Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Near Fine (light wear to the covers), Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print.</p><p>Foreword by Ashley Wood. One page bio and...

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Taï-Marc Le Thanh, Rebecca Dautremer, Le Thanh, Taï-Marc, Dautremer, Rebecca, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Editions Tishina, Paris, 2015, 1st, 13 inches, 11.75 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of published and unpublished finished works, illustrations, designs, drawings, sketches by the French graphic designer and illustrator. Over...

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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2003, 2nd, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 44 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Subtitled "Paintings & Drawings of Mostly Pillowy Girls," OVERBITE is a hardcover art book featuring over 40 of Cooper's gorgeous oil paintings, each...

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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, WA, Fantagraphics, 2003, 1st, 9781560975502, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 44 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Overbite is a hardcover art book featuring over 40 of Cooper's gorgeous oil paintings, each focusing on the female form. Cooper's vibrant use of color in...

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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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Daydreams
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Nicoletta Ceccoli, Ceccoli, Nicoletta, Very Fine , Soleil, Toulon, 2013, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10.3 inches, 135 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new collection of art by Nicoletta Ceccoli. Daydreams is the second book by Nicoletta Ceccoli published in France, and the second artbook worldwide....

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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 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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Antonis Antoniou, Steven Heller, Antoniou, Steven Heller, Antonis, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2021, 1st, 9781419747601, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

As illustrators, one conveys information visually. This is a feast of visual interpretations--or visualizations--of information. Entertaining, inspirational...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Derek Thompson, Thompson, Derek, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Inscribed by the artist with a full page drawing and dated '09. Derek is a concept artist and creature designer and story artist (Wall*E). He was Head...

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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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Device: Art, Commercial
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Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (moderate cover wear, corners sharp, CD-ROM in sleeve), Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, 2002, 1st, 9.7 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A thick compilation/sourcebook of the graphic design and illustrations of this innovative British designer (plus a CD-ROM). Starting out with 2000AD and...

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Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés), Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés), Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781909414938, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the second art collection by the Spanish artist/illustrator Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés) after his Ominiky Ediciones monograph....

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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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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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Dirty Beauty - Signed
  $50.00
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William Wray, Wray, William, Print run of 1000 copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, New York, 2007, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2007, this out of print Brandstudio hardcover was the first published collection of William Wray's fine art paintings. His paintings of urban Los...

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Do Something 12x18 Poster
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Eliza Frye, Frye, Eliza, 2017, 18 inches, 12 inches, color

"I never thought I'd make a piece of political art but America is being made 'great' again so terrifyingly quickly that I have to join my fellow activists...

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Do Something 18x24 Poster
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Eliza Frye, Frye, Eliza, 2017, 24 inches, 18 inches, color

"I never thought I'd make a piece of political art but America is being made 'great' again so terrifyingly quickly that I have to join my fellow activists...

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Don Punchatz, Punchatz, Don, One of 300 numbered copies signed by Gregor Punchatz with a Don Punchatz facsimile signature, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Lakewood, CO, Centipede Press, 2019, 1st, 978-1-61347-196-8, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 240 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, English

Limited to 300 copies and out of print! This is the first collection of works of Don Punchatz who painted covers for a multitude of covers for Heavy...

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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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Doodle Vol. 1 - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Yannan Connie Kang, Kang, Yannan Connie, 2016, 6.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Originally from Shanghai, China, Yannan Connie Kang is a concept artist/illustrator/designer, involved in various media, such as book, animation, games....

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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2002, 1st, wraps, English

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of this art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in recent years.

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kelsey Eng, Eng, Kelsey, 2019, 8.8 inches, 8.3 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Dragon Dance is Kelsey Eng's second collection of paintings and drawings. This book features 96 pages of artwork from 2017-2019 fully annotated with 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:...

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Drawers 1.0 - First Printing
  $125.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Small 1/16-inch closed tear at the spine otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, le Cycliste, 2001, 1st, 978-912249319, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 112 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Claire's first career retrospective art book covering her first published comic book pages in 1989 through illustrations, character designs, and sketches...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Inscribed by the artist, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (lower corners pushed in, otherwise Very Fine), Bordeaux, le Cycliste, 2001, 1st, 978-912249319, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 112 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Claire's first career retrospective art book covering her first published comic book pages in 1989 through illustrations, character designs, and sketches...

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Drawers 1.0 - Signed 1st
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket (crisp, sharp, unread), le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2001, 1st, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 112 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French


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Drawers 2.0 (Fine)
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2005, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

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Drawers 2.0 (Near Fine)
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Near Fine (slight rubbing to the tips of each corner otherwise Fine), Le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2005, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

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Gerald Scarfe, Scarfe, Gerald, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Little Brown, New York, 2006, 1st American, 12.75 inches, 10.2 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Over 400 illustrations by Scarfe. From the publisher: Artist, stage designer, political cartoonist, and satirist, Gerald Scarfe has given us some of...

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Charles Vess, Vess, Charles, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2009, 1st, 9781593078133, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a great art book on this distinctive artist. Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: With over 200 color images, some never before...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Vertigo/DC, 2014, 1st, 978-1401250652, 11 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

An amazing collection of dark and arresting imagery, DREAM STATE: THE COLLECTED DREAMING COVERS presents the haunting artwork of this critically acclaimed...

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Todd Schorr, Schorr, Todd, Inscribed by the artist Todd Schorr to Dave Stevens, Fine in Fine slipcase, San Francisco, Last Gasp, 2004, 1st, 9781931788038, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed on the half-title page by the artist Todd Schorr to Dave Stevens: "To Dave-- A consummate artist and all around great guy I'm proud to call my...


Very Fine, Salbru Publishing, Netherlands, 2007, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A great art book and reference guide to the current creators of Imaginary Realism. Fascinating and beautiful work by some of the best in the field....

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Lori Haskins Houran, Genevieve Godbout, Houran, Lori Haskins, Godbout, Genevieve, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 1st, 9781524767662, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Genevieve studied traditional animation in Montreal and at Gobelins in Paris and now lives in Montreal where she works as a children's book and fashion...

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Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean, Gaiman, Neil, McKean, Dave, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Vertigo/DC, 2014, 1st thus, 9781401250669, 11 inches, 8 inches, 208 pages, color, Hardcover, leather, English

The artwork for every Sandman cover reproduced full-page without obscuring logos or text. With numerous extra illustrations and entirely designed by Dave...

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Geof Darrow, Darrow, Geof, Signed and inscribed by the artist, Fine plates in a Near Fine box (the very sound box lid is very lightly rubbed at the edges and sunned on one side panel), Aedena, Paris, 1986, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, color illustrations, Hardcover

A very scarce, long out of print portfolio that rarely appears on the market. A very limited edition portfolio of ten color prints featuring Bourbon...

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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard, 2000, 1st, 9781887591141, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 112 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the cover: Echoes: The Drawings of Michael Wm. Kaluta spans the career of one of the most adventurous fantasy artists of our time. From Robert E....

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Justin Sweet, Vance Kovacs, Sweet, Vance Kovacs, Justin, Carbon Canyon Studios, 2007, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the artists: This book features the conceptual art of Justin Sweet and Vance Kovacs for a world they have collaborated on for nearly 20 years. The...

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Edge: A Collection Of Paintings
  $95.00
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VF/VF, TO Entertainment, 2004, 1st, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

"The animators, illustrators, and cartoonists representing Japan have gathered for the sake of supreme purpose. That is the 'edge'. It's the illustration,...

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Eliza Ivanova, Ivanova, Eliza, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 978-1-912843-08-4, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Eliza signed some copies for us at San Diego Comic-Con 2022! We offer the book signed by the artist while our supply lasts! Eliza Ivanova explains...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2021, 9781506725314, 12.3 inches, 8.8 inches, 168 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Yoshitaka Amano has visualized other worlds of wonder as the artist of the Final Fantasy game series. Now, with Elegant Spirits, our own world's ancient...

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Jesper Ejsing, Ejsing, Jesper, small bump on back cover upper edge otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315222, 11.2 inches, 8.5 inches, 408 pages, over 300 full-page and double-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A Free 20"x28" Poster is included while supplies last! (Courtesy of Jesper!) Jesper Ejsing is a freelance Danish artist, famous for the illustrations...


Empire
  $200.00
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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, threeA, Hong Kong, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 175 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A very thick, 12 x 12 inch, 176 page collection of new drawings, photographs and collages by Phil Hale. Also contains an interview with the artist.

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Limited to 100 copies with this deluxe binding, Very Fine in Very Fine clamshell box in shrinkwrap in custom cardboard box, Eric Canete, Canete, Eric, Essential Sequential/Lightbox, 2012, 1st, 13.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 356 pages, 20 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, Steel plate and cloth covered boards, English

We have acquired all the remaining copies of the deluxe bound Encore. The deluxe Encore was limited to 100 copies with an upgraded binding and clamshell...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Liam Sharp, Sharp, Liam, Sharpy Productions, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 7.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

ENCORE 'GOLD' showcases a huge selection of work from artist and writer Liam Sharp's over thirty five years in the comics industry, presenting much of the...

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Christian Lorenz Scheurer, Scheurer, Christian Lorenz, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (bump to one corner, otherwise only light wear), Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2005, 1st, 6.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist with an elaborate double-page drawing and a custom postage stamp. Christian Scheurer is a Swiss concept artist with credits on...

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Eponymonstrous!
  $60.00
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Little Cartoons, Costa Mesa, 2010, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 320 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

A wonderful, massive collection of illustration and design from 2000-2010. There are a lot of illustrations, designs, pencil drawings, paintings, digital...

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