Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 2000, 1st, 1887424555, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, over 300 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This seventh annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a treasure trove of imaginative work by many of the...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, Underwood Books, 1999, 1st, 9781887424462, 1887424466, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The sixth annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a celebration of ideas, a wonderfully colorful...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners of boards and dustjacket bumped), Grass Valley, Underwood Books, 1999, 1st, 9781887424462, 1887424466, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The sixth annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a celebration of ideas, a wonderfully colorful...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 1998, 1st, 188742444x, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xiii, 168 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The fifth annual collection was larger than any of the previous collections. 350 illustrations. 191 artists. It also had 22 pages devoted entirely to comic...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xvi, 144 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As the clock ticks down on the 20th century people with a sense of wonder speculate on what the future may bring. If the artistic visions presented in...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Every year artists around the globe create thousands of fantasy-themed works for book jackets and advertising, for comics and greeting cards, for posters...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 1995, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 142 pages, Almost 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The second Spectrum Annual brings you the best artwork by the most electrifying creators of fantasy, science fiction, horror and the surreal gathered in one...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends and corners lightly bumped), Underwood Books, Fairfax, CA, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2012 edition of the annual showcase for fantastic art. The Grand Master for this collection was James Gurney. Challenging, controversial,...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends and lower corners lightly bumped), Underwood Books, Fairfax, CA, 2011, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 304 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the award-winning Spectrum series reinforces both the importance and prevalence of fantastic art in...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 2010, 1st, 188742444x, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 264 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the 15th anniversary addition to the award-winning Spectrum series reinforces both the importance...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (corners bumped, front board indented along top edge, interior Fine), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 264 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

One of the scarcest of the low print run hardcovers following the recession and the publisher was being very conservative on their print runs. Spectrum...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to spine and upper corners of dustjacket), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2005, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, 350 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"The increasing popularity of fantasy and science fiction themes in art is celebrated in the annual Spectrum series. The premier venue for such art, each...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (bump on upper corner of book and dustjacket, slight yellowing to page edges), Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Rocketing into its second decade of presenting the very finest in fantastic-themed illustration, sculpture, and fine art, Spectrum 11 showcases an...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Rocketing into its second decade of presenting the very finest in fantastic-themed illustration, sculpture, and fine art, Spectrum 11 showcases an...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Very Fine, Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Nevada City, NV, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This tenth anniversary edition of the award-winning Spectrum series continues the tradition of bringing the best and brightest practitioners of fantastic...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped, light wear to dustjacket edges), Underwood Books, Nevada City, NV, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This tenth anniversary edition of the award-winning Spectrum series continues the tradition of brining the best and brightest practitioners of fantastic art...

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Sparrow #9: William Wray
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William Wray, Wray, William, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, 44 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A collection of 44 of Wray's fine art paintings. From the publisher: This edition of Sparrow focuses on William Wray, an American...

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Sparrow #8: Glenn Barr
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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A collection of 30 paintings and 11 drawings.

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Sparrow #7: Ashley Wood Vol. 2
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2008, 1st, 978-160010223-3, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A small format hardcover art book showcasing 46 paintings by Ashley Wood. Nudity.

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Sparrow #7: Ashley Wood Vol. 2
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2008, 1st, 978-160010223-3, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The third Sparrow volume showcasing the work of Ashley Wood.

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Sparrow #6: Rick Berry
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

48 pages of paintings by Rick Berry.

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Sparrow #5: Phil Hale Vol. 2
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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2007, 2nd, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A second volume of Phil Hale paintings, drawings and photographs.

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Sparrow #4: Shane Glines
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Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2007, 2nd, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A great collection, Primarily finished color pieces, with some drawings.

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Sparrow #3: Kent Williams
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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2007, 2nd, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Kent Williams paintings and drawings.

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Sparrow #2: Phil Hale Vol. 1
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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2007, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Paintings, photographs, and drawings.

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Sparrow #1: Ashley Wood
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2006, 2nd, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From IDW: Introducing an entirely new way of looking at comic book art - the Sparrow series of art books. First up in this new line,...

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Sparrow #13: Camilla d'Errico
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Camilla d'Errico, d'Errico, Camilla, Very Fine, IDW, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, 32 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out-of-print volume features 32 paintings reproduced as full page or double page illustrations. From IDW: Camilla d'Errico is a Canadian visual...

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Sparrow #10: Jim Mahfood
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Jim Mahfood, Mahfood, Jim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From IDW: This edition of the Sparrow focuses on Jim Mahfood, the fan-favorite artist who has worked on titles such as Clerks, the...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From IDW: In this special edition of the Sparrow art book series, internationally acclaimed artist and designer Ashley Wood showcases a collection of...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the covers, only light shelfwear), Mingjue Helen Chen, Chen, Mingjue Helen, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Signed by the artist with a small head sketch of a girl and dated in the year of publication. Mingjue Helen Chen's out-of-print second collection of...

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Space Race (Leporello Series)
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Tom Clohosy Cole, Cole, Tom Clohosy, Very Fine, Nobrow Press, London, 2012, 9781907704437, 9.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: In another installment in our bestselling concertina series, Tom Clohosy Cole leads us through the defining moments of that tense,...

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Very Fine/Fine, Michael Sowa, Sowa, Michael, Chronicle Books, 1996, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

The long out-of-print first edition of this collection of whimsical paintings. Foreword by Nick Bantock. From the publisher: A miniature pig...

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Very Fine, Harper Collins, 2013, 1st, 9780062222602, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the Society: This gorgeous 54th edition of the Society of Illustrators Annual represents the very best work created throughout 2012. These volumes...

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Very Fine, Harper Collins, 2010, 1st, 9780061928000, Softcover, French wraps

From the Society: This 51st edition of the Society of Illustrators Annual represents the very best work created throughout 2009.  These volumes...

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Al Severin, Severin, Al, One of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, La Grande Ourse, Landenne, 2010, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 36 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

A fantastic sketchbook by Belgian illustrator and bande dessinée artist Al Severin. Page after page of Severin sketch pages; faces, clothed and...

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Asia Ladowska, Ladowska, Asia, Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2019, 978-1-909414-66-2, 10.5 inches, 7.8 inches, 168 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Sketch with Asia is the first major publication from online manga-inspired art phenomenon, Asia Ladowska. Asia blends her talent for...

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Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe
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John Rush, VF/Fine, Mayer, Marianna, Rush, John, Chronicle, 2004, 1st, pictorial boards, English

From the dust jacket: "Ivanhoe - At the dawn of the Middle Ages, a gripping tale of chivalry and suspense emerges. "Two distinguished knights - one...

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Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Rockville Centre, NY, Heavy Metal, 2004, 1st, 9781932413151, 1932413154, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A passion project of Simon Bisley's to illustrate the Bible, this collection of full-page drawings and paintings of scenes from the Bible was published in...

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Richard Stine, Limited to 1000 copies. INSCRIBED and dated 12.12.79 by Stine, VG+ (covers rubbed), Stine, Richard, Richard Stine, 1978, 1st, wraps

An early self-published book - a diary in words and illustrations - from this offbeat greeting card creator. Limited to 1000 copies. Inscribed and dated...

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Richard Stine, Limited to 1000 copies. Presentation copy INSCRIBED and dated 12.12.79 by Stin, NF, Stine, Richard, Richard Stine, 1978, 1st, wraps, English

An early self-published book - a diary of a world cruise in words and pictures - from this offbeat greeting card creator. Limited to 1000 copies....

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David Hartman, Hartman, David, Fine, Sideshow Monkey, Simi Valley, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

David Hartman's only sketchbook. Clearly a horror fan, his imaginative illustrations are full of zombies, ghouls, and other monsters, but they all share a...

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Sideshow Fine Art Prints Vol. 1
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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild bump to the tail of the spine, corners square, one page corner creased, otherwise interior is tight and clean), Insight, San Rafael, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A glorified showroom catalog of Sidshow Collectibles' line of limited edition art prints of DC and Marvel superheroes. Each print is reproduced full-page...

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Si Te He Visto No Me Acuerdo
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Very Fine, Jordi Labanda, Labanda, Jordi, Editorial RM, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, Spanish

Labanda is a commercial illustrator living and working in Barcelona since 1993. This is a collection of 58 full-color cartoons for the slick magazines. The...

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Limited to 50 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Orlando, Orlando, Nobrow, 2010, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 16 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: "International borders were no deterrent when we had the opportunity to collaborate with Berlin based illustrator Orlando. His...

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Shannon Stirnweis, Stirnweis, Shannon, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2017, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Over 200 color illustrations! From the publisher: Born in 1931, Shannon Stirnweis has had a long and varied career as an illustrator and fine artist....

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Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, One of a limited number of copies with an extra-illustrated bookplate signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2021, 1st, 9781647224929, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 256 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only book on renowned artist Iain McCaig, first published in 2008, is back in print expanded with sixteen pages of new content from this expert...

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Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-70-0, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Back in print after a decade, this is a pristine first printing of the original edition. From the publisher: McCaig is best known for his work as a...

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