Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Phil Hale, Rick Berry, Hale, Rick Berry, Phil, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to dustjacket), Hampton Falls, NH, Donald M. Grant, 1992, 1st, 978-1880418055, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, x, 119 pages, over 103 color and 34 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The publication of this seminal art book first brought to public awareness the visionary art of Rick Berry and Phil Hale. Going well...

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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
  $175.00
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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)
  $200.00
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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)
  $175.00
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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...

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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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Dumb Luck
  $40.00
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Gary Baseman, Baseman, Gary, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (light bump to the bottom edge of the front board), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2004, 1st, 978-0811844239, 8.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 336 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English Japanese

Mucking up the pages of the New Yorker, the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Forbes, the Atlantic Monthly, Blab, and more, Gary Baseman has populated the...

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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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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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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, 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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Jesper Ejsing, Ejsing, Jesper, Very 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...

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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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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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Escapo - Signed First
  $60.00
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Paul Pope, Pope, Paul, Signed and dated '14 by the artist, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (tiny bump to one corner and spine ends, sharp interior), New York, Z2 Comics, 2014, 1st thus, 9781940878003, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist and dated in the year of publication on the front free endpaper. The 2014 revised edition of Pope's 1999 graphic novel....

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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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Ilya Kuvshinov, Kuvshinov, Ilya, Very Fine, PIE International, Japan, 2019, 9784756252357, 9.2 inches, 7.5 inches, 224 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

This second book from Ilya Kuvshinov collects over 300 new artworks. -From the publisher: Ghost in the Shell was Ilya Kuvshinov's first encounter with...

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Evening Becomes Electric
  $12.00
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Very Fine, Patricia Chidlaw, Chidlaw, Patricia, Terrence Rogers Fine Art, 2007, 1st, 8.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 24 pages, 11 paintings in color, Softcover, wraps, English

An exhibition catalogue of new paintings by this excellent contemporary realist painter. Reminiscent of John Register, Chidlaw renders everyday locations...

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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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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Good+ (spine ends and corners scuffed, interiors Very Fine), Ruben Martinez, Martinez, Ruben, 2009, 1st, 8.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed on the front endpaper with an ink sketch. Extinction is illustrator and designer Ruben Martinez' follow up to The After Life. This is a wide...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine in Near Fine slipcase (light shelfwear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781613775776, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 800 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A slipcased hardcover combination of Ashley's Grande Finale and Sencilla Finale, plus 60 new pages of additional art. Out of print. From the...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781600104190, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 800 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A softcover combination of Ashley's Grande Finale and Sencilla Finale, plus 60 new pages of additional art. Out of print. From the publisher: Forget...

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F*** It Number Four
  $200.00
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations on every page, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ashley's self-published collection of paintings features unexpurgated images in full color on heavy paper between hard covers. All the paintings are...

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Fairytale Fantasies Calendar 2010
  $100.00
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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Near Fine (mild rubbing to one corner next to the wire binding, light bend to one lower corner, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

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

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners next to the wire binding, very light wear to lower corners, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 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...

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Fine (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...

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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...

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Tanaka, Tanaka, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pie International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756253941, 9.4 inches, 6.5 inches, 144 pages, 170 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Tanaka's passion for fashion is shown in every wonderfully detailed illustration, including pieces on innerwear garments to the right accompanying accessory...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, IDW, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 13 inches, 12.5 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Strictly limited to 500 copies, this collection of the long sold-out Uno Tarino, Dos Tarino, and Tres Tarino art books did not last long. This huge 12" x...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 500 copies, Fine in Near Fine slipcase (light wear), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 13 inches, 12.5 inches, 360 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Strictly limited to 500 copies , this collection of the long sold-out Uno Tarino, Dos Tarino, and Tres Tarino art books did not last long. This huge 12" x...

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Fatales: The Art of Ryan Heshka
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Ryan Heshka, Heshka, Ryan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Cernunnos, 2017, 1st, 9782374950495, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 288 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The first complete monograph of contemporary painter Ryan Heshka. His Nobrow comic Mean Girls Club was a bestseller for us and here we have a great...

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Very Fine, Michael Manomivibul, Manomivibul, Michael, 2016, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Fathoms: The Art of Michael Manomivibul is an art book collecting the best of Michael's work from 2009 to the present. Divers, tentacles, knights, and so...

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Camilla d'Errico, d'Errico, Camilla, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2011, 2nd, 9781595825834, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Introduction by Ashley Wood. From the publisher: One of the brightest rising stars of pop surrealism! Camilla d'Errico is an artistic...

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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,...

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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Film Threat, 1989, color wraps, English

Glenn Barr illustrates this calendar.

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2019, 978-1-50670-801-0, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 336 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The journey through the creation of the groundbreaking video games continues with this breathtaking volume, featuring hundreds of...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dean Stuart, Stuart, Dean, 2018, 1st, 10.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Dean Stuart is a gallery artist and an illustrator for magazines and books since 2007. This is a surreal fairy tale story illustrated with his wonderful...

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