Illustration

 
Frank Brangwyn, Limited to 1000 copies, NF (very bright, clean,, Rutter, Frank, Brangwyn, Frank, F. Lewis, 1933, 1st, cloth

This beautiful monograph is devoted to Brangwyn's most famous mural commission begun in 1925 and completed in 1932 ("The huge British Empire Panels are...

+

Shag, Shag, One of only 99 copies with a signed & numbered silkscreen print, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Baby Tattoo, Los Angeles, 2009, 1st, 10 inches, 13 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An exclusive Shag print and book set released at the C2E2 convention in Chicago April 16-18 2010. The print is a 12 x 9 inch, 3-color screen print...

+

Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2002, 1st, wraps, English

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of this art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in recent years.

+

Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2004, 1st, wraps

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of this art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in recent years.

+

Jon Foster, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Foster, Jon, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2006, 1st deluxe limited edition, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

“Like the great Frazetta (and St. John before him) Jon Foster has the ability to freeze time, to capture action in mid-swing and mid-air. That is a...

+

The Art of Pin-Up - Boxed Edition
  $200.00
In stock
Dian Hanson, Sarahjane Blum, Louis Meisel, Hanson, Sarahjane Blum, Louis Meisel, Dian, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in a Near Fine carrying box, Cologne, Taschen, 2014, 1st, 978-3836535700, 19.5 inches, 13.5 inches, 546 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Armstrong, Bolles, Elvgren, Frahm, Medcalf, Moran, Mozert, Petty, and Vargas. The Art of Pin-Up is one of Taschen's XL series of super oversize volumes...

+

Drawers 2.0 (Fine)
  $200.00
In stock
Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2005, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

+

Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

+

The Book of Virgil Finlay
  $200.00
In stock
Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #167 of 1050 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1975, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine copy of the first Finlay collection. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. With an extra color plate (1964 - A Question...

+

Alexandro Jodorowsky, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Moebius (Jean Giraud), #137 of 999 copies, Near Fine (small pinprick nick along the spine, very small bump to the top of the spine and the lower rear corner), Los Angeles, Humanoids, 2013, 1st thus, 9781594650543, 16 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize edition beautifully printed on thick uncoated matte stock with wonderful blacks and even better color. This is the best printing this album has...

+

Charles Dana Gibson, Gibson, Charles Dana, Very Good+ (upper corners are moderately bumped and worn, exposing the boards underneath, the lower corners and edges are only mildly worn, there are some little water spots on the front cover, but the binding is sound, and the top edge gilt is bright) in, R. H. Russell & John Lane, New York & London, 1894, 1901 printing, 11.75 inches, 17.75 inches, 88 pages, 84 full-page black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This was the first book in a regular series of Mr. Gibson's published drawings... "Each book contains eighty-four of Mr. Gibson's best cartoons, and all are...

+

Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Rockville Centre, NY, Heavy Metal, 2004, 1st, 9781932413151, 1932413154, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A passion project of Simon Bisley's to illustrate the Bible, this collection of full-page drawings and paintings of scenes from the Bible was published in...

+

Empire
  $200.00
In stock
Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, threeA, Hong Kong, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 175 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A very thick, 12 x 12 inch, 176 page collection of new drawings, photographs and collages by Phil Hale. Also contains an interview with the artist.

+

Linda Jacobson, Harry Carmean, Jacobson, Linda, Carmean, Harry, Very Good+ (cover edges rubbed and discolored), Borden Publishing Company, Alhambra, 1975, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, 105 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

105 dynamic life drawings by this revered Art Center instructor--the only living artist that was ever included in this Master Draughtsman Series. Quite...

+

Robert Heindel, Heindel, Robert, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in Fine obi band (the tips of the boards are slightly bent in otherwise book is Very Fine, very light wear to dustjacket), Tokyo, Single Cut Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9784938737559, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 182 pages, over 120 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, Japanese, English

A posthumous tribute and collection of 111 dance paintings by painter-illustrator Robert Heindel (1938-2003). Dancers. Ballet. Andrew Lloyd Weber's...

+

Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (moderate cover rubbing and edge wear), Kodansha, Tokyo, 1996, 1st revised, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 170 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Four sections: industrial design, motion pictures, fantasy, and drawings & sketches. The motion picture section features Star Trek, Tron, Blade...

+

#59 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This deluxe edition has a tipped-in signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde covered only by her book!...

+

Rockin' Jelly Bean, Rockin' Jelly Bean, Limited to 200 numbered copies, Very Fine, Justin Ishmael, Los Angeles, 2020, 1st, 30 inches, 15 inches, color, English

Revenge Of The Galligantus by Rockin' Jelly Bean and officially licensed by Famous Monsters of Filmland. Screenprinted poster. Edition of 200. Hand...

+

Alex Nino, Nino, Alex, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine plates in a Near Fine folder (light wear), Schanes & Schanes, San Diego, 1978, 1st, 16 inches, 11 inches, black & white illustrations, English

Eleven incredible pen & ink illustrations by Alex Nino telling the allegorical story of a mother and child fighting evil forces. Nino returns to...

+

Berni Wrightson, Wrightson, Berni, One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine-Very Fine plates in a Near Fine envelope, Tyrannosaurus Press, New York, 1978, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11 inches, black & white illustrations, English

This was the second of three portfolios publishing selected illustrations for Berni Wrightson's Frankenstein project. This portfolio features the very...

+

Gil Elvgren, Elvgren, Gil, Very Fine in Very Fine box in open original cellophane wrap, St. Louis, MO, Stancraft Products (Brown & Bigelow), nd (circa 1960s), 3.5 inches, 2.5 inches, color, English

"This is your private collection of beautiful girls from the master hand of Gil Elvgren." A vintage set of full-color plastic coated playing cards...

+

Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Limited to 500 copies, Near Fine (light wear to the edges and corners, very clean), Middle Earth, Denver, CO, 1973, 1st, 15 inches, 11 inches, 7 black & white illustrations

This was the very first of the Frank Frazetta portfolios published by Middle Earth. The next three were The Lord of the Rings (1974), Kubla Khan (1977),...

+

Stuart Davis: A Catalogue Raisonne - 3 Vol. Set
$300.00   $200.00
In stock
Save 33%
Ani Boyajian, Mark Rutkoski, Stuart Davis, Boyajian, Mark Rutkoski, Ani, Davis, Stuart, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Yale Art Gallery / Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2007, 1st, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 386+710+478 pages, 990 color and 1220 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

2008 George Wittenborn Memorial Book Award, Art Libraries Society of North America 2007 Honorable Mention, Award for Excellence, Art and Art History,...

+

Out of stock
Ioan Szasz, Eyvind Earle, Szasz, Ioan, Earle, Eyvind, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, 2017, 2nd, 978-1681882710, 10 inches, 12.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This lavish art book showcases an unprecedented collection of artworks spanning Earle's entire life as an artist...


Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, #97 of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2002, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 88 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This deluxe edition has cloth covers and a dustjacket and is signed & numbered with an extra full-page illustration. This stylish Spanish artist is...

+

Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, #1214 of 1250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket in Near Fine slipcase (uneven fading to the edges of the slipcase), Image, Orange, CA, 2002, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The Special Edition featuring 16 extra pages of paintings, a variant dustjacket, and a cloth slipcase. Out of print in hardcover and softcover. A 2002...

+

Fred Taraba, Taraba, Fred, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2016, 1st revised, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 432 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the 2016 edition which has corrections to the 2011 edition and added imagery. A big beautiful must-have book. Out of print. From the publisher:...

+

Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2010, 1st, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

A very sharp first printing of Adam's out-of-print art book. Reproducing most of Adam's covers from his 20 years (at the time of publication) with DC...

+

David Saunders, Walter M. Baumhofer, Saunders, David, Baumhofer, Walter M., Limited to 1000 copies. This copy is signed by the author., Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (blunt bump to the top of the spine and rear board, lower corners lightly bumped, interior Very Fine, tight, clean), Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy has a color illustrated bookplate signed by the author and numbered "174" A big beautiful book on a pulp cover artist. Out of print....

+

Sentinel (1979)
  $200.00
In stock
Strother MacMinn, Syd Mead, MacMinn, Strother, Mead, Syd, Very Good (moderate corner wear, mild thumbdents to the covers, spine unbroken, sewnbinding sound, but glue weakening), Hendrick-Ido-Ambacht, Netherlands, Dragon's Dream, 1979, 1st, 9063325916, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, 149 color (many double-page) and 32 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the book that brought Syd Mead to mainstream attention in 1979. After years of illustrating concept cars/vehicles for industrial and automotive...

+

INSCRIBED & dated Sept. 1981 by the author, Fine/Near Fine, Arthur Spear, Spear, Jr., Arthur, Spear, Arthur, Warren Historical Society and St. Botolph Club, 1981, 1st, 11 inches, 8 inches, viii, 72 pages, 43 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

Spear (1879 - 1959) was known primarily for paintings of nymphs, fauns, undersea dwellers, and other imaginary scenes. Inscribed & dated Sept. 1981...

+

Norman Lindsay Watercolours
  $195.00
In stock
Norman Lindsay, VF/NF (dustjacket slightly edgeworn with three small closed 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...

+

Very fine in very fine dust jacket, in original shrinkwrap, Karen Essex and James L. Swanson, Karen Essex and James L. Swanson, General Publishing Group, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 9.5 inches, 288 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

+

One of 150 copies with a bookplate signed by Len Brown and Zina Saunders and numbered to 150, Very Fine/Very Fine, Brown, Zina Saunders, Len, Abrams, 2012, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

This San Diego Comic-Con 2012 Exclusive is one of 150 copies with a bookplate signed by Len Brown and Zina Saunders and numbered to 150.  It sold out...

+

Very Fine/Very Fine, Paul Jouve, Marcilhac, Felix, Jouve, Paul, Les Editions de l'Amateur, 2005, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, French

The first monograph devoted to the fantastic animal painter, sculptor, and illustrator Paul Jouve (1878-1973). Up till now, the only books available on this...

+

Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine in a Very Fine slipcase, Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Vanguard Publications, 2013, 1st, 9781934331583, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This limited deluxe edition comes in a slipcase and contains 16 extra pages of artwork not in the regular hardcover or paperback editions. It sold out...

+

Signed by the author Walt Reed, Very Fine/Very Fine, Walt Reed, Reed, Walt, Watson-Guptill, 2001, 1st, 0942604806, Hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by the author Walt Reed. The latest revised edition expanded to cover four additional decades. This edition features entries for 647 artists and...

+

Scott Robertson, Sebastien Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, Patrick Desgreniers, Robertson, Scott, Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, Patrick Desgreniers, Sebastien, Signed by artists Sebastien Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, and David Levy. Ferrand, Levy and Doizon have each added a drawing., Fine/Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2009, 1st, 9781933492407, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This hardcover first printing is signed by artists Sebastien Larroude , Nicolas Ferrand , Thierry Doizon , Joel Dos Reis Viegas, and David Levy ....

+

Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Limited to 1500 deluxe hardbound copies signed by Stevens on a limitation page with a color illustration of a blonde nude, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kansas City, MO, Ursus, 1991, 1st, 0942681134, 15.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 40 pages, 17 color plates, 2 color and 11 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Limited to 1500 deluxe hardbound copies signed by Stevens on a limitation page with a color illustration of a blonde nude. This copy is signed by Stevens...

+

Robert Fawcett, Fawcett, Robert, Signed by the author, Very Good (spine ends moderately worn and bent in, mild wear and soiling to cloth covers, ), Watson-Guptill, New York, 1958, 1st, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 136 pages, 103 black & white illustrations (11 are double-page illustrations), hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by Fawcett and previously owned by another famous illustrator! Signed by the author illustrator Robert Fawcett...

+

Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, One of 450 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2016, 1st, 9781506701097, 16.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out of print limited edition hardcover's 12 x 16 page size is 45% larger than the trade edition (an 8.5 x 11 inch paperback)! From the publisher:...

+

Tierstudien
  $195.00
In stock
Emil Lohse, Lohse, Emil, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (lower corner lightly bumped, dustjacket chipped at corners and spine), Veb E. A. Seemann, Leipzig, 1956, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, xviii, 142 pages, 132 plates (about half in color), plus 6 text illustrations, hardcover, cloth, German

A collection of beautiful animal studies, most dating from 1905 to 1930. A wide assortment of mammals, reptiles, birds, and insects drawn from life or, in a...

+

Bill Morrison, Dan DeCarlo, Morrison, Bill, DeCarlo, Dan, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Long out of print. The first career retrospective of the great Archie comics artist: a fitting tribute to the life and art of one of the world's...

+

Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, #183 of 400 deluxe copies with a color illustrated limitation page signed by Cho, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear, several light scratches and small dents to the surface of the dustjacket), Baltimore, MD, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, 1889317071, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, Numerous black & white and 26 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The "Deluxe Signed Limited" Edition as stated on the embossed gold label on the dustjacket. This long out-of-print first art book on the Liberty Meadows...

+

Andrew Loomis, Loomis, Andrew, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild shelfwear, corners rubbed but sharp, binding & interior very soun, Viking, New York, 1947, 2nd 1948, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 302 pages, well-illustrated in black & white, with 22 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

This 1948 second printing of the original edition is from the library of Disney and Dreamworks animator Pres Romanillos. His original sales receipt from...

+

Fershid Bharucha, Richard Corben, Bharucha, Fershid, Corben, Richard, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (upper corners very lightly bumped, interior Fin, Brooklyn, Thumb Tack, 1981, 1st, 8449919495, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 80 color plates, 80 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This was illustrator and one-time underground cartoonist Dennis Nolan's copy with his autograph/owner's name written in the upper corner of the half-title...

+

Mike Ploog, Ploog, Mike, Limited to 725 copies with all these extras including a signed & numbered print, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (top of the spine bumped with a 1/16 inch closed tear, bump to the upper corner, light bumps to the lower corners, interior Fine), Pittsburgh, FPG, 2015, 1st, 978-0996668903, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy of The Art of Ploog includes the following Kickstarter Exclusives limited to just 725 copies: A 9" x 12" Signed & Numbered color print...

+

Fershid Bharucha, Richard Corben, Bharucha, Fershid, Corben, Richard, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners very sharp, interior Fin, Brooklyn, Thumb Tack, 1981, 1st, 8449919495, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 80 color plates, 80 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An above average copy with an attractive dustjacket. The scarce 1981 career retrospective of Richard Corben's work. Features 40 paintings, two stories,...

+