Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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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Graphite 10
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2018, 1st, 1909414735, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

GRAPHITE is a quarterly publication featuring inspirational artwork, interviews and tutorials on drawing, sketching and illustration. Issue 10 is the final...

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Graphite 9
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 201, 1st, 1909414719, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, French wraps, English

GRAPHITE features inspirational artwork, interviews and tutorials on drawing, sketching and illustration. Issue 09 features a cover by respected painter...

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One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mike Egan, Egan, Mike, DKE Toys, 2013, 1st, 8.4 inches, 8.3 inches, 52 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Fifty paintings by Mike Egan. Pop culture characters in Day of the Dead portraits: Bart, Homer, Carebear, Yoda, Chewbacca, The Hulk, Dracula, Frankenstein,...

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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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Sword Woman and Other Historical Adventures
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Robert E. Howard, John Watkiss, Howard, Robert E., Watkiss, John, Near Fine (light crease to the corner and first few pages, light tear on spine otherwise new and unread, very flat, tight, clean), Ballantine, New York, 2011, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, xxiv, 552 pages, 1 color and 7 full-page and over 30 smaller black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Eighteen short stories and poems illustrated by John Watkiss. One of the later collections in the Complete REH series, this volume sadly did not get the...

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Alex Gross, Gross, Alex, Limited to 1000 copies with an illustrated bookplate signed & numbered by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Gingko Press, 2019, 1st, 9783943330427, 8 inches, 10.25 inches, 216 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of Transformations: The Cabinet Card Paintings of Alex Gross 2012 - 2019 with a color illustrated...

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Daniel Doltz, Doris Freigofas (Golden Cosmos), Doltz, Doris Freigofas (Golden Cosmos), Daniel, Very Fine, Nobrow, London, 2012, 9781907704352, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

A concertina book that folds out to a 55-inch wide panel showing the history of flight! From the Publisher: The first book from Berlin illustration...

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Space Race (Leporello Series)
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Tom Clohosy Cole, Cole, Tom Clohosy, Very Fine, Nobrow Press, London, 2012, 9781907704437, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: In another installment in our bestselling concertina series, Tom Clohosy Cole leads us through the defining moments of that tense,...

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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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Eric Nolen-Weathington, Paolo Rivera, Nolen-Weathington, Eric, Rivera, Paolo, Very Fine, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2014, 1st, 978-1-60549-060-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, black & white and 8 color pages, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Eisner and Harvey Award-winner Paolo Rivera grew up in his parents' art store, so it's no wonder his life's path is that of an...

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Very Fine, Estrella Vega, Vega, Estrella, 2016, 1st, 6.25 inches, 5 inches, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An accordion book about life before the dinosaurs. The book contains a 108 inch long picture of the life forms of the period. Text about the period is...

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Very Fine, Estrella Vega, Vega, Estrella, 2016, 1st, 6.25 inches, 5 inches, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An accordion book about life before the dinosaurs. The book contains a 108 inch long picture of the life forms of the period. Text about the period is...

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Very Fine, Estrella Vega, Vega, Estrella, 2016, 1st, 6.25 inches, 5 inches, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An accordion book about life before the dinosaurs. The book contains a 108 inch long picture of the life forms of the period. Text about the period is...

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Very Fine, Estrella Vega, Vega, Estrella, 2016, 1st, 6.25 inches, 5 inches, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An accordion book about life before the dinosaurs. The book contains a 108 inch long picture of the life forms of the period. Text about the period is...

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Very Fine, Estrella Vega, Vega, Estrella, 2016, 1st, 6.25 inches, 5 inches, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An accordion book about life before the dinosaurs. The book contains a 108 inch long picture of the life forms of the period. Text about the period is...

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Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Letters
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Ari Berk, Brian Froud, Berk, Ari, Froud, Brian, Near Fine (Upper corners bumped, otherwise Fine), New York, Abrams, 2005, 1st, 978-0810957886, 10.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Cottington Archive reluctantly announces that more information about the infamous Lady Cottington has surfaced: a scrapbook...

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Character Design Quarterly 14
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-04-6, 191284303X, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: On the pages of issue 14, discover a collection of fascinating artwork, interviews, and tutorials from some of the industry's finest...

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Character Design Quarterly 15
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Very Fine, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2021, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Issue 15 is unashamedly packed with romance, magic, and fantasy. You'll discover an incredible cast of characters, each with their...

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Character Design Quarterly 16
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843060, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Character Design Quarterly (CDQ) is a lively, creative magazine bringing inspiration, expert insights, and leading techniques from...

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Character Design Quarterly 17
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843299, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Inside this action-packed issue, we bring you a step-by-step tutorial from the talented Shannon Hallstein, who creates a cast of Las...

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Eric Nolen-Weathington, Guy Davis, Nolen-Weathington, Eric, Davis, Guy, Very light rubbing to the two back corners otherwise Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean), TwoMorrows, Raleigh, NC, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Guy Davis is a master of the macabre, the mysterious... the just plain creepy. But underlying the eerie quality of his artwork is a...

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Character Design Quarterly 19
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781912843404, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: CDQ 19 is packed with tutorials and step-by-step guides, fascinating insights into working in the industry, and pages and pages of...

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Character Design Quarterly 20
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781912843442, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: CDQ 20 is packed with tutorials and step-by-step guides, fascinating insights into working in the industry, and pages and pages of...

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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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Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe
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John Rush, VF/Fine, Mayer, Marianna, Rush, John, Chronicle, 2004, 1st, pictorial boards, English

From the dust jacket: "Ivanhoe - At the dawn of the Middle Ages, a gripping tale of chivalry and suspense emerges. "Two distinguished knights - one...

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Tiger Bee
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Very Fine, Katy Wu, Wu, Katy, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A short graphic novel about a girl and her guardian tiger, plus four sketchbook pages.

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Little Big Girl
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Dial Books, 2016, 978-0803739123, 0803739125, 11.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A picture book written and illustrated by Claire Keane inspired by her own children. From the publisher: A touching picture book about an...

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Blueberry Girl
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Neil Gaiman, Charles Vess, Gaiman, Neil, Vess, Charles, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, HarperCollins, New York, 2009, 2nd, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Nationally bestselling author Neil Gaiman (Sandman, Stardust) and Eisner Award winner Charles Vess (Stardust, A Circle of Cats, Seven...

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Kevin Somers, Mark Chiarello, Somers, Kevin, Chiarello, Mark, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Santa Cruz, Flesk Publications, 2021, 1st, 9781640410565, 9.5 inches, 7.8 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Mark Chiarello's ABC book! From the publisher: Alien to Zombie brings everyone's favorite creatures of the night to life like never before--and in...

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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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Richard Stine, Limited to 1000 copies. INSCRIBED and dated 12.12.79 by Stine, VG+ (covers rubbed), Stine, Richard, Richard Stine, 1978, 1st, wraps

An early self-published book - a diary in words and illustrations - from this offbeat greeting card creator. Limited to 1000 copies. Inscribed and dated...

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The Book Of Leviathan
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Peter Blegvad, Fine, Blegvad, Peter, Overlook Press, 2001, 2nd, pictorial boards, English

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Richard Stine, Limited to 1000 copies. Presentation copy INSCRIBED and dated 12.12.79 by Stin, NF, Stine, Richard, Richard Stine, 1978, 1st, wraps, English

An early self-published book - a diary of a world cruise in words and pictures - from this offbeat greeting card creator. Limited to 1000 copies....

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Near Fine, Geoffrey Dashwood, Dashwood, Geoffrey, James Graham & Sons, 1991 & 2000, 1st, 8 inches, 9.5 inches, 24 + 28 pages, 32 color photos, Softcover, wraps, English

Two exhibition catalogues of this contemporary British sculptor of birds, 9.5" x 8" and 7.5" x 5.5".

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See The Art Of Your Dreams
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Mitch O'Connell, VF, O'Connell, Mitch, Mitch O'Connell, 1998, 1st, wraps, English

Mitch O’Connell’s self-published catalog of original art for sale. Over 600 pieces offered and illustrated.

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One of 100 numbered copies, Very Fine, Ruben Procopio, Procopio, Ruben, Moonstone, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A preview of the upcoming Phantom anthology book illustrated by longtime Disney artist-sculptor (and lifelong Phantom fan) Ruben Procopio. In this...

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Selected Paintings 1991 - 2000
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Very Fine, Michael Chapman, Chapman, Michael, Terrence Rogers Fine Art, 2000, 1st, 8 inches, 9 inches, 40 pages, 26 paintings in color, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of works by this contemporary Southern California painter. Many of his paintings consciously evoke Edward Hopper. His paintings of nighttime...

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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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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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Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, Porterhouse, 2003, 2nd printing (1st revised enlarged edition) 2011, 7.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 110 pages, color, Hardcover, leather, English

A larger format to better appreciate the paintings within.  From the publisher: The 'Blood Exhibition Book - 2nd Edition' features details,...

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In Animate (Fine)
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Kent Williams, Fine, Williams, Kent, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2007, 1st, color wraps, English, German, 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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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Film Threat, 1989, color wraps, English

Glenn Barr illustrates this calendar.

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Brian Ajhar, Signed by the artist with a drawing, VF/VF, Doyle, Roddy, Ajhar, Brian, Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic, 2004, 1st, cloth spine, English

A first printing signed with a drawing! From the publisher: "The triumphant finale to Roddy Doyle's hilarious Mack Family tales. Mr. Mack’s...

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Very Fine, Tiki Machine, 2011, 1st, 9780615495101, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: "A compilation art book featuring 30 artists from around the world, Deus Libris attempts to accomplish what mankind has tried to for...

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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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