners lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine/Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Abrams, New York, 2000, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 216 pages, 60 color plates, 115 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The story of brandywine illustrators Jessie Wilcox Smith, Violet Oakley, and Elizabeth Shippen Green. From the publisher: Illustrators Jessie Willcox...

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Gershon Legman, Mahlon Blaine, Legman, Gershon, Blaine, Mahlon, #18 of 100 hardcover copies signed by contributors Legman, Trenary, and Arrington. "This special hardbound edition is limited to 125 copies, of which 100 are for sale.", Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Peregrine Books, Lansing, MI, 1982, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 104 pages, 8 color plates, over 70 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is #18 of 100 hardcover copies signed by contributors Legman, Trenary, and Arrington. ("This special hardbound edition is limited to 125 copies, of...

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William Stout, Stout, William, Signed by Stout with a large drawing of an apatosaurus, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small nick to dustjacket's bottom edge otherwise Very Fine), New York, Mallard, nd (c1981), 1st Mallard printing, 1st American trade hardcover edition, 0-792-45357-3, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, illustrated endpapers, hardcover, cloth, English

Stout's classic volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated with 76 color and over 90 black & white illustrations....

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the covers, only light shelfwear), Mingjue Helen Chen, Chen, Mingjue Helen, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Signed by the artist with a small head sketch of a girl and dated in the year of publication. Mingjue Helen Chen's out-of-print second collection of...

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Ralentir Passage D'Animaux
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Pierre Clement, Clement, Pierre, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 1988, 1st, 9782737655029, 8.5 inches, 6.25 inches, 64 pages, 28 full-page color illustrations and over 32 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, French

28 full-page color illustrations and over 32 black & white illustrations by this extraordinary French artist.

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Daniel Zimmer, Reynold Brown, Zimmer, Daniel, Brown, Reynold, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's original shrinkwrap, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2017, 1st revised, 9780982004128, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 304 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This spectacular new book explores the life and work of Reynold Brown, one of the greatest movie poster artists in Hollywood history. This whopping 304...

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Torquere
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Hajime Sorayama, Sorayama, Hajime, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, flat, tight, clean), Tokyo, Sakuhin-sha Co., 1998, 14.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 96 pages, full-page color illustrations, softcover, wraps

10 x 14 inch, full-page color reproductions of Sorayama's hyper realistic watercolor illustrations.

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Lynda Barry, Barry, Lynda, Inscribed by author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2010, 1st, 9781897299647, 11.125 inches, 8.625 inches, 228 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is inscribed on the title page by the artist who has added a small sketch of a monkey: "For Gary !! I went APE! Thank you for inviting me! I DUG...

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Jungle Queens - Signed 1st
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Faint thumbdent to the pages otherwise Very Fine, Brandstudio, Bayside, 2008, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A selection of Frank's jungle-themed art from the last ten years. Includes the Shanna the She-Devil and Jungle Girl covers (sans logos and text); Cavewoman...

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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Comics, 2012, 1st, 978-1-59582-784-5, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 268 pages, black & white and 22 pages in color, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: Milo Manara's collaborations with legendary filmmaker Federico Fellini take center stage in this latest...

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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Comics, 2011, 1st, 978-1-59582-782-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: The Manara Library Volume One collects two of Manara's seminal works: the sweeping epic Indian Summer,...

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Norman Rockwell: A Definitive Catalogue
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Laurie Norton Moffatt, Norman Rockwell, Moffatt, Laurie Norton, Rockwell, Norman, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA, 1986, 1st, 13 inches, 10 inches, 1283 pages, 96 color plates & 3,594 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A boxed, two volume set of 1,200 pages with 96 color plates and 3,594 black & white illustrations. From the publisher: No true Rockwell fan...

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Aesop's Fables (Very Good+)
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Blanche Winder, Harry Rountree, Winder, Blanche, Rountree, Harry, Very Good+ (moderate wear to covers, spine ends and corners rubbed, spine cracked at pages 230-231, top- and fore-edge lightly soiled, corner of half-title page cut, 1950 gift inscription neatly written inside, interior sound), London, Ward, Lock & Co., nd (1925), 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 340 pages, 48 color plates, hardcover, decorative cloth with onlaid color plate, English

From 1925, a very sound, solid copy of a fragile British children's book featuring 48 watercolor paintings by the inimitable Harry Rountree. This is the...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (corners bumped, front board indented along top edge, interior Fine), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 264 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

One of the scarcest of the low print run hardcovers following the recession and the publisher was being very conservative on their print runs. Spectrum...

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Reynold Brown: A Life in Pictures
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Daniel Zimmer and David J. Hornung, Reynold Brown, Zimmer and David J. Hornung, Daniel, Brown, Reynold, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2008, 1st, 9780982004128, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 224 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: William Reynold Brown (1917-1991) was a prolific American artist whose career embraced virtually every facet of...

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Studio Image 2
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good+ (some mild creases along the spine, mild wear to corners, interior pages bright and clean), Los Angeles, Oblagon, 1989, 2nd (1996), 0929463013, 11.5 inches, 16.5 inches, 40 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

An oversize portfolio of artwork by Mead. The selection emphasizes futuristic vehicles: cars, planes, ships, spacecraft and includes works going back to the...

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Whimsical Work of David Weidman
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David Weidman, Weidman, David, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Corte Madera, Gingko, 2008, 1st, 987158423091, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 216 pages, Over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine

David Weidman's name may not be familiar, but his work certainly is. Weidman began his career as an animator in 1950s Los Angeles, painting backgrounds for...

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Rick Griffin, Griffin, Rick, Near Fine (light shelfwear to cover edges, flat, tight, clean), Laguna Art Museum/Gingko, Laguna Beach/Corte Madera, 2007, 1st, 13 inches, 9.75 inches, 156 pages, over 150 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Presented in a lush oversize format, this comprehensive, career-spanning catalog features work from an exhibition organized by Laguna Art Museum. Heart and...

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Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket (moderate shelfwea, Clark Hulings, Hulings, Clark, White Burro Publishing, 1986, 1st, 11.4 inches, 14.4 inches, 192 pages, 154 color plates including actual size details highlighting brushwork, textures and other instructional aspects, also includes many field studies and 40 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A scarce monograph on this illustrator and landscape painter. This thick volume covers every aspect of his painting: landscapes, still lifes, portraits,...

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Studio Image 1
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good+ (mild wear to corners, light rubbing to covers, generally flat, clean), Los Angeles, Oblagon, 1988, 1st, 0929463005, 11.5 inches, 16.5 inches, 40 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

An oversize portfolio of artwork by Mead. The selection emphasizes fantasy and futuristic environments: Los Angeles in 2015, future technology, and space...

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Malcolm (Skip) Liepke, Liepke, Malcolm (Skip), Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2004, 1st, 9780975440403, 13 inches, 13 inches, 260 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A massive coffee table book filled with brilliant, full-color reproductions of almost 200 major oil paintings by the phenomenal Malcolm Liepke. As Skip...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Limited to 2200 Deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2019, 1st, 978-1-64041-026-8, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the hardcover signed deluxe edition of the Ballpoint Beauties book. This edition comes with a bonus signature page, premium cloth spine binding, and...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Limited edition signed by J. David Spurlock and Frank Frazetta Jr., Very Fine in Fine slipcase in publisher's original shrinkwrap (thin cardboard slipcase may have very slight creases or bends) , Lakewood, Vanguard, 2020, 1st, 978-1-934331-82-8, 14.75 inches, 10.5 inches, 136 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

First Printing! Limited to 1500 copies signed by J. David Spurlock and Frank Frazetta Jr! This limited-edition deluxe hardcover edition features:...

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Giger's Alien
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H. R. Giger, Giger, H. R., Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Morpheus International, Beverly Hills, 1989, Later, 12 inches, 12 inches, 76 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Originally published in 1979, this book documents Giger's work on the Ridley Scott film. Includes Giger's paintings that inspired the alien; Giger's designs...

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Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Frank Frazetta, Fenner, Arnie and Cathy, Frazetta, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood, Grass Valley, CA, 1999, 1st trade, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, over 220 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The scarce trade hardcover edition of this Frazetta monograph. Frank Frazetta, Edgar Rice Burroughs, & Illustration--a Foreword by...

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John Willie, Willie, John, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear), Paris, Futuropolis, 1985, 1st, Metaluna Store, 12 inches, 10 inches, 64 pages, 109 black-and-white photographs, Hardcover, boards, French

This collection of bondage and fetish photographs, all taken by John Willie in his home during the 50s, bring back to life that cultish and mysterious aura...

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The Book of Schuiten
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Benoit Peeters, Francois Schuiten, Peeters, Benoit, Schuiten, Francois, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Paris, Casterman, 2004, 1st, 978-2203343191, 12.3 inches, 10.3 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

This English language art book on the Belgian comics artist is long out-of-print. A 16-page French translation is appended at the end of the book. Though...

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, A very light crease at the top corner otherwise Very Fine (flawless, very flat, tight, clean and bright), Fantagor, Kansas City, MO, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, 71 color and 25 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A nearly flawless, glossy, as new copy of this 1994 collection (very flat, tight, clean and bright). Only a very light crease at the top corner prevents...

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Luca Crova, Adolfo Castelli, Mino Milani, Aldo di Gennaro, Crova, Adolfo Castelli, Mino Milani, Luca, di Gennaro, Aldo, Near Fine (3/8" scrape marring the back cover, otherwise only light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Florence, Glamour International, 2001, 8.25 inches, 6.325 inches, 304 pages, profusely illustrated in black & white with 160 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps, Italian

Glamour International needed a triple-length book to encompass the career of Aldo di Gennaro, one of Italy's most prolific and multitalented artists....

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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the lower rear corner, mild wear to the spine ends, covers very sound, interior Fine), Cologne, Taschen, 2017, 1st, 978-3-8365-6093-1, 12.5 inches, 9.8 inches, 424 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a nice copy of the first printing--with the original multi-character cover--that quickly sold out. The second printing replaced the original...

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Opus, Vol. One
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Barry Windsor-Smith, Windsor-Smith, Barry, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light dustjacket wear), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1999, 2nd, 11.25 inches, 8.8 inches, 176 pages, 66 color and 60 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An incredible collection of Barry Windsor-Smith artwork. Classic pieces and never-before-seen works, as well as sketches and in-progress drawings and...

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The Lost Frankenstein Pages
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Berni Wrightson, Wrightson, Berni, Very Good+ (uneven sunning to the spine, some spotting to the fore edge, mild wear, very flat, tight), Greencastle, PA, Apple Press, 1993, 1st, 0927203081, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, 44 full-page black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

A scarce, out-of-print collection of unpublished illustrations associated with Wrightson's legendary illustrated version of Frankenstein: preliminary...

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Fantagor, Kansas City, MO, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, 71 color and 25 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A sharp, unread copy of this 1994 collection (very flat, tight, clean). Only very light wear to the covers. From Corben's own publishing house Fantagor,...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine, issued without dustjacket (very light rubbing to covers, spine ends and corners sharp, interior very sharp), New York, Epic, 1992, 1st, 0871358344, 11.7 inches, 10.6 inches, 92 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 1992 English language edition of Chroniques Metalliques (with better reproduction than the current Humanoides edition). An excellent collection of over...

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Drawers 1.0 - First Printing
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Small 1/16-inch closed tear at the spine otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, le Cycliste, 2001, 1st, 978-912249319, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 112 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Claire's first career retrospective art book covering her first published comic book pages in 1989 through illustrations, character designs, and sketches...

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Burton Silverman, Silverman, Burton, Inscribed by the artis, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Madison Square Press, New York, 1998, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 157 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

This book is a retrospective of 25 years of work, containing 137 reproductions of his work, 88 full color plates. On each page, Silverman talks about his...

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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, #62 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, NBM, 2001, 1st, 1561632767, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, 125 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, boards, English

"At last, a beautiful full color compendium of the best of one of comic art's most beloved and revered artists! Illustrations, covers, sketches, work from...

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Derek Yaniger, Yaniger, Derek, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, London, Korero Books, 2008, 1st, 9780955833632, 9.25 inches, 11 inches, 112 pages, over 150 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the Publisher: Celebrating a retro subculture of tiki gods, hillbillies, and burlesque, this collection of Derek Yaniger's...

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Mars Maidens - Signed
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bayside, Brandstudio, 2008, 1st, 9781934623961, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist. Limited to 1000 copies. Long out of print. A selection of Frank's space and otherworld art with a broad enough theme to...

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Mead Gundam
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good without bellyband (moderate wear to the edges and back cover, mild bend to 20 interior pages, binding tight), Japan, Kodansha, 2000, 1st, 4063300919, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 322 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations throughout with 21 pages in color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

For the relaunch of the Gundam series, Syd Mead was hired to completely redesign the Gundam robots--eight in all: AGundam, Sumo, Flat, Diana Counter,...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Very Fine (very tight, clean, flat, unread), Kitchen Sink, Northampton, MA, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, 34 color and 3 black & white illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

"Frazetta's whimsical self emerges in these splendid, jewel-like watercolors (which span his entire career from the 1940s to the present). His themes range...


Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, War Rat Books, 2017, 1st, 9.2 inches, 6.2 inches, 118 pages, 12 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The beautiful 10th Anniversary Edition of Isobelle Pascha World Safari. Isobelle Pascha's first adventure. Join Isobelle Pascha as she takes you on...

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VG. All tissue guards present., Charles Robinson, Macy, S. B, Robinson, Charles, Longmans, Green & Co, 1910, 1st, Hardcover, English

From the Preface: “There is no Fairy Story that can compare in charm and wonder, with the old, old Story of the Beginning of All Things, and of the...

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Frank Brangwyn, GWTW art director Lyle Wheeler's copy. Signed by him on the half-title page and his unique blind stamp in the lower corner of the plates, Rebacked retaining the original cloth covers and spine. New endpapers. Text block VG., Brangwyn and Walter Shaw Sparrow, Frank, Brangwyn, Frank, John Lane, 1915, 3rd 1925, decorative cloth

This was Gone With the Wind art director Lyle Wheeler's copy. Signed by Lyle Wheeler on the half-title page, with his unique blind stamp in the lower...

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Harry Rountree, VG- (worn corners and spine, back strip detached but mostly present, binding otherwise sound, light foxing throughout), Rountree, Harry, H. Stevenson & Co., boards with a onlaid color plate, English

A scarce and delicate book.

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#12 of 500 copies SIGNED by Pratt, VF without dust jacket as issued, George Pratt, Pratt, George, Tundra, 1992, 1st, Hardcover, leather spine, cloth boards with a color illustrated plate onlaid

A very low number of the limited deluxe edition of this sketchbook of WWI trench warfare. Ink, inkwash, watercolor, monotype prints. Introduction by...

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Figure Drawing For All It's Worth
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Andrew Loomis, NF/VG+ (upper corner lightly bumped, other three corners sharp, Loomis, Andrew, Viking, 1943, 29th 1978, cloth spine

"A book of Fundamentals for an Artistic Career." "Salable drawing must be good drawing, convincing and appealing, and Mr. Loomis drills his readers on the...

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William R. Leigh, Leigh, William R., Signed by the artist, Near Fine (cloth spine slightly darkened, the rest of the cloth covers are quite bright, front and back, previous owner's name neatly written on front free endpaper), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1938, 3rd, 10 inches, 6.5 inches, 300 pages, 53 black & white illustrations, map endpapers, hardcover, cloth, English

In 1926, Western artist Leigh was commissioned to paint the backgrounds for the African Hall of the American Museum of Natural History in New York. He...

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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Near 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 illustrations from 1955-69. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. From the dustjacket: This...

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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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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, 140 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

One painting and 140 pen & ink illustrations. Introduction by Stephen Fabian. Quality reproduction on slick paper.

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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Miller, Lancaster, PA, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, over 130 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

One painting and over 130 pen & ink illustrations. Biographic introduction by Brian Frost. Quality reproduction on slick paper.

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Florent Gorges, Yoshitaka Amano, Gorges, Florent, Amano, Yoshitaka, Limited to 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2018, 1st, 978-1-50670-754-9, 10 inches, 11 inches, 424 pages, 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Yoshitaka Amano: The Illustrated Biography--Beyond the Fantasy is a beautiful celebration of the life and imagery of Japan's master...

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William Wray, Wray, William, Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3A Publishing, Hong Kong, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A 12 x 12 inch, 48 page collection of new paintings by William Wray. Limited printing and distribution and out of print.

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The Second Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #941 of 1300 copies, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1978, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A very sharp copy of this volume featuring Finlay's 1940-1955 pulp illustrations. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork, the...

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Colorvision (1981)
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open corners, very flat, tight, clean), Sydney, Wild & Woolley, 1981, 1st, 090933143X, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

We acquired this new, unread copy direct from the artist's stash in Australia. It is incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open...

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Tom Davis, Bob Kuhn, Davis, Tom, Kuhn, Bob, Signed by the artist on a special page, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine slightly sunned), Camden, SC, Briar Patch Press, 1989, 1st, 0922724105, 11 inches, 12 inches, 200 pages, over 100 color plates and numerous black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A coffee table art book devoted to the great wildlife painter Bob Kuhn (1920-2007).Kuhn painted hundreds of book and magazine covers before devoting himself...

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The Art of Joseph Michael Linsner
  $120.00
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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Image, Orange, CA, 2002, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A sharp copy still in the original shrinkwrap. Out of print in hardcover and softcover. A retrospective of Linsner's cover and pin-up art, often...

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Glitter Sausage
  $120.00
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 500 copies, Some uneven sunning along the edges of the cover otherwise Very Fine, San Diego, IDW / World of 7174, 2013, 1st, 9781600100826, 17 inches, 11 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, French wraps

Out of print . Glitter Sausage An 11"x17" Collecton of Drawings and a Few Paintings Created for SDCC 2013 Published by IDW and World of 7174 All Artwork...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2016, 1st, 9.75 inches, 6.6 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Claire has added a full page drawing on the first blank page inside this book and inscribed it on the opposite page: "To Dave.../Thanks for your...

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Pierangelo Boog, Boog, Pierangelo, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Laurin Press, Dietliken, Switzerland, 2018, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 62 pages, 90 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A new collection of this Swiss artist's work. 90 illustrations. From the publisher: This is the second artbook I publish. "Pentimento" is a limited...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Near Fine (mild wear to corners outside of image area, image area is bright and sharp), Russ Cochran, West Plains, MO, 1975, 1st, 13.2 inches, 12.6 inches, color

In 1953 and 1954, while working as an assistant to Al Capp, Frank Frazetta drew a series of eight covers for Famous Funnies comics #209 through #216, all...

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John Held, and Jr
The Flesh is Weak
  $120.00
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John Held, Jr, Held, Jr, John, Near Fine (light wear, sharp corners, clean), The Vanguard Press, New York, 1931, 1st, 7.6 inches, 5.4 inches, viii, 244 pages, 28 full-page illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The Flesh Is Weak (1931) is a collection of short stories written and illustrated by John Held, Jr. Beautifully written, melancholy and elegiac; at his...

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Richard Milner, Charles R. Knight, Milner, Richard, Knight, Charles R., Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Abrams, New York, 2011, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 180 pages, 260 full-color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. One of only two monographs on this incredible artist best known for his paintings of prehistoric life. From the publisher: American...

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June DuBois, William R. Leigh, DuBois, June, Leigh, William R., Fine in Fine dustjacket, Lowell Press, Kansas City, MO, 1977, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, xiv, 210 pages, 66 color and over 60 black & white illustrations, 24 photos, Hardcover, leather spine, cloth, English

William Robinson Leigh (1866 - 1955) was an American artist and illustrator, best known for his painted Western scenes (and a favorite of mine for his many...

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Laurent Durieux, Durieux, Laurent, Signed and dated 05.24.16 by the artist, Near Fine, Cernunnos, Brussels, 2016, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

The first art book devoted to Poster Artist Laurent Durieux. Signed and dated 05.24.16 by the artist. This is the catalog for the exhibition "The Poster...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Signed by the artist, Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2009, 1st thus, 9781595823281, 12 inches, 9 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is the 2009 Dark Horse paperback edition after the 2001 Allen Spiegel hardcover edition, out of print in all versions. This copy is signed by McKean...

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Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-70-0, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Back in print after a decade, this is a pristine first printing of the original edition. From the publisher: McCaig is best known for his work as a...

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All About Girls
  $120.00
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Jon Whitcomb, Whitcomb, Jon, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (corners sharp, pages white, dustjacket slightly agetoned), Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1962, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, x, 229 pages, color dustjacket illustration, 14 black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

"America's best-known artist-writer explores the wonderful world of careers for women." A scarce title, Whitcomb's second book only has fifteen...

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Ultraman - Limited Edition Print
  $120.00
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Alex Ross, Ross, Alex, One of 250 numbered copies, Very Fine, Nakatomi, Austin, TX, 2021, 1st, 24 inches, 18 inches, color

A beautiful painting by Alex Ross that puts you in the middle of an appearance by Ultraman! This image reminds me of his Marvels debut. From the...

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners next to the wire binding, very light wear to lower corners, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...

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Oscar Chichoni, Chichoni, Oscar, One of 1500 numbered hardcover copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, 2000, 1st, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, over 105 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Chichoni is a comic book artist, painter, book illustrator, and since 1995, a conceptual creator for movies and videogames. He won an Academy Award for art...

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Edward Gorey, Gorey, Edward, Edward Gorey has crossed out his name on the title page and signed his name above it, Near Fine in Near Fine price-clipped dustjacket (very slight shelfwear), New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1975, 2nd, 9396070310, 6.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

'The Glorious Nosebleed' is Edward Gorey's fifth illustrated ABC book This is a sharp autographed copy of the second printing. Edward Gorey has...

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's very first Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Minty and untouched! Once upon a time...there was an artist named J. Scott Campbell......

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Minty and untouched! This calendar is good for 2022!  By popular demand, J. Scott...

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Saracinesca (1899) 2 Volume Set
  $110.00
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Orson Lowell, Crawford, F. Marion, Lowell, Orson, Near Fine. A very sharp copy, Macmillan, New York, 1899, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, ix, 376 + vii, 346, 12 photogravure plates, 88 black & white text illustrations and decorations, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Orson Lowell's most famous illustrated book. Lowell was one of the great turn-of-the-century pen & ink illustrators and a Society of Illustrators Hall...

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Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Goblin's Way, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, 2016, 2nd 2018, 13.25 inches, 10 inches, 148 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Jean-Baptiste Monge's first fantasy art book in English! Self-published by Monge, this art book is beautifully designed and lushly produced, with...


Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Clover Press, San Diego, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Kickstarter edition has a bound-in signed plate and includes a Kickstarter exclusive dustjacket and slipcase. This copy also includes these Kickstarter...

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Signed by the artist, Fine/Fine, Kent Williams, Aronofsky, Darren, Williams, Kent, Vertigo, 2005, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Signed by the artist. A painted  graphic novel. Art,  Cover Art, and Publication Design by Kent Williams.  Out of print in hardcover....

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Fletcher Martin
  $100.00
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Fletcher Martin, Fine/Fine, Cooke, Jr., H. Lester, Martin, Fletcher, Abrams, 1977, 1st, cloth

One of two major monographs on Fletcher Martin (1904-1979), a painter-muralist-illustrator.

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The Legendary Artists Of Taos
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Mary Carroll Nelson, VF/VG (several dustjacket tears), Nelson, Mary Carroll, Watson-Guptill, 1980, 1st, cloth

The founding of New Mexico's famous art colony, its pioneer artists, and the artists who followed.

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British Contemporary Artists
  $100.00
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Very Good (spine ends & corners bumped & rubbed with boards showing, hinges starting), Cosmo Monkhouse, Monkhouse, Cosmo, Scribners, 1899, 1st, xxii, 267 pages, over 110 illustrations, many full-page, Hardcover, decorative cloth, top edge gilt, English

Profiles of seven British artists of the day: George Frederick Watts,  John Everett Millais,  Frederick Leighton,  Edward...

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Oscar E. Berninghaus, Signed by the author Gordon E. Sanders, VF/VF, Sanders, Gordon E., Berninghaus, Oscar E., Taos Heritage Publishing Co., 1985, 1st, cloth

"Oscar Edmund Berninghaus was a major American painter. Born in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1874, he first came to Taos in the Territory of New Mexico in 1899....

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Walt and Roger Reed, Fine/VG (dustjacket spine faded, two tears), Reed, Walt and Roger, Madison Square Press, 1984, 1st, cloth

Illustrations and biographies of 460 artists. The number one reference book in any illustration library. Recently revised and updated with almost entirely...

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