Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
George Khoury, Eric Nolen-Weathington, Arthur Adams, Khoury, Eric Nolen-Weathington, George, Adams, Arthur, Near Fine (mild thumbdents to the covers otherwise Very Fine, sharp corners and edges, bright, glossy), Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows, 2006, 1st, 9781893905542, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. An art book devoted to fan favorite artist Arthur Adams. Contains a book-length interview with over 150 black & white illustrations....

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Fine, Mike Ploog, Ash & Eric Nolen-Weathington, Roger, Ploog, Mike, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781605490076, 1605490075, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the Publisher: In the 1970s, horror comics were huge—and no one drew werewolves, swamp creatures, and demonic motorcyclists better than Mike...

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Ilya Kuvshinov, Kuvshinov, Ilya, Very Fine, PIE International, Japan, 2017, 9784756248756, 9.2 inches, 7.5 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The first collection of works by the Japan-based Russian illustrator, Ilya Kuvshinov Ilya Kuvshinov is a Russian illustrator with...

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Delicatessen, Akiko Kawamura, Nico, Toko Ohmori, Tatsuya Oka, Hiroyuki Takeno, Kayano Wada, et al, Delicatessen, Akiko Kawamura, Nico, Toko Ohmori, Tatsuya Oka, Hiroyuki Takeno, Kayano Wada, et al, Very Fine, Modena, Italy, HappyBooks, 2005, 2nd, 9788886416597, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

This is Delicatessen's second collection of cutting-edge Japanese fashion illustration. Eighteen artists with widely-divergent styles are represented by...

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Lu Ming, Ming, Lu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Saint Louis, MO, Magnetic Press, 2021, 1st, 9781951719098, 12.0 inches, 9.0 inches, 120 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A career-spanning survey of beautiful, meticulously rendered paintings, sketches and drawings by the multi-talented, prolific artist, Lu Ming. From the...

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Bill Plympton, VF, Plympton, Bill, Regan Books, 1999, 1st, wraps, English

Bill Plympton merges his mainstream cartoons with his men’s magazine stuff to create the illustrations for this epic poem about the plump sexpot.

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 978-1-933492-94-0, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Signed by 3 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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James McMullan, McMullan, James, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Lincoln Center Theater, 2012, 1st, 9781467530064, 12 inches, 9.2 inches, 80 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth and pictorial boards, English

This book "shows the sketches and final images of 33 of the 44 posters [James McMullan] has created for Lincoln Center Theater since the publication of The...

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Moshino's Works for Girl Studio
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Katsura Moshino, Moshino, Katsura, Fine, Tokyo, E.T. Co. Ltd., 1998, 2nd, 9784309902807, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

With a strong reference to early 1960s Afro-American soul illustration, Moshino crashes into the twenty-first century with his challenging and brilliant...

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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Nuevo Nueve, 2020, 1st, 978-84-17989-20-0, 9.5 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

This new hardcover color sketchbook by Tony includes sketches in pencil, ink and watercolor, and comics panels and short scenes (story fragments) with Mr....

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Very Fine, Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts / Beeldbeeld, 2003, 1st, 096420696X, Softcover, French wraps, French, Dutch, English

Includes color and black & white drawings, and photograph collages. From the Publisher: "Includes paintings, pictures, movie shots, drawings,...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, an Artist's Proof signed by the artist and marked "AP", Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, Hardcover, boards, English

A rare Artist's Proof of the Signed & Numbered Slipcased Hardcover Edition of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art--the only...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Tiny bend to the tip of the corner of the cover, otherwise Very Fine - new and unread, no thumbdents, spine unbroken, clean, tight, bright), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A very sharp copy of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. It would be hard to find another copy as nice as this one....

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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....

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Todd Schorr, Schorr, Todd, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Last Gasp, 2017, 1st, 978-0-86719-854-6, 11.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 304 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Neverlasting Miracles is an exquisite career retrospective, presenting the best works of artist Todd Schorr. One of the leading...

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New Faces of Realism
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Fine, Arcadia Gallery, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A group exhibition catalogue from Arcadia Gallery in New York City. Contains 22 images by Kerry Brooks, Danny Galieote, Peter Greaves, and Kris Lewis....

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Nicolas De Crecy
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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Edition of 4000 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, MEL Publisher, 2016, 1st, 9791094823002, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 344 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A comprehensive retrospective of this illustrator and bande dessinee artist's work. In French. From the publisher: The first illustrated monograph...

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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, One of 150 copies including a signed & numbered aquatint print, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Paris, MEL Publisher, 2016, 1st, 9791094823033, 12.5 inches, 11 inches, 344 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe edition of the monograph includes a slipcase and an aquatint print, Le petit fantôme domestique , 2015, signed and numbered to 150...

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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, #1992 of 3000 numbered copies, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (dustjacket rubbed with a half-inch tear at spine), Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2006, 1st, 2930142162, 11 inches, 11.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A fantastic collection of the illustrative work of Serge Clerc. "The leading light of "Metal Hurlant" when it was in its heyday and the main illustrator...

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George Pratt, Pratt, George, Fine, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, 160 illustrations, some color, softcover, French wraps, English

A sketchbook of WWI trench warfare by the artist of the painted graphic novel Enemy Ace: War Idyll. Ink, inkwash, watercolor, monotype prints. Introduction...

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George Pratt, Pratt, George, #189 of 500 copies signed by Pratt, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 160 monotypes, some color, Hardcover, leather spine, cloth boards with a color illustrated plate onlaid, English

A Fine copy of the limited deluxe edition of George Pratt's sketchbook of WWI trench warfare. Ink, inkwash, watercolor, monotype prints. Introduction by...

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Noble Boy - Signed
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Scott Morse, SIGNED by the artist, VF, Morse, Scott, Red Window/Adhouse, 2005, 1st, pictorial boards

Scott’s tribute to his mentor, Warner Bros. cartoon background designer Maurice Noble. Color paintings and rhyming text in a big ol’ board...

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Limited to 3000 numbered copies, Upper corner bumped otherwise Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Nobrow Press, 2001, 1st, 9780956213532, 13.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 3000 numbered copies and long out of print. Edited by Sam Arthur and Alex Spiro, creative directors of Nobrow Press London. Entirely single...

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Limited to 3000 numbered copies, Very Fine (tight and unread) in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Nobrow Press, 2010, 1st, 9781907704086, 12.2 inches, 8.7 inches, 60 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 3000 numbered copies and long out of print. Edited by Sam Arthur and Alex Spiro, creative directors of Nobrow Press London. 30 double-page...

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Very Fine, Nobrow Press, London, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the Publisher: The long awaited return of our beloved anthology series, just in time for Nobrow's 10th anniversary, NOBROW 10 features a wealth of...


Very Fine, Nobrow, London, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the Publisher: As with every year, we have given over 45 artists a theme and four way colour palette to unleash their creative wizardry. This years...

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Nomads - Limited Edition
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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Shane Pierce, Pierce, Shane, 2015, 1st, 7.8 inches, 7.4 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Nomads art book is a collection of 36 extraordinary oil paintings by Shane Pierce that explores rambling dark figures in modern compositions mixed with...

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Jeffrey Alan Love, Love, Jeffrey Alan, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Flesk, Santa Cruz, 2020, 1st Paperback Printing, 9 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, pictorial boards, English

This book is signed by Jeffrey Alan Love. It includes all the Kickstarter extras: a 8.5 x 11 inch print and six 4 x 6 inch color postcards. Notes From...

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Rainman, Rainman, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Irinvoon Press, Seoul, 2019, 9791195140626, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The second collection of concept art, drawings, and illustrations by the Korean artist Rainman. Works from 2013-2019.

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Obey Giant - First Printing
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Shepard Fairey, Fairey, Shepard, Limited to 1500 copies, 1 inch closed tear to one page otherwise Fine, La Base 01, Paris, 2003, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.5 inches, 63 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

For the exhibition Obey giant, from 22/02/2003-05/04/2003, in Paris. Shepard Fairey Posters, 1993-2003.

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Kilian Eng, Eng, Kilian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Portland, OR, Floating World Comics, 2020, 1st, 9781942801788, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 280 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This definitive edition collects all of Kilian Eng's otherworldly landscapes and retro-futuristic illustrations in one massive...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, James Prosek, Prosek, James, Rizzoli, 2012, 1st, 9780847839070, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The captivating watercolors of James Prosek, the artist the New York Times calls "the Audubon of the fishing world." In the...

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Signed by the artist with a headsketch of Captain America, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gene Ha, Ha, Gene, 2015, 1st, 9780996272414, 11.25 inches, 8.7 inches, 104 pages, over 140 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Self-published by the artist, Gene Ha, a gorgeous hardcover art book. Gene has drawn an original head sketch in color marker on the first blank page....

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Signed by the artist with a headsketch of Spider-Gwen, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gene Ha, Ha, Gene, 2015, 1st, 9780996272414, 11.25 inches, 8.7 inches, 104 pages, over 140 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Self-published by the artist, Gene Ha, a gorgeous hardcover art book. Gene has drawn an original head sketch in color marker on the first blank page....

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Signed by the artist with a headsketch of Wonder Woman, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gene Ha, Ha, Gene, 2015, 1st, 9780996272414, 11.25 inches, 8.7 inches, 104 pages, over 140 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Self-published by the artist, Gene Ha, a gorgeous hardcover art book. Gene has drawn an original head sketch in color marker on the first blank page....

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Ode To Bass & Trout
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Alan James Robinson, VF/VF, Robinson, Alan James, Smithmark, 1999, 1st, cloth, English

"An illustrated treasury of the best angling literature," compiled by wildlife artist, illustrator and master printmaker (The Press of the Sea Turtle) Alan...

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Off To Sea: A Romance
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Richard Stine, Fine, Stine, Richard, Simon & Schuster, 1987, 1st, pictorial boards, English

A picture book for adults.

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Richard Stine, #540 of 3000 copies SIGNED by the author, Fine/Fine, Stine, Richard, Welcome Prod., 1987, 1st, cloth

The true first edition - a deluxe signed & numbered edition - of this perennial best-selling picture book for adults.

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Off To Sea: A Romance - Signed
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Richard Stine, Signed & dated 3-27-87 (the year of publication) by the artist, Fine, Stine, Richard, Simon & Schuster, 1987, 1st, pictorial boards

A picture book for adults. Signed by the artist.

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Sarah Dungan, Signed by the artist, VF, Dungan, Sarah, 2008, 1st, wraps

"The Art of Sarah Dungan, Volume 2." A collection of illustrations related sketches by this Berkeley-based animator/artist. A nice series of storybook...

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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Fine, Robert Bane Editions, Los Angeles, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.325 inches, 20 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A slick illustrated catalog of Olivia's prints, published by the Los Angeles Gallery that represented her. Each of the 37 prints inside has a spot gloss...

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Once Upon A Cloud - Signed
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Signed by the artist, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends or corners may be lightly bumped, otherwise new and unread), New York, Dial Books, 2015, 10.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Claire's first children's picture book. Illustrated in her favorite medium: pastel. From the publisher: Fresh from her work on Frozen and Tangled,...

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Fine, Jeremy Fish, Fish, Jeremy, Upper Playground, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: San Francisco based artist Jeremy Fish uses a recurring cast of characters to tell tall tales through his finely rendered...

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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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Barry Windsor-Smith, Windsor-Smith, Barry, Limited to 750 copies signed by the artist on an extra illustrated limitation page, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (moderate wear to the dustjacket), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1999, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.8 inches, 176 pages, 66 color and 60 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The scarce signed limited edition of BWS' art book featuring a tipped-in vellum limitation page illustrated with a beautiful pen & ink drawing of a...

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