Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
#298 of 400 copies Signed by Williams, Very Fine without dustjacket as issued, Robert Williams, Williams, Robert, Last Gasp, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

60 paintings in color and over 120 black & white illustrations of details and drawings. #298 of 400 copies signed by Robert Williams.

+

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

+

Edge: A Collection Of Paintings
  $95.00
In stock
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,...

+

Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

+

Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2003, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

+

Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great collection of sketchbook drawings. A companion volume to Barr's painting collection Lowlife Paradise. Out of print.

+

Olivia De Berardinis, Olivia De Berardinis, Inscribed by the artis, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Ozone, Roslyn, NY, 1993, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 108 pages, over 90 color plates, hardcover, cloth, English

Olivia's first collection from 1993. You've seen her art in the pages of Playboy and in dozens of other publications, on calendars, book covers, limited...

+

Fernando Vicente, Vicente, Fernando, Very Fine, Casal Solleric, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 2011, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 328 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

The catalog of the 2011 retrospective museum exhibition of the works of Spanish artist-illustrator Fernando Vicente. This same museum in Palma de Mallorca,...

+

Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Philippe, Very Fine/Very Fine, Amsterdam, Oog & Blik, 2006, 1st, 978-90-5492-052-6, 10 inches, 12.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

A fantastic art book devoted to the French art team Dupuy-Berberian. Hundreds of color illustrations reproducing their work in all media: posters; book,...

+

Visual Concepts - Signed
  $95.00
In stock
Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Franc Reyes, Reyes, Franc, Arik House, 2006, 1st, 0977664600, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Franc Reyes' beautiful self-published art book from 2006. Frank started out in comic books working for DC, including a run of Tarzan, and created his own...

+

Joachim Luetke, Luetke, Joachim, Near Fine (some rubbing on back cover), Germany, Weitbrecht, 2000, 1st, 9783522719353, 12 inches, 11.5 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the artist's website: 128 pages of disturbance featuring the whole range of sculptures and paintings of the main galleries plus Luetke's legendary...

+

Chromaphile - Inscribed 1st
  $95.00
In stock
Ragnar, Ragnar, Inscribed by the artist, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2005, 1st thus, 9780972938891, 11 inches, 8.7 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed "To Gary: Best Wishes, Ragnar." Laid in is a 5.25" x 4.25" card promoting Ragnar's exhibition at the Wax Poetic Gallery. Ragnar is a designer...

+

Biz Verotik World
  $95.00
In stock
Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Near Fine (lamination separating from cover at upper right corner otherwise flat, tight, clean), Los Angeles, Verotik, 2003, 1st, 188573073X, 12 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, 26 black & white full-page illustrations, softcover, color wraps

In "Biz Verotik World" "Simon Bisley takes on all the Wild Danzig Verotik Characters in Full Page illustrations." 26 highly detailed finished pencil...

+

Verve, 1988-2005
  $95.00
In stock
Ever Meulen, Meulen, Ever, Near Fine (mild bend to the lower corner, light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Amsterdam, Oog en Blik, 2006, 1st, 978-9054921578, 11 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

This excellent 2006 art book collects Meulen's most important graphic work from 1988 to 2005 (posters, covers, illustrations, serigraphs ...). Foreword...

+

Shawn Barber, Barber, Shawn, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to covers, otherwise Fine), San Francisco, 9mm Books, 2008, 1st, 978-0-9766325-5-9, 12 inches, 10 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Barber was a successful illustrator and oil painter before adding tattoo artist to his repertoire in 2002. Since then, he's been creating oil paintings of...

+

Dave Dorman, Dorman, Dave, Spine faded otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dallas, GA, IDW Publishing, 2010, 1st, 9781600106736, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 328 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Desperado is proud to present a retrospective volume devoted to the entire career of one of today's most popular science-fiction and...

+

Bookplate Betties - Signed
  $95.00
In stock
Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, 150 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A collection of 150 pin-up beauties by Bill Presing (Rex Steele) rendered in acrylic washes and concentrated watercolor. The book itself is beautifully...

+

Chip Kidd, Alex Ross, Kidd, Chip, Ross, Alex, Bookplate signed by the artist and the author, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pantheon, New York, 2010, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 224 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A Pantheon Books bookplate signed by Alex Ross and Chip Kidd is attached to the title page of this Mint copy. Out of print. From the publisher:...

+

Out of stock
Bunnies & Bees
  $90.00
Limited edition of 8000 copies, Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, Porterhouse, 2002, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 50 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A book of paintings & drawings from Ryden's third solo exhibition. With essays on each painting by Ryden and an introductory essay/profile by Mike McGee.


Fine, Jeremy Fish, Fish, Jeremy, Upper Playground, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: San Francisco based artist Jeremy Fish uses a recurring cast of characters to tell tall tales through his finely rendered...

+

Shunya Yamashita, Yamashita, Shunya, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

Yamashita is a video game character designer & illustrator in the mold of Hyung-tze Kim and Hakua Ugetsu but Yamashita's art is softer and cuter. He is...

+

George Pratt, Pratt, George, #189 of 500 copies signed by Pratt, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 160 monotypes, some color, Hardcover, leather spine, cloth boards with a color illustrated plate onlaid, English

A Fine copy of the limited deluxe edition of George Pratt's sketchbook of WWI trench warfare. Ink, inkwash, watercolor, monotype prints. Introduction by...

+

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...

+

Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, #1992 of 3000 numbered copies, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (dustjacket rubbed with a half-inch tear at spine), Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2006, 1st, 2930142162, 11 inches, 11.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A fantastic collection of the illustrative work of Serge Clerc. "The leading light of "Metal Hurlant" when it was in its heyday and the main illustrator...

+

Walter Minus, Minus, Walter, One of 2777 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Editions Champaka, 2018, 1st, 978-2390410010, 11.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 120 pages, 90 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A signed & numbered limited edition. Out of print. A fine art book presenting 90 illustrations realized by Walter Minus over the last ten years.

+

Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine sunned, light wear), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, ‎ 9781889317083, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and DC. With numerous...

+

Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Signed by the author, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Clover Press, San Diego, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Kickstarter edition has a bound-in signed plate and includes a Kickstarter exclusive dustjacket and slipcase. This hardcover is wrapped in a...

+

J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Very Good+ (two inch cloed tear to the bottom of the last sheet (December), light nick and light bend to the bottom edge of the sheets, otherwise only light wear to edges and corners, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...

+

Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 250 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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...

+

Out of stock
Re-Child
  $85.00
Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in a cardboard box, Zeen Chin, Chin, Zeen, ArtPage, 2017, 9787504499639, 14 inches, 10 inches, 108 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Re-Child is a huge 10 x 14 inch hard-cover art book showcasing the splendid fantasy art of Malaysian illustrator Zeen Chin. Zeen's artworks are painted...


Signed by the artist with a drawing of a martini, Very Fine, Shag, Shag, Baby Tattoo, 2009, 1st, 10 inches, 13 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

This copy has been personally signed by the artist on the title page with a drawing of a martini! The book has 29 new paintings by Shag nicely...

+

Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

+

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

Estrella Vega is a self-published author and illustrator based in New York. Her artist books, which include pop-ups, flipbooks and accordions, typically...

+

Signed an dated 9.27.18 by Robert Williams, Very Fine, Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles, 2018, 1st, 10 inches, 7.75 inches, 136 pages, over 150 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed and dated 9.27.18 by Robert Williams. From the publisher: Prior to the introduction of Juxtapoz Magazine, artists working within a variety of...

+

Tom Wesselmann
  $80.00
In stock
Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Quebec, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts/Prestel, 2012, 1st, 9783791352022, 14.25 inches, 10.2 inches, 208 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A large format art book, with over 200 illustrations, most in color. From the publisher: This book examines the work of Tom Wesselmann, one of the...

+

Out of stock
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...


Limited to 3000 numbered copies, Upper corner bumped otherwise Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Nobrow Press, 2001, 1st, 9780956213532, 13.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 3000 numbered copies and long out of print. Edited by Sam Arthur and Alex Spiro, creative directors of Nobrow Press London. Entirely single...

+

Limited to 3000 numbered copies, Very Fine (tight and unread) in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Nobrow Press, 2010, 1st, 9781907704086, 12.2 inches, 8.7 inches, 60 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 3000 numbered copies and long out of print. Edited by Sam Arthur and Alex Spiro, creative directors of Nobrow Press London. 30 double-page...

+

H.P. Lovecraft, Gary Gianni, Lovecraft, H.P., Gianni, Gary, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2018, 1st, 9781640410039, 9.5 inches, 6.25 inches, 128 pages, over 110 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, decorative boards with an onlaid title plate, English

This is the original Sketchbook Edition of Gianni's Illustrated Call of Cthulhu. This hardcover had a limited print run for Kickstarter supporters of the...

+

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.

+

Pulphope: The Art of Paul Pope
  $80.00
In stock
Paul Pope, Pope, Paul, Near Fine (mild shelfwear, very flat, tight, and clean), Richmond, VA, Adhouse, 2007, 1st, 0977030431, 10.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. PulpHope collects the art of Paul Pope... from manga to erotica to rock posters. This is his artistic manifesto. In America, Paul has been...

+

Richard Stine, #540 of 3000 copies SIGNED by the author, Fine/Fine, Stine, Richard, Welcome Prod., 1987, 1st, cloth

The true first edition - a deluxe signed & numbered edition - of this perennial best-selling picture book for adults.

+

Fushigi Circus
  $75.00
In stock
First printing limited to 10,000 copies worldwide, Very Fine, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, PIE Books, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, Japanese, English

"Mysterious Circus." A beautifully produced, clothbound collection of the works of Mark Ryden. A survey of 55 of Ryden's most impressive works from...

+

American Cyclops
  $75.00
In stock
Limited edition of 2000 copies, Near Fine, Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Iguapop Gallery, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 14.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

An exquisite large format, hardbound catalogue of an exhibition July 6th – August 5th, 2006, at the Iguapop Gallery in Barcelona, Spain of artworks by...

+

Toygiants
  $75.00
In stock
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....

+

Stars (Edition Crocodile)
  $75.00
In stock
Near Fine, Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition Crocodile, 1997, 1st, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, German

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portrait-caricatures: nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

+

Limited to 2000 copies. This copy is signed by the four artists on the first page, Near Fine (minor rubbing and/or bumping to covers, otherwise a new, unread copy), Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank & Nate Wragg, Red Window/Adhouse, 2009, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed by all four artists on the first page: Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, and Nate Wragg. This collection of paintings by four...

+

Ashley Wood, Very Fine, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2007, 1st, French wraps

A thick, 11" x 11" format collection of recent paintings and drawings. The paintings are well reproduced at a size that the brushstrokes and the texture on...

+