Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Image, Berkeley, 2013, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Rian Hughes (Yesterday's Tomorrows, Tales From Beyond Science) has created a unique series of portraits of...

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One of 100 deluxe editions with an original watercolor signed by the artist and numbered #89/100, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (spine sunned), Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2007, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

One of 100 deluxe editions with an original 5 x 6.5 inch watercolor signed by the artist. "Ten years of Cheesecake drawings 1997-2007."

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, A bit of sunning to the edge otherwise Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The very first publication of these epic paintings of soldiers and robots, presented in an oversize (one foot long by one foot wide!) format. From IDW:...

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, A bit of sunning to the edge otherwise Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2009, 1st, 9781600105067, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 37 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

37 World War Robot paintings by Ashley Wood. High definition reproduction in a large 12x12 format. Award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood (Popbot,...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Jon Foster, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Foster, Jon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2006, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, 200 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"Like the great Frazetta (and St. John before him) Jon Foster has the ability to freeze time, to capture action in mid-swing and mid-air. That is a great...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 250 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to the covers), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781600100826, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 2 double-page and 43 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Paintings of Machine Sabbath by Ashley Wood / Happiness Edition. This is the SDCC 2013 variant cover edition limited to 250 copies. A collection of...

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Bettie Page, Queen of Hearts
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Jim Silke, et al, Silke, et al, Jim, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 1995, 1st, 1569711240, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

"An Illustrated Review of the Fabulous World of 1950s Glamour Art and the Paper Girl Who Sat on its Throne." From the publisher: Bettie Page sent the...

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Katsuya Terada, Terada, Katsuya, Inscribed by the artist with a fullpage ink drawing of the Monkey King, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (upper rear corner bent slightly inward, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2014, 1st, 9781593073794, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing inscribed by the artist with a fullpage ink drawing of the Monkey King on a blank white page. Out of print. From the publisher:...


Lore Premiere Edition
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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781600102196, 12.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Collects Lore (2003) #1-6. Written by Ashley Wood and T.P. Louise. Art and cover by Ashley wood. About 50% comics and art, 50% prose, plus an...

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Dan Quarnstrom, Quarnstrom, Dan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 9781933492711, 9 inches, 11 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: During the 1960s, out-of-this-world automobiles took America by storm, care of pioneering custom car designers like Ed "Big Daddy"...

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Lorin Wood, Wood, Lorin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Eagle Rock, CA, Design Studio Press, 2021, 1st, 9781624650680, 9 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Following the success of four titles in the Nuthin' But Mech series, Lorin Wood pivoted skyward to his passion for space travel....

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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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The Orbiter
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 17 inches, 12 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: The Orbiter is a RED FLAG!...

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Red Flag!
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: RED FLAG! is a Cold War...

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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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Graphic L.A., 2nd Edition
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Robh Ruppel, Ruppel, Robh, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 2021, 9781624650581, 8 inches, 8 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

This second edition includes sixteen new images and their accompanying words of wisdom. From the publisher: Graphic L.A. is part practical...

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Daydream: The Art of Ukumo Uiti
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Ukumo Uiti, Uiti, Ukumo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756254634, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 192 pages, 170 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This book showcases 170 color illustrations. An original cover illustration laminated with gorgeous foil stamping. Text in Japanese, some English. From...

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Polaris: The Art of Meyoco
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Meyoco, Meyoco, Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756253774, 7.7 inches, 7.4 inches, 192 pages, over 240 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Welcome to the dreamlike pastel-colored world created by Meyoco. Discover all with Polaris, her first commercial work collection....

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Nanaco Yashiro, Yashiro, Nanaco, Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2022, 9784756255471, 8.7 inches, 7.4 inches, 168 pages, 130 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

\From the publisher: The first commercial collection of work by Nanaco Yashiro, an illustrator who has attracted international attention for her fluid...

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H. P. Lovecraft, François Baranger, Lovecraft, H. P., Baranger, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 2020, 9781624650086, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize illustrated book version of H.P. Lovecraft's novel of cosmic horror, At the Mountains of Madness. From the publisher: Arkham, 1933....

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H. P. Lovecraft, François Baranger, Lovecraft, H. P., Baranger, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 20, 9781624650512, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize illustrated book version of H.P. Lovecraft's novel of cosmic horror, At the Mountains of Madness. From the publisher: Return to the final...

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Christian Grajewski, Grajewski, Christian, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 2021, 9781624650529, 10 inches, 10 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The year is 2065. The end of Earth and all its habitants is imminent. Using the world's greatest technologies, a new generation of...

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Charles Vess, Vess, Charles, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan, 2021, 1st, 9781789097672, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

More than 140 illustrations including layouts, concept sketches, pencil illustrations, inks, and fully painted masterpieces.  From the publisher:...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket ((light rubbing to the covers otherwise new and unread), Image, Berkeley, 2013, 9781607066361, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Foreword by Geoff Darrow with a self-portrait! From the publisher: Highlighting the latest covers, pin-ups, illustrations, paintings,...

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Visual Funk: Jim Mahfood Art
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Jim Mahfood, Mahfood, Jim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781613777237, 13.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print . From the publisher: Jim Mahfood, aka Food One's sixteen-year-long professional career has spanned across the fields of comic books,...

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Sparrow #15: Pushead
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Pushead, Pushead, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From IDW: Few artists known for their skateboard designs or album cover art can compare with Pushead. A long-time punk art icon,...

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The Art of Alex Gross: Paintings and Other Works
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Alex Gross, Gross, Alex, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2007, 1st, 9780811855341, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Surrealist artist Alex Gross features striking, dreamlike imagery that transcends category. Gross paints a haunting m lange of...

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Gorillaz Almanac Deluxe Edition
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Jamie Hewlett, et al, Hewlett, et al, Jamie, Near Fine in Very Good+ slipcase (foreedge of the front board lightly bumped, otherwise book is Very Fine; one edge of the slipcase bumped, one corner of the slipcase lightly bumped), Z2 Comics, New York, 2020, 1st, 17 inches, 12.4 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Gorillaz Almanac Deluxe Edition is printed in a huge 12 x 17 inch format (as opposed to the trade edition's 8.5 x 12 inches). From the publisher:...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2020, 1st, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

One of Tula Lotay's three limited edition art books for 2020. Includes a series of images of Stanley Kubrick's The Shining. Interior: 160gsm Splendorgel...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2019, 1st revised, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 54 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Tula Lotay's limited edition art book Pequod was first released in 2015. This new edition adds four pages and a new cover. Interior: 160gsm Splendorgel...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2020, 1st, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Exclusively images of women. Includes characters from films and comics. Death, Harley Quinn, Judge Anderson, Pussy Galore, Ripley, Rey, etc. Completely...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2021, 1st, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Tula Lotay's limited edition art book for 2021. Many of the images filling this book feature actors, characters and scenes familiar from vintage and recent...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2020, 1st, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Completely different content from Blossom. This limited edition art book includes adult content (nudity and sex). Interior: 160gsm Splendorgel stock....

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The very first publication of these epic paintings of soldiers and robots, presented in an oversize (one foot long by one foot wide!) format. This is the...

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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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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Jon Foster, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Foster, Jon, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase, Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2006, 1st deluxe limited edition, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, 200 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"Like the great Frazetta (and St. John before him) Jon Foster has the ability to freeze time, to capture action in mid-swing and mid-air. That is a great...

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Sibylline Meynet, Meynet, Sibylline, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781912843381, 9.7 inches, 7.8 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: For the first time, talented French illustrator and character designer Sibylline Meynet not only shares her beautiful artwork in this...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine in Near Fine slipcase (light shelfwear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781613775776, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 800 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A slipcased hardcover combination of Ashley's Grande Finale and Sencilla Finale, plus 60 new pages of additional art. Out of print. From the...

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Kevin Somers, Mark Chiarello, Somers, Kevin, Chiarello, Mark, Signed by the artist, 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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The Well
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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kowloon, IDW Publishing, 2014, 1st, 9781631400742, 12.5 inches, 12.5 inches, 120 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize 12"x12" full color collection of paintings and drawings by Aron Wiesenfeld. Out of print. Aron Wiesenfeld makes paintings and charcoal...

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David Ritchie, Ritchie, David, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Secret Headquarters Publishing, Los Angeles, 2020, 1st, 6.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

This Book Contains Pictures of Police Vehicles on Fire ... This Book Also Contains Pictures of Vehicles on Fire and Pictures of Vehicles in Swimming Pools.

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Sparrow #14: Ashley Wood Vol. 3
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2010, 1st, 9781600105678, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Sparrow volume showcases 43 Ashley Wood paintings. Extreme nudes, Astroboy, ZVR, etc. Out of print. From the publisher: The latest volume of...

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The Art of Aaron Blaise - Signed
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Aaron Blaise, Blaise, Aaron, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, The Art of Aaron Blaise, Sarasota, FL, 2021, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.3 inches, 248 pages, over 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Animal art. Over 500 color illustrations by Aaron Blaise, digital and traditional.

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John Rhett Thomas, Chris Bachalo, Thomas, John Rhett, Bachalo, Chris, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2020, 1st, 9781302924058, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: An artist study of the work of the co-creator of Generation X and Gwenpool, and illustrator of such Marvel...

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Mirka Andolfo's Sketchbook 3
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mirka Andolfo, Andolfo, Mirka, 2016, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, spiralbound, English

This spiral bound notebook features 64 pages of sketches, pinups and illustrations, both digitally and traditionally made. Printed in color on Fedrigoni...

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Mirka Andolfo's Sketchbook 4
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mirka Andolfo, Andolfo, Mirka, 2017, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, spiralbound, English

This spiral bound notebook features 64 pages of sketches, pinups and illustrations, both digitally and traditionally made. Printed in color on Fedrigoni...

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Mirka Andolfo's Sketchbook 5
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mirka Andolfo, Andolfo, Mirka, 2018, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, spiralbound, English

This spiral bound notebook features 64 pages of sketches, pinups and illustrations, both digitally and traditionally made. Printed in color on Fedrigoni...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Fine in Good dustjacket (long tear to front panel of dustjacket, spine sunned, moderate edgewear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2004, 1st, 9781932382280, 9 inches, 6 inches, 302 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

The limited hardcover edition. This is a 6 x 9 inch, 302-page, clothbound hardcover with a dustjacket.  From the publisher: Spectrum-Award...

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