Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Thomas Negovan, Michael Hussar, Negovan, Thomas, Hussar, Michael, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Century Guild, Culver City, 2017, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 100 pages, 55 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Michael Hussar has been an icon of the West Coast art scene for twenty years, featured on countless television shows, museum exhibitions, and magazine...

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Geometria
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Julio Cesar Ibarra, Ibarra, Julio Cesar, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chicago, Trinquette, 2013, 1st, 9781934623251, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of 50 caricatures by the Argentinean artist. Graduated National Art Teacher. Pencil sketch artist, illustrator and cartoonist born May 16th,...

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Stuart Immonen, Immonen, Stuart, Very Fine, Richmond, Adhouse, 2008, 10.75 inches, 8 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. Stuart Immonen is a Canadian comics and cover artist working for DC and Marvel. This is a big beautiful collection of his sketches, short...


L'art du Canard
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interDuck, interDuck, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015025, 11 inches, 10 inches, 512 pages, over 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

What if the greatest works of art from around the world had not been made by human beings but by... ducks? This is the question that these artists...

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Eliza Ivanova, Ivanova, Eliza, 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 Ivanova explains her approach and technique in this instructional book. A nice companion to her sketch/art book Raw Material. From the publisher:...

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James Jean, Jean, James, One of 1500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lotte Museum of Art, Seoul, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.2 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations & photos throughout, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Eternal Journey is a catalog of new work exhibited at the Lotte Museum of Art in April 2019 in Seoul, South Korea. Updated from the Korean language version...

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James Jean, Jean, James, One of 1500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Upper corners very slightly bent inward otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lotte Museum of Art, Seoul, 2020, 1st thus, 12.25 inches, 9.2 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations & photos throughout, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Eternal Journey is a catalog of new work exhibited at the Lotte Museum of Art in April 2019 in Seoul, South Korea. Updated from the Korean language version...

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James Jean, Jean, James, #127 of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pressure Printing, Denver, 2013, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Parallel Lives is a 56 page, limited edition, signed and numbered softbound book cataloging James' solo show of the same name. The book contains 47 plates,...

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Process Recess 2: Portfolio
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James Jean, Jean, James, Fine, Richmond, VA, Adhouse, 2007, 1st, 0977030466, 11 inches, 15 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, ringbound, English

A sharp copy of this delicate, out-of-print, bound portfolio. Process Recess 2: Portfolio showcases the illustrative work of Eisner and Harvey award...

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James Jean, Jean, James, Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2008, 1st, 9780811863315, 6 inches, 4 inches, 30 postcards pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Out of print. From the publisher: Award-winning artist James Jean conjures up a collection of half-forgotten dreamscapes and haunting childhood...

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The Art of Jock
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Will Dennis, Jock, Dennis, Will, Jock, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrink wrap, San Rafael, Insight, 2016, 1st, 978-1608878055, 13.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Discover the uniquely dynamic work of acclaimed artist Jock, from his groundbreaking comics art to his stunning posters for the pop...

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James Johnson, Johnson, James, Very Fine, James Johnson, Detroit, 2017, 1st, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Detroit-based artist James Johnson is noted for his elaborately-rendered portraits of dorks... not your everyday dorks, but prime uberdorks like Edswine...

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Cathy and Arnie Fenner, Jeffrey Jones, Fenner, Cathy and Arnie, Jones, Jeffrey, Signed by the artist on the title page, Very Fine/Very Fine, Nevada City, CA, Underwood Books, 2002, 1st, 1887424571, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 175 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist on the title page. The nicest collection of Jones' work ever published, this volume includes 175 paintings in full color. From the...

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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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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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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, #829 of 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard, 2000, 1st, 9781887591133, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 128 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Signed and numbered hardcover edition with 16 extra pages of illustrations. From the dustjacket: Echoes: The Drawings of Michael Wm. Kaluta spans the...

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The Michael WM. Kaluta Treasury
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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (very slight bump to upper corner, otherwise only light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Glimmer Graphics, Trenton, NJ, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 3 full-page color, 128 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of rare Kaluta artwork. Lots of sketches. The Shadow and DC characters. Pencil prelims for paintings. Includes the most extensive Kaluta...

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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, #62 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, NBM, 2001, 1st, 1561632767, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, 125 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, boards, English

"At last, a beautiful full color compendium of the best of one of comic art's most beloved and revered artists! Illustrations, covers, sketches, work from...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Viktor Kalvachev, Kalvachev, Viktor, 2018, 2nd 2020, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 216 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Each copy purchased from Stuart Ng Books comes with an original head sketch on big A4 paper (8.25 x 11.75 inches)! That's right, a real original...

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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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Little Big Girl - Signed
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), New York, Dial Books, 2016, 978-0803739123, 0803739125, 11.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A picture book written and illustrated by Claire Keane inspired by her own children. From the publisher: A touching picture book about an...

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Once Upon A Cloud - Signed
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Signed by the artist, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends or corners may be lightly bumped, otherwise new and unread), New York, Dial Books, 2015, 10.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Claire's first children's picture book. Illustrated in her favorite medium: pastel. From the publisher: Fresh from her work on Frozen and Tangled,...

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Ramon Kelley, Fine/NF, Kelley, Ramon, Watson-Guptill, 1977, 1st, cloth

This art technique book focuses on advanced techniques in oil, pastel, and watercolor as used by Ramon Kelly, who is famous for his dazzling, bravura...

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Ramon Kelley, NF/NF (dustjacket, Kelley, Ramon, Watson-Guptill, 1977, 1st, cloth

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Vance Kelly, Kelly, Vance, with an illustrated bookplate signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Hero Complex Gallery, Los Angeles, 2020, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 132 pages, over 130 color illustrations, Hardcover, decorative leather, English

The first book collecting Vance Kelly's pop culture illustrations and artwork. Covering his entire career, focusing on his rock and movie artworks. Almost...

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Coloring With Your Octopus
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Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo Books, 2014, 7 inches, 14 inches, 48 pages, 48 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A wonderful line art book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger! From the publisher: A cinematically proportioned coloring...

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Traveling With Your Octopus
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Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo Books, 2014, 7 inches, 14 inches, 64 pages, 30 full page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A wonderful book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger featuring 30 new illustrations of Victorian lady, Victoria Prismall, and her...

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Very Fine, Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Baby Tattoo Books, 2013, 1st, 9781614040064, 7 inches, 14 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This wonderful book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger has been a runaway hit selling out its first print run in less than two...

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Chipp Kidd: Book Two
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Chip Kidd, Kidd, Chip, Very Fine, Rizzoli, New York, 2017, 9780847860081, 9.25 inches, 12.5 inches, 320 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: According to the Huffington Post, "Chip Kidd is the Meryl Streep of book design." At the forefront of a revolution in publishing,...

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Tom Kidd, Kidd, Tom, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild shelfwear, moderate rubbing to topedge of dustjacket, 1/2 inch closed tear to dustjacket), Paper Tiger, London, 2005, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, over 150 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tomm Kidd has become renowned as an artist of wondrous imagination and skill. His Orwellian visions of a future world, as depicted in his War of the Worlds...

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Sam Kieth, Kieth, Sam, Very Fine, San Francisco, Cartoon Art Museum / IDW, 2013, 1st, 9781613777688, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Samplings and Dabblings serves as an 80-page retrospective of Sam Kieth's work, coinciding with a major exhibition at the Cartoon Art...

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Sam Kieth, Kieth, Sam, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: From the mind of Sam Kieth comes a behind-the-scenes peek at 48 pages of unseen art, collected from his moldy collection of...

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Sam Kieth, Kieth, Sam, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

A familiar story: after the publisher overprinted the first volume, they under-printed the follow-up volume, making the latter volume sought after. From...

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Sam Kieth, Kieth, Sam, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781600104922, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the 2013 Convention Edition with a variant cover . This book collects various stories, paintings, sketches and doodles chosen and arranged by the...

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Greg Theakston, Jack Kirby, Theakston, Greg, Kirby, Jack, Near Fine (light rubbing to the front corners, one thumbdent, very flat, tight, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

196 pages of art and story by the King of Comics, plus a biography and analysis of the work. The art has been Theakstonized for maximum clarity. This...

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Babes, Beasts, and Brawn: Sculpture of the Fantastic
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Steve Kiwus, Kiwus, Steve, Very Fine, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1-59307-013-7, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

"The Action-Figure Art of Steve Kiwus and Eightball Studios." A showcase of action figures and limited edition statues. The book features hundreds of...

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French Milk
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Lucy Knisley, Knisley, Lucy, Very Fine, New York, Simon & Schuster, 2007, 1st, 9781416575344, 8.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 206 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Through delightful drawings, photographs, and musings, twenty-three-year-old Lucy Knisley documents a six-week trip she and her...

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Djamila Knopf, Knopf, Djamila, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843213, 11.5 inches, 8.9 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Illustrator Djamila Knopf leads us through her world, where anime-influenced characters, exquisite settings, and the process of...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's third self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches in pencil or ink with occasional color. (Sketchbooks...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fourth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fifth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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Mark Kostabi, INSCRIBED & dated 2-3-1990 on the half-title page, VF/VF, Kostabi, Mark, Abbeville, 1986, 1st, cloth

Mark Kostabi is a contemporary NY artist whose career has been an extended performance art piece. In recent years, he's used a staff - dubbed "Team...

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Grow: The Art of Koyamori
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Koyamori, Koyamori, Very Fine, PIE International, Japan, 2018, 978-4-7562-5121-3, 9.2 inches, 7.5 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: This is the first art collection by the young Canadian artist/illustrator Koyamori (also known as Maruti_Bitamin). Over the past 5...

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Plasticland
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Kozik, Kozik, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2007, 1st, 9781593078751, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A photo collection of Kozik's vinyl art toys, concepts, illustrations, text and book design by the artist himself. From the publisher: The man...

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Stars (Edition Crocodile)
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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...

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Stars (Morpheus Int'l Edition)
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Very Fine/Fine (some shelfwear to the dustjacket otherwise Very Fine), Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portraits-caricatures. Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy helping of Spitting Image.

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Sebastian Kruger, Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page, Very Fine/Very Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, cloth

Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page. A full color...

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Stars by Kruger
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Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing and edgewear to the dustjacket), Beverly Hills, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Kruger's second collection of celebrity portraits-caricatures. From 1997. Nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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