Contemporary Illustrators

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Zack Howard, Howard, Zack, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: "Wild Blue Yonder!" Zach Howard has been producing art for some of entertainment's biggest companies, working on projects like Shaun...

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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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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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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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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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Sparrow #10: Jim Mahfood
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Jim Mahfood, Mahfood, Jim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From IDW: This edition of the Sparrow focuses on Jim Mahfood, the fan-favorite artist who has worked on titles such as Clerks, the...

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Lili Chin, Chin, Lili, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Summersdale, London, 2020, 9781787837010, 6.25 inches, 4.75 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A fun and practical guide to interpreting your dog's behavior, by our friend Lili Chin, an artist best known for co-creating the Warner Bros animated series...

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Zim
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 14.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: ZIM is a 8.5" x 14.5" tall...

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Very Fine, Jeremy Lipking, Lipking, Jeremy, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 13 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

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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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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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