Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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:...

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Lore Premiere Edition
  $150.00
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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
  $12.00
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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!
  $25.00
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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
  $16.00
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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
  $28.00
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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
  $40.00
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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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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2010, 1st, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations throughout, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Adam drew a head sketch across the first two pages in this sharp first printing of his only cover art collection. Laid in is a beautiful Zatanna postcard...


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
  $50.00
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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
  $300.00
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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
  $250.00
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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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