Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, Pacific Grove, CA, 2016, 1st, 13.25 inches, 11.6 inches, 64 pages, 67 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. For contemporary figurative painter Kent Williams, "the tactile qualities of the painted surface, the mark-making itself, plays as big a...

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Fine, Tundra, Northampton, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

The comic book artist and painter's first art book. A selection of drawings and prints--in some cases accompanied by the paintings they generated.

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Very Fine, Tundra, Northampton, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 44 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From 1991, the comic book artist and painter's first art book. A selection of 44 figurative drawings and monoprints--in some cases...

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Near Fine (light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Tundra, Northampton, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 44 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From 1991, the comic book artist and painter's first art book. A selection of 44 figurative drawings and monoprints--in some cases accompanied...

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Tom Kidd, Kidd, Tom, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild shelfwear, moderate rubbing to topedge of dustjacket, 1/2 inch closed tear to dustjacket), Paper Tiger, London, 2005, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, over 150 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tomm Kidd has become renowned as an artist of wondrous imagination and skill. His Orwellian visions of a future world, as depicted in his War of the Worlds...

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Kim Jung-Gi, Kim, Jung-Gi, Very Fine in Very Fine box in silver foil bag, Seoul, Superani, 2011, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 688 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Korean

Kim Jung-Gi is a Korean art instructor, cartoonist, and animator. This is his massive self-published sketchbook that everyone has been talking about. You...

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Kim Jung-Gi, Kim, Jung-Gi, Very Fine in Very Fine custom cardboard box, Superani, Seoul, 2013, 9788995973226, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 688, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Korean

Kim Jung-Gi is a Korean art instructor, cartoonist, and animator. This is his newest self-published sketchbook, made up primarily of drawings and sketches....

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Jung-Gi Kim, Kim, Jung-Gi, Very Fine in Very Fine custom cardboard box, Seoul, Superani, 2016, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Korean

Kim Jung-Gi is a Korean art instructor, cartoonist, and animator. This is his newest self-published sketchbook, made up of drawings and sketches from his...

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Djamila Knopf, Knopf, Djamila, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843213, 11.5 inches, 8.9 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Illustrator Djamila Knopf leads us through her world, where anime-influenced characters, exquisite settings, and the process of...

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Kuhnart Volume 1 (Signed)
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Andy Kuhn, Signed by the artist, VF, Kuhn, Andy, 2010, 1st, color wraps, English

Andy is a comic book artist (Firebreather) and this is a collection of finished ink drawings and illustrations: "commissions, twarts, odds, ends, and other...

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Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket lightly rubbed at the corners), Paul & Gaetan Brizzi, Brizzi, Paul & Gaetan, Polistampa, 2005, 1st, 8883048849, Hardcover, cloth, Italian

A large format picture book of the story of Ariosto’s epic opera. Paul & Gaetan Brizzi create together huge lushly shaded pencil drawings. The...

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L'art du Canard
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interDuck, interDuck, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015025, 11 inches, 10 inches, 512 pages, over 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

What if the greatest works of art from around the world had not been made by human beings but by... ducks? This is the question that these artists...

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Will, Will, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrink wrap, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2012, 10.75 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An art book exploring the illustrative work of bande dessinee artist Will. Through drafts, sketches, drawings and paintings, this art book shows all...


Annette Marnat, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, Paris, Mame, 2016, 10 inches, 13 inches, color illustrations, Hardcover, French

Annette Marnat illustrates this majestic pop-up Advent calendar! Three 13-inch wide panels open up to create a standing tabletop manger scene. To...

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Zao Dao, Zao Dao, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket in publisher's shrink wrap, Mosquito, St. Egreve, 2016, 978-2-35283-302-4, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 118 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A beautiful debut graphic novel--that looks like an art book--from a young female artist in mainland China. With minimal text and grand illustrations, often...

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Legends of the Blues
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Very Fine/Very Fine, William Stout, Stout, William, Abrams ComicArts, 2013, 1st, 9781419706868, 1-4197-0686-1, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Robert Johnson, Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Howlin’ Wolf, Bessie Smith, Muddy Waters—say their names out loud and you...

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Olivia De Berardinis, Olivia De Berardinis, Inscribed by the artis, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Ozone, Roslyn, NY, 1993, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 108 pages, over 90 color plates, hardcover, cloth, English

Olivia's first collection from 1993. You've seen her art in the pages of Playboy and in dozens of other publications, on calendars, book covers, limited...

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Life After Black - Signed 1st
  $150.00
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Signed by the artist in silver ink on the front free endpaper, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Barron Storey, Storey, Barron, 2007, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

"Barron Storey: The Journals" reproduces full color pages from the artist/illustrator/instructor's notebooks. Beautifully produced on heavy stock and...

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Little Big Girl
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Dial Books, 2016, 978-0803739123, 0803739125, 11.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A picture book written and illustrated by Claire Keane inspired by her own children. From the publisher: A touching picture book about an...

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One of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Gris Grimly, Grimly, Gris, Mad Creator Productions, 2004, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, color illustrations, Hardcover, stiff wraps bound with two screwposts, English

A very limited edition collection of drawings and sketches for Grimly's 2005 picture book--Little Jordan Ray's Muddy Spud--published by Baby Tattoo Books....

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Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream
  $100.00
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Near Fine (one deep ding to the bottom edge of the rear board, two mild dings to the fore edge of the boards, and a few light ding, Locust Moon Press, Philadelphia, 2014, 1st, 21.25 inches, 16.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Another one of those ridiculously oversize books that are all the rage nowadays, following in the footsteps of Peter Maresca's (Sunday Press) oversized...

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Locomotion
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Golden Cosmos, Cosmos, Golden, Very Fine, Nobrow, London, 2016, 978-1-910620-11-3, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the Publisher: A stunning double-sided panorama measuring 54 inches on the history of trains printed in glorious spot color! The beautiful...

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Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (mild shelf wear, interior new and unread), Korero, London, 2018, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 576 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

An incredible catalog of custom display fonts and logos. Out of print. From the publisher: For more than 20 years, Rian Hughes has been a versatile...

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Lonely Heart: The Art of Tara McPherson
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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2008, 4th, 9781595821027, 11.4 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The compelling paintings and posters of Tara McPherson are a tour-de-force of creative tension, at once heartfelt and heartbreaking....

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Los Elegidos
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Very slight surface nicks otherwise VF, Dibbuks, 2004, 1st, pictorial boards, Spanish

A collection of the best illustrations to appear in the magazine Training & Development Digest in its fifty first issues. This book reflects almost a...

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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Slight rubbing to the cover, otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse Comics, Milwaukie, OR, 2009, 9781595822222, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, padded pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Loss, love, and loneliness. Altered forms and transfigured ideas. Power and vulnerability. Parallel universes of...

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Louis Thomas: Portraits
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Louis Thomas, Thomas, Louis, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, Editions de Pipo, Paris, 2016, 1st, 12 inches, 8.25 inches, 144 pages, 81 full-page and over 50 smaller color illustrations and 24 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

A collection of portraits by Louis Thomas, a book, magazine and advertising illustrator and a visual development artist and character designer in the...

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Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, A special bookplate signed by the six artists is attached to the front endpaper, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A Kickstarter First Printing of the book with a special bookplate, signed by all six artists, attached to the front endpaper. An anthology of artwork...

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Lovers and Other Strangers
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Jack Vettriano, Vettriano, Jack, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (Some wear to the spine of the dustjacket), Fall River Press, New York, 2009, 9781435118928, 8.5 inches, 6.75 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The painter Jack Vettriano emerged from unlikely beginnings as an apprentice mining engineer in Fife- unknown and untutored- to see his paintings acquired...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2003, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, La Luz de Jesus/Last Gasp, Los Angeles, 2003, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Lucio Perinotto Artbook 3
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Lucio Perinotto, Perinotto, Lucio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Geneva, Paquet, 2016, 1st, 978-2888907749, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new collection of 30 paintings made for the covers of the magazine Le Fana de l'Aviation, as well as over 100 incredible pencil drawings published for the...

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Lucio Perinotto Artbook 4
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Lucio Perinotto, Perinotto, Lucio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Geneva, Paquet, 2019, 1st, 9782889325047, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new collection of 37 paintings made for the covers of the magazine Le Fana de l'Aviation, as well as over 100 incredible pencil drawings published for the...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (very light wear to the lower corners, light rubbing to the back cover, very flat, tight, clean), 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2012, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 27 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The catalog to the exhibition to Ashley Wood's first-ever fine-art gallery show at the Jonathan Levine gallery in NYC! This was published by Ashley's own 3A...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 250 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781600100826, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 2 double-page and 43 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Paintings of Machine Sabbath by Ashley Wood / Happiness Edition. This is the SDCC 2013 variant cover edition limited to 250 copies. A collection of...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 250 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to the covers), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781600100826, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 2 double-page and 43 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Paintings of Machine Sabbath by Ashley Wood / Happiness Edition. This is the SDCC 2013 variant cover edition limited to 250 copies. A collection of...

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Malcolm (Skip) Liepke, Liepke, Malcolm (Skip), Very Fine, Arcadia Fine Arts, New York, 2008, 1st, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 14 pages, 11 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Oils on canvas. 11 small works with dimensions of 14" x 12" or 12" x 4".

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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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One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jason Chalker aka Manly Art, Chalker aka Manly Art, Jason, DKE Toys, 2021, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, 34 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Thirty-four paintings of Boba Fett! A collection of the thirty-four original backer card paintings by Jason Chalker, aka Manly Art, for a 2017 limited...

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Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe
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Marc Bell, Bell, Marc, Very Fine, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2009, 1st, 9781897299890, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 272 pages, Over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Marc Bell's "Fine Ahtwerks" : 2001-2008. Out of print. From the publisher: Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe seamlessly combines decade-plus-long comics...

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Mark Schultz, Schultz, Mark, One of 1000 numbered deluxe hardbound copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine, Flesk, Santa Cruz, CA, 2006, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.9 inches, 48 pages, black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume is out-of-print in both hardcover and softcover. This hardcover edition features an extra S&N plate reproducing an unpublished drawing in...

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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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Humberto Ramos, Ramos, Humberto, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917579, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Gaze in wonder on the art of modern masters - in the Marvel Monographs! Mexican artist Humberto Ramos is one of the most immediately...

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Marvel Portfolio: Artgerm
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Stanley "Artgerm" Lau, Lau, Stanley "Artgerm", Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Marvel, 2020, 1st, 9781302923549, 15 inches, 10.75 inches, 12 pages, 12 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Twelve 9 1/2 x 14 1/2 inch color prints, full bleed, on mat finish cardstock. Housed in a hardcover folder. A well designed pocket holds the prints and...

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Marvel Portfolio: Peach Momoko
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Peach Momoko, Momoko, Peach, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Marvel, 2021, 1st, 9781302928322, 15 inches, 10.75 inches, 12 pages, 12 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Twelve 9 1/2 x 14 1/2 inch color prints, full bleed, on mat finish cardstock. Housed in a hardcover folder. A well designed pocket holds the prints and...

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Masami Teraoka, Teraoka, Masami, Very Fine, Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, 1993, 1st, 8 inches, 12 inches, 10 pages, 10 color and 1 black & white illustration, Softcover, English

A wonderful sexy funny series of color woodcut/etching/aquatint prints by the Japanese artist Masami Teraoka. The four prints are reproduced as full page...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Tokyo, Asahi Sonorama, 1984, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 106 pages, 63 color and 47 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Japanese

With a full page original ink drawing signed by the artist on blank backside of the first page. From 1984, Amano's first collection. Works in acrylic,...

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Mathieu Lauffray - Axis Mundi
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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Very Fine with a Very Fine belly band, Paris, CSFL Ink, 2013, 1st, 9782359470208, 12 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A magnificent monograph devoted to illustrator, painter, comic book artist, concept/visual development artist Mathieu Lauffray. Chapters: Impulsion...

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