Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Thomas Negovan, Michael Hussar, Negovan, Thomas, Hussar, Michael, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Century Guild, Culver City, 2017, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 100 pages, 55 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Michael Hussar has been an icon of the West Coast art scene for twenty years, featured on countless television shows, museum exhibitions, and magazine...

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The Ghoul - Signed 1st
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Steve Niles, Bernie Wrightson, Niles, Steve, Wrightson, Bernie, Signed by the artist and the author, Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 10.5 inches, 6.9 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing signed by both creators Niles and Wrightson. From the publisher: When Los Angeles Detective Lieutenant Lloyd Klimpt finds himself in...

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Eric Nolen-Weathington, Frank Cho, Nolen-Weathington, Eric, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (mild thumbdents to the back cover otherwise Very Fine, sharp corners and edges, bright, glossy), Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows, 2007, 1st, 9781893905849, 1893905845, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, over 150 black & white illustrations and 8 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. A book-length interview with over 150 black & white illustrations. From the publisher: Monkeys! Dinosaurs! Beautiful women!...

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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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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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Thomas Olivri, Olivri, Thomas, Fine, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2015, 1st, 9782364803527, 10 inches, 8 inches, 416 pages, over 750 color illustrations, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, French

Geek-Art 2: An Anthology - Art, Design, Illustration & Lightsabers The first volume of this anthology was published in France and later in the U.S.,...

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Susan Pack, Pack, Susan, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to edges), Taschen, Cologne, 1995, 9783822889282, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 320 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards

This is the original edition, in the large format, almost 10 x 13 inches. 250 film posters by 27 artists of the Russian avant-garde. From the...

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Revoir Paris - L'Exposition
  $100.00
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Benoit Peeters, Francois Schuiten, Peeters, Benoit, Schuiten, Francois, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Casterman, Paris, 2014, 1st, 13.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 98 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The out-of-print catalog of the great exhibition at la Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine. This exhibition explored the urban...

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The Book of Schuiten
  $125.00
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Benoit Peeters, Francois Schuiten, Peeters, Benoit, Schuiten, Francois, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Paris, Casterman, 2004, 1st, 978-2203343191, 12.3 inches, 10.3 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

This English language art book on the Belgian comics artist is long out-of-print. A 16-page French translation is appended at the end of the book. Though...

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Icelandic Trolls
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Brian Pilkington, Terry Gunnell, Brian Pilkington, Pilkington, Terry Gunnell, Brian, Pilkington, Brian, Fine, Viborg, Mal Og Menning, 1999, 1st, 9789979319276, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 28 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: In this richly illustrated book, Brian Pilkington brings the amazing world of the trolls to life in an amusing and original fashion....

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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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Lovers and Other Strangers
  $30.00
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Anthony Quinn, Jack Vettriano, Quinn, Anthony, Vettriano, Jack, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the dustjacket), New York, Barnes & Nobles Books, 2005, 1st thus, 9781435118928, 11.75 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Jack Vettriano's first collection of paintings. Out of print. From the publisher: The painter Jack Vettriano emerged from unlikely beginnings as an...

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Chris Ware: Monographics
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Daniel Raeburn, Rick Poyner, Chris Ware, Raeburn, Rick Poyner, Daniel, Ware, Chris, Fine, New Haven, Yale University Press, 2004, 1st, 0300102917, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 112 pages, 100 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

As one of today's most renowned cartoonists, Chris Ware is widely considered an artist of genius. Combining innovative comic book art, hand lettering,...

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Walt Reed, Reed, Walt, Very Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket edges slightly rubbed at spine otherwise Very Fine), New York, Watson-Guptill, 2001, 1st, 9780942604801, 0942604806, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 452 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The most comprehensive reference guide available detailing the history of modern American Illustration, researched and written by Walt Reed, founder of...

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Walt and Roger Reed, Fine/VG (dustjacket spine faded, two tears), Reed, Walt and Roger, Madison Square Press, 1984, 1st, cloth

Illustrations and biographies of 460 artists. The number one reference book in any illustration library. Recently revised and updated with almost entirely...

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Tiki Drinks - Signed by Shag
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Adam Rocke, Shag, Rocke, Adam, Shag, Inscribed by the artist on the front free endpaper, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chicago, Surrey Books, 2000, 1st, 9781572840362, 7.25 inches, 5.75 inches, 64 pages, 6 double-page and 5 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

6 double-page and 5 full-page color illustrations by Shag decorate this collection of drink recipes. This book inspired two follow-up books Shag Party and...

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Goblin Market - Signed 1st
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Christina Rossetti, Omar Rayyan, Rossetti, Christina, Rayyan, Omar, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Donald M. Grant, Hampton Falls, NH, 2017, 1st, 12 inches, 10 inches, 88 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

We have a limited number of copies signed by Omar Rayyan available while they last. Christina Rossetti's GOBLIN MARKET, lavishly interpreted by award...

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Bill Schollon, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Schollon, Bill, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 1st, 9781524767709, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Art y Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist at Dreamworks (and now at Disney) and half of Griz and Norm (100 Tuesday Tips). From the publisher:...

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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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Criterion Designs
  $300.00
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Eric Skillman, Skillman, Eric, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Criterion Collection, 2014, 1st, 9781604659368, 13.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 306 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A lavishly illustrated coffee-table book celebrating thirty years of artwork from the Criterion Collection. A look through the list of artists in the book...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out-of-prin t book is a treasure trove of Golden Book and Little Golden Book art, much of it taken from new scans/photographs of the original artwork...


Art Spiegelman, Francoise Mouly, Spiegelman, Francoise Mouly, Art, Signed by the Art with a drawing, Near Fine (mild bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Fine), New York, HarperCollins, 2003, 1st, 978-0060286286, 13.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by editors Art Spiegelman and Francoise Mouly, with a large drawing by Spiegelman. From the back cover: We planted a seed in some of the most...

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J. David Spurlock (ed.), Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Fine, Vanguard, Lakewood, NJ, 2014, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: A follow-up to last year's best-selling hit, Frazetta Sketchbook, Vol. I, with more classic and unseen material by the acclaimed,...

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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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Michael Parkes, Print run of 25,000 copies, VF, Taylor, John Russell, Parkes, Michael, Steltman Galleries, 1996, 1st, 9071867110, wraps, English

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Michael Parkes, Print run of 25,000 copies, VF, Taylor, John Russell, Parkes, Michael, Steltman Galleries, 1996, 1st, 9071867110, wraps

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Greg Theakston, Jack Kirby, Theakston, Greg, Kirby, Jack, Near Fine (light rubbing to the front corners, one thumbdent, very flat, tight, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

196 pages of art and story by the King of Comics, plus a biography and analysis of the work. The art has been Theakstonized for maximum clarity. This...

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Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
  $35.00
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Very Fine, Barry Moser, Twain, Mark, Moser, Barry, University of California Press, 1985, 11 inches, 13 inches, black & white, Hardcover, cloth

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Toygiants
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Daniel & Geo Fuchs, Print run of 2500 copies, VF/VF, Varol, Selim, Fuchs, Daniel & Geo, Verlag fur moderne Kunst Nurnberg, 2007, 1st, 9783939738190, pictorial boards

This is the limited first printing of this art photography book. 180 color illustrations, five foldout pages. All text in English, German, and Japanese....

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Digital Beauties
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VF, Julius Wiedemann, Wiedemann, Julius, Taschen, 2001, 1st, Softcover, wraps

2D and 3D computer generated digital models, virtual idols and characters. "Taschen goes digital. The first book in our groundbreaking new series of...

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David Michael Wieger, Terryl Whitlatch, Wieger, David Michael, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st thus, 978-1-62465-0-437, 10 inches, 11 inches, 188 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new revised edition of Terryl's 2004 original. From the dustjacket: The Katurran Odyssey is an epic tale of faith, hope, and selfless heroism of a...

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David Michael Wieger, Terryl Whitlatch, Wieger, David Michael, Whitlatch, Terryl, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing to dustjacket edges), New York, Simon and Schuster, 2004, 1st, 9780743225007, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The first printing of the original edition from 2004. This is the only hardcover edition. From the dustjacket: The Katurran Odyssey is a remarkable...

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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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John Baeder's Road Well Taken
  $45.00
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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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Renee Witterstaetter, T. W. Piscine, Arthur Suydam, Witterstaetter, T. W. Piscine, Renee, Suydam, Arthur, Signed by the artist Arthur Suydam and the author Renee Wittstaetter on the front free endpaper, Near Fine (light rubbing to covers, otherwise Fine), Rockville Center, Heavy Metal, 2005, 1st, 1932413405, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist Arthur Suydam and the author Renee Wittstaetter on the front free endpaper. From the publisher: A welcome addition to the...


Marv Wolfman, George Perez, Wolfman, Marv, Perez, George, Signed by the artist and the author on the front free end paper, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2011, 1st, 9781401233228, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by Marv Wolfman and George Perez on the front free endpaper! Out of print. From the publisher: Harking back to the era when NEW TEEN...

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Baseball 100
  $50.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Nel Yomtov, Mark Chiarello, Yomtov, Nel, Chiarello, Mark, 161 & River Studios, 2020, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The entire run--both signed and unsigned editions--was limited to 1000 copies. This is one of the unsigned copies. Welcome to "BASEBALL...

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Baseball 100 - Signed Edition
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Signed by both the author and the artist on a glued-in illustrated plate., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Nel Yomtov, Mark Chiarello, Yomtov, Nel, Chiarello, Mark, 161 & River Studios, 2020, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Welcome to "BASEBALL 100" , a 128-page lavishly illustrated hardcover book that will both entertain and add fuel to one of baseball's most enduring...

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Very Fine, Zhao, Vincent, Cypi Press, 2010, 9780956288042, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, English

From the Publisher: The Fantasy+ Series of illustration focuses on the recent output of an international selection of professional illustrators....

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Very Fine, Vincent Zhao, Zhao, Vincent, CYPI Press, 2012, 9780956288042, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, English

From the Publisher: Fantasy art, like literature, continues to have a growing resurgence as consumers of popular culture long for a respite from...

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#Hardcover 2
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 9791096315758, 12 inches, 8 inches, 184 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From our friends in France and their blockbuster Kickstarter campaign. From the publisher: Last year (in 2019), we started like this: "The...

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100 Paintings
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2004, 1st, 978-1-59307-051-9, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Reproducing Tim Biskup's "100 Paintings" series in a compact, hardcover book, this 5" x 5" volume of one hundred...

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100 Paintings (Near Fine)
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2004, 1st, 978-1-59307-051-9, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Reproducing Tim Biskup's "100 Paintings" series in a compact, hardcover book, this 5" x 5" volume of one hundred...

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108 Drawings
  $50.00
Very Fine, Pacific Grove, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2006, 1st, 1, 9 inches, 8 inches, 108 pages, black & white, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. Drawings by Dave McKean (12 drawings), Jon J Muth (11 drawings), Kent Williams (14 drawings), Phil Hale (13 drawings), George Pratt (10...


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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96 Nudes +
  $225.00
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW, 2009, 1st, 9781600103421, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out-of-print. Ashley's explicit paintings & drawings of the female figure. This hardcover collects the 48 Nudes and 48 More softcover art books and...

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