Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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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Evening Becomes Electric
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Very Fine, Patricia Chidlaw, Chidlaw, Patricia, Terrence Rogers Fine Art, 2007, 1st, 8.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 24 pages, 11 paintings in color, Softcover, wraps, English

An exhibition catalogue of new paintings by this excellent contemporary realist painter. Reminiscent of John Register, Chidlaw renders everyday locations...

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Limited to 1000 numbered copies, Very Fine, 2012, 1st, Softcover, color wraps, English

Highlights include a 19-page interview with Craig Thompson illustrated with notebook drawings, thumbnails, and pencil pages; and a 2-page interview with...

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Coloring With Your Octopus
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Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo Books, 2014, 7 inches, 14 inches, 48 pages, 48 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A wonderful line art book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger! From the publisher: A cinematically proportioned coloring...

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20 Queens - Signed
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2010, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

20 Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 2! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist best...

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30 Queens - Signed
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2011, 7 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

30 Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 3! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist best...

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40 Queens - Signed
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2012, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

40 Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 4! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist best...

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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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The Thief of Always
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Clive Barker, Kris Oprisko, Gabriel Hernandez, Barker, Kris Oprisko, Clive, Hernandez, Gabriel, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2005, 1st, 978-1600107139, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Master of horror Clive Barker's Thief of Always is a fable appealing to horror and fantasy fans young and old. Now IDW brings you...

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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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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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The Sea-Thing Child
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Patrick Benson, Hoban, Russell, Benson, Patrick, Candlewick, 1999, 1st, 0763608475, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A poignant story about a puffin who finds the courage to retake to the sea, written by Russell Hoban, the author of "The Mouse and His Child" and "Riddley...

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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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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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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, German, English, Japanese

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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Oscar Wilde, P. Craig Russell, Wilde, Oscar, Russell, P. Craig, Very Fine/Very Fine, NBM, New York, 1992, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Russell's two retellings here, The Selfish Giant and The Star Child , adeptly capture Wilde's ability to bring a gentle, unexpected note of pathos to the...

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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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Alexandre Clérisse, Clérisse, Alexandre, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulouse, Milan et Demi, 2016, 1st, 978-2-7459-7814-1, 12.6 inches, 11 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

12 directors hidden in their films! Alexandre Clérisse plays hide-and-seek with cult filmmakers. Tumultuous images depict the landscapes from the...

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Babes, Beasts, and Brawn: Sculpture of the Fantastic
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Steve Kiwus, Kiwus, Steve, Very Fine, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1-59307-013-7, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

"The Action-Figure Art of Steve Kiwus and Eightball Studios." A showcase of action figures and limited edition statues. The book features hundreds of...

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Don't Hold Your Breath: Nothing New from Brian Ewing
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Brian Ewing, Ewing, Brian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2010, 1st, 978-1-59582-314-4, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Sharp as broken glass, smooth as a polished skull, dark as the other side of the moon -- this is the art of Brian Ewing, one of the...

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French Milk
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Lucy Knisley, Knisley, Lucy, Very Fine, New York, Simon & Schuster, 2007, 1st, 9781416575344, 8.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 206 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Through delightful drawings, photographs, and musings, twenty-three-year-old Lucy Knisley documents a six-week trip she and her...

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William Joyce, Joyce, William, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (creases on dustjacket rear), New York, Harper & Row, 1995, 1st revised, 0060230479, 8.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first printing of the expanded edition with 16 more pages! From the dustjacket: Everyone's favorite dinosaur is back, and he's bigger and better...

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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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The Jackson 500 Vol. 1
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2005, 2nd, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Out of print. The Jackson 500 paintings are spontaneous compositions that contain the buds of many of Biskup's...

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