Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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, 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, 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 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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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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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 third self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches in pencil or ink with occasional color. (Sketchbooks...

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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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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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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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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,...


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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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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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 Baeder's Road Well Taken
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Jay Williams, John Baeder, Williams, Jay, Baeder, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Vendome Press, 2015, 1st, 978-0-86565-319-1, 10 inches, 10 inches, 272 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A thick monograph on the photorealist painter. Over 300 color illustrations. From the publisher: A fascinating trip through the evocative remnants 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, 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, 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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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.


Jeremy Lipking, Lipking, Jeremy, Very Fine, Arcadia Fine Arts, New York, 2017, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 20 pages, 17 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

16 recent oil paintings are reproduced in this gallery exhibition catalog.

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Jeff Soto, Soto, Jeff, Limited to 1500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, San Diego, Mark Murphy, 2007, 1st, 0-9771430-9-0, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher Mark Murphy: "No Hope" a 32 page mini zine that measures 5 1 2" x 8 1 2" featuring photos, sketches, drawings and painting pieces and...

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Marie-Ange Guillaume, Jean-Marie Pigeon, Guillaume, Marie-Ange, Pigeon, Jean-Marie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Paris, Christian Desbois Editions, 1995, 1st, 291015002X, 12 inches, 9 inches, 72 pages, color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Jean-Marie Pigeon is one of the premier sculptors in the world of Bande Dessinee. This monograph features over 100 color photographs of the sculptors' many...

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Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, Goblin's Way, 2018, 1st, 9782981528933, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 66 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A new sketchbook by the French fantasy illustrator Jean-Baptiste Monge. This is his second self-published book. Filled with incredibly detailed drawings and...

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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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James Christensen, Christensen, James, Fine, The Greenwich Workshop Press, Shelton, CT, 2001, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 38 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A sharp copy of James Christensen's volume in The Greenwich Workshop's New Century Artists Series. 38 paintings with commentary by the artist. From...

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Anthony Quinn, Jack Vettriano, Quinn, Anthony, Vettriano, Jack, Signed by the artist, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, London, Pavilion Books, 2004, 1st, 9781862056466, 1-86205-646-3, 11.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by the artist. From the dustjacket: Over the last few years Jack Vettriano has risen to fame meteorically. Emerging from the...

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Richard Starkings, John G. Roshell, J. Scott Campbell, Starkings, John G. Roshell, Richard, Campbell, J. Scott, #111 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Image Comics, 2015, 1st, 978-1-63215-437-8, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 312 pages, over 1000 black & white illustrations with 16 pages in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Signed & Numbered Edition limited to 500 copies. J. Scott Campbell: Time Capsule 1994-2004 An Art and Career Retrospective. In 2004, Richard...

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Ragnar, Ragnar, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2005, 1st, 9780972938822, 7 inches, 7 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

With a bookplate illustrated by Ragnar ("exclusive to Bud Plant") and signed by Ragnar. An illustrated children's book by the noted designer/illustrator.

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Istvan Banyai, Banyai, Istvan, Fine, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockridge, MA, 2013, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 16 pages, 19 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Awarded third place in the Exhibition Catalogue category of the 2014 New England Museum Association Publication Awards! Companion...

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Signed & dated 2001 by Cho with a full-page ink drawing of an ape pounding his chest "ROARRR!!" Also SIGNED & dated 2003 by Wheatley with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Frank Cho, Marc Hempel & Mark Wheatley, Gross, Allan, Cho, Marc Hempel & Mark Wheatley, Frank, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 112 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, Hardcover, cloth, English

This copy has original drawings on the front free endpaper by two of the artists profiled: Frank Cho and Mark Wheatley. Signed and dated 2001 by Cho with...

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Allan Gross, Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Gross, Allan, Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Frank, Signed by the artist, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket lightly rubbed), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st, 188931711X, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 112 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, cloth, English

A retrospective and detailed discussion of the careers of three artists:Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley. From the publisher: See eye-popping...

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Allan Gross, Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Gross, Allan, Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Frank, Signed by the artist, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st, 188931711X, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 112 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, cloth, English

A retrospective and detailed discussion of the careers of three artists:Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley .From the publisher: See eye-popping...

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Invented People - Signed
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Signed by Rick Berry, Very Fine, Hampton Falls, NH, Donald M. Grant, 2019, 1st, 9781880418833, 1880418835, 12 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, 49 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Without preliminary sketching or planning, each painting evolves from random, expressive marks into figures simultaneously evoking movement and emotion. 49...

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J. Otto Seibold, Vivian Walsh, J. Otto Seibold, Seibold, Vivian Walsh, J. Otto, Seibold, J. Otto, Signed and dated 4-5-08 by J. Otto Seibold with a drawing of the pig's face, Fine in Very Good dustjacket (half-inch triangular, Tokyo, Seibundo Shinkosha Publishing Co., 1996, 1st, 9784416896303, 4416896301, 10.4 inches, 7.5 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations on every page, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An unusual Japanese art book signed and dated 6-22-98 by J. Otto Seibold with drawings of three of his characters. An idiosyncratic art book by...

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Bartolome Segui, Segui, Bartolome, Fine, Casal Solleric, Palma, 2016, 1st, 8.7 inches, 8.5 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

An impressive catalogue for the artist's comprehensive museum exhibition in Palma, Spain in 2016. The text is in English, Spanish, and Catalan. Never...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Viktor Kalvachev, Kalvachev, Viktor, 2018, 2nd 2020, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 216 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Each copy purchased from Stuart Ng Books comes with an original head sketch on big A4 paper (8.25 x 11.75 inches)! That's right, a real original...

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Ink is my Blood - Volume 4
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Apollonia Saintclair, Saintclair, Apollonia, Very Fine, Encre Sympathique, Zurich, Switzerland, 2020, 9783952480397, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 148 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Ink is my Blood is a series of artbooks showcasing most of Apollonia Saintclair's graphic work. The Volume 4, first of the new...

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Ink is my Blood - Volume 3
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Apollonia Saintclair, Saintclair, Apollonia, Very Fine, Encre Sympathique, Zurich, Switzerland, 2018, 9783952480359, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 148 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Ink is my Blood is a series of artbooks showcasing most of Apollonia Saintclair's graphic work. The Volume 3, ending the first...

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Ink is my Blood - Volume 2
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Apollonia Saintclair, Saintclair, Apollonia, Very Fine, Encre Sympathique, Zurich, Switzerland, 2017, 9783952480328, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 148 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: he second from a series of three art books showcasing Apollonia's graphic work. This book includes more then 130 full page drawings...

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Apollonia Saintclair, Saintclair, Apollonia, Very Fine, Encre Sympathique, Zurich, Switzerland, 2015, 9783952480342, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 148 pages, over 130 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Volume One is the first from a series of three art books showcasing most of Apollonia's graphic work. This book includes more then...


In Animate (Near Fine)
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Kent Williams, Near Fine (Slight warp at lower corner, light bump to corner, otherwise unread), Williams, Kent, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2007, 1st, color wraps, Japanese, German, English

This large format catalogue features 19 paintings from Williams' 2007 exhibition at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. Short introduction by Sara...

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In Animate (Fine)
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Kent Williams, Fine, Williams, Kent, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2007, 1st, color wraps, German, Japanese, English

This large format catalogue features 19 paintings from Williams' 2007 exhibition at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. Short introduction by Sara...

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Illustration Magazine #72
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This issue covers three artists: - Frank Fruzyna (33 pages with 5 color and 33 black & white illustrations). - C. C. Beall (20 pages with 37 color...

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Very Fine, Tiki Machine, 2012, 1st, 9780615650289, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: The American Old West was filled with all kinds of folks whose real lives blurred the line between history and legend....

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35 of 50 copies signed by the artist. With a large drawing of a Helmetgirl, Very Fine, Camilla d'Errico, d'Errico, Camilla, Mondo Bizarro, 2010, 1st, 9788896850008, 10 inches, 7 inches, 50 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian, English

35 of 50 copies signed by the artist, with a large drawing of a Helmetgirl. "Camilla's show, 'Il Codice d'Errico' was missed by many people who...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, #116 of 950 numbered copies signed by the artist, Pink spine is faded white otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2003, 1st, 9.75 inches, 6.6 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This long out-of-print signed and numbered Deluxe Edition is printed on an extra heavy fine art paper (Old Mill 190 gr. paper) which reproduces the artwork...

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Laura Numeroff, Brian Ajhar, Numeroff, Laura, Ajhar, Brian, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Kansas City, MO, Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2017, 1st, 9781449480172, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ajhar has added a large ink drawing on the half-title page in this first printing. From the publisher: #1 New York Times best-selling author Laura...

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