Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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Jeremy Lipking, Lipking, Jeremy, Fine, Arcadia Fine Arts, New York, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 15 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A 16-page full color booklet reproducing 15 Jeremy Lipking paintings.


Very Fine, Jeremy Lipking, Lipking, Jeremy, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 24 pages, 19 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

19 new oil paintings are reproduced, most as full-page illustrations. Plus a Curriculum Vitae.

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Very Fine, Joe Sorren, Sorren, Joe, Murphy Design, 2003, 2nd, Hardcover, cloth, English

"In Celebration of Balance & Opposable Thumbs is an inspirational collection of paintings by Joe Sorren. Over 160 pages celebrate the past 10 years of...

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Very Fine, Joe Sorren, Sorren, Joe, Grand Central Press / Gingko Press, 2010, 1st, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Joe Sorren’s oil paintings redefine naturalist scenery such as caves, reefs, and seashores, inserting a surreal mood through...

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Very Fine, Massimo Carnevale, Carnevale, Massimo, Editoriale Aurea, 2010, 1st, 9788861232891, Softcover, wrap, Italian

This art book reproduces all previous 77 painted covers to "John Doe" by Massimo Carnevale as full-page illustrations without logos or text. The...

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John Swannell Photographs
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John Swannell, Fine, Swannell, John, Chris Beetles Ltd., 2008, 1st, pictorial boards

Fully illustrated exhibition catalogue with price list included.

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Jonny Negron, Negron, Jonny, Very Fine, Portland, Floating World Comics, 2016, 1st, 978-1-942801-94-8, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Jonny Negron's newest monograph collects the signature pinup illustrations that have gained him a cult following. Negron's art visualizes stylish ladies of...

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Julien Delval, Delval, Julien, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Editions Caurette, Buhl, 2019, 1st, 11.75 inches, 11 inches, 320 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Two artbooks by artist Julien Delval in a beautiful slipcase. Book 1, Monograph, is a selection of his highly detailed paintings and illustrations. Book 2,...


Jungle Queens
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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 previous ten years: 1998-2008. Includes the Shanna the She-Devil and Jungle Girl covers (sans logos and...

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Junko Mizuno's Hell Ladies
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Junko Mizuno, Mizuno, Junko, Very Fine, London, Titan, 2019, 1st, 9781787730908, 8.7 inches, 7.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, stiff oversize vinyl wraps, English

From the publisher: A collection of Junko Mizuno's early works at the start of her professional career. Her powerful female characters with a...

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Juxtapoz #133: Vol. 19, No. 2
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Near Fine (corner bent otherwise new and unread), High Speed Productions, San Francisco, 2012, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The February issue of Juxtapoz features a cover story on Melbourne-based fine artist, Jeremy Geddes. Interviewed by fellow Australian...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's third self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches in pencil or ink with occasional color. (Sketchbooks...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fourth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fifth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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Kent Wiliams: How Human of You
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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 12 inches, 36 pages, 22 color plates, Hardcover, cloth spine, boards, English

From the artist: This 36-page, 10" x 12" catalog from Kent Williams' 2014 exhibition at 101/Exhibit, features a foil-debossed and laminated cover on chip...

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, 101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 12 inches, 36 pages, 22 color plates, Hardcover, cloth spine, boards, English

From the artist: This 36-page, 10" x 12" catalog from Kent Williams' 2014 exhibition at 101/Exhibit, features a foil-debossed and laminated cover on chip...

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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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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, First printing limited to 2500 copies. This copy signed by the artist., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Pacific Grove, CA, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2011, 1st, 9781934298091, 12.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 68 pages, 48 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Kent signed this for us at SDCC 2018. This large format hardcover reproduces 34 of Kent's figurative paintings (plus studies and details) created since...

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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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Kindling
  $75.00
James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine in Very Fine folder in publisher's shrinkwrap, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2009, 1st, 16 inches, 12 inches, color, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Kindling -- This collection of brand new works by James Jean showcases the larger-than-life power of his fine...


Limited to 2000 copies, Fine, Jon J. Muth, Kent Williams, Muth, Kent Williams, Jon J., Allen Spiegel, 2001, 1st, 0964206935, 9.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 84 pages, 36 color and 25 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a hardcover collection of paintings by Jon J. Muth & Kent Williams that were exhibited at the Gomez Gallery in Baltimore. Introduction by Jose...

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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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Ladies - Signed & Numbered
  $65.00
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Philippe Berthet, Berthet, Philippe, One of 2500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Champaka / Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9782390410065, 10.75 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An art book exploring the illustrative work of bande dessinee artist Berthet (Pin-Up). This is a numbered limited edition with a removable art print signed...

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Le Jardin des Couleurs
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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...

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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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Liberatore: Le Donne
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Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, NBM, 2012, 1st, 9781561637133, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 168 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Liberatore's women. This updated art book has over 100 pages of new material. Sketches, pencil drawings, ink paintings, and finished paintings in a variety...

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Life After Black - Signed 1st
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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 Black Book
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Very Fine, Steven Russell Black, Black, Steven Russell, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 140 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Steven Russell Black is an illustrator and painter based in San Rafael, CA. His meticulously rendered images lean toward the unsettling and bizarre. This...


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
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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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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2008, 1st, 9781595821027, 11.4 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Lonely Heart, released in 2006, has gone through at least four printings. The first printing of this book sold out almost immediately. Tara's work has been...


Loose Joints 1
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Fine, Jonny Negron, Negron, Jonny, Space Face Books, 2014, 978-0-9838005-5-2, 8 inches, 6 inches, 52 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A 52 page collection of comics from artist Jonny Negron.

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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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Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, Signed by the six artists each of whom has added a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2014, 1st, 9781624650130, 10.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This first printing has been signed by all six participating artists each of whom has added a drawing! Plus two exclusive Kickstarter rewards in...