Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Delicatessen, Akiko Kawamura, Nico, Toko Ohmori, Tatsuya Oka, Hiroyuki Takeno, Kayano Wada, et al, Delicatessen, Akiko Kawamura, Nico, Toko Ohmori, Tatsuya Oka, Hiroyuki Takeno, Kayano Wada, et al, Very Fine, Modena, Italy, HappyBooks, 2005, 2nd, 9788886416597, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

This is Delicatessen's second collection of cutting-edge Japanese fashion illustration. Eighteen artists with widely-divergent styles are represented by...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, Pacific Grove, 2006, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

Drawings made in over one week in Vienna. "Inspired by the many extraordinary artists whose works live in this haunting city...."

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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 & 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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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gregory Weir-Quiton, Weir-Quiton, Gregory, 2019, 6 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Great artists make it look easy. Here are 48 drawings, figurative and fashion, that could be finished illustrations. Gregory Weir-Quiton is a veteran Los...

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Hellboy: 25 Years of Covers
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Mike Mignola, Richard Corben, Duncan Fegredo, et al, Mignola, Richard Corben, Duncan Fegredo, et al, Mike, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2019, 1st, 9781506714554, 12.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 200 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the first issue of Hellboy, this deluxe art collection includes more than 150 full-page cover...

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Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2018, 10.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Sketchbook of Loish offers readers a unique look into Loish's creative processes and idea generation, providing an insight into...

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The Electric State
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Simon Stalenhag, Stalenhag, Simon, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Skybound Books, New York, 2017, 9781501181412, 10.1 inches, 11.25 inches, 142 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A teen girl and her robot embark on a cross-country mission in this illustrated science fiction story, perfect for fans of Ready...

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David Michael Wieger, Terryl Whitlatch, Wieger, David Michael, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st thus, 978-1-62465-0-437, 10 inches, 11 inches, 188 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new revised edition of Terryl's 2004 original. From the dustjacket: The Katurran Odyssey is an epic tale of faith, hope, and selfless heroism of a...

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Pillowy: The Art of Dave Cooper (Very Good+)
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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Spine ends and corners lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Cernunnos, 2019, 1st, 978-2374951225, 11.7 inches, 9 inches, 384 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Spine ends and corners lightly bumped in shipping otherwise Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap. Dave Cooper's first comprehensive monograph with over...

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The Well
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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Near Fine (moderate rubbing to spine ends and covers, interior Very Fine), Kowloon, 3A Publishing, 2014, 1st, 9781631400742, 12.5 inches, 12.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize 12"x12" full color collection of paintings and drawings by Aron Wiesenfeld. "Aron Wiesenfeld makes paintings and charcoal drawings in which...

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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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Beatrice Blue, Blue, Beatrice, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9780955153099, 9.2 inches, 7.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Wander into the immersive illustrated mind of Beatrice Blue. Filled with playful characters, enchanting natural scenery, and...

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The Art of Pernille Orum
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Pernille Orum, Orum, Pernille, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843152, 10.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Pernille's first hardcover collection. This new book has no overlap with the artwork in her self-published art books: Blush and Coral! From the...

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Heikala, Heikala, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2018, 978-1-909414-81-5, 10.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The Art of Heikala: Works and Thoughts is a comprehensive collection of the best work by popular illustrator Heikala, including...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, PIE International, 2015, 2nd, 9784756246561, 8.7 inches, 7.2 inches, 224 pages, nearly 400 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: This comprehensive collection of the best of Ashley Wood's work covers nearly 400 "treasured" art works in a range of media, from his...

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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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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gregory Weir-Quiton, Weir-Quiton, Gregory, 2020, 6 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Here are 48 on-the-spot drawings--primarily portraits--created on the iPad. Gregory Weir-Quiton is a veteran Los Angeles-based illustrator with over 60...

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Tree of Life
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2019, 9781452182087, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 450 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: A career-spanning look at Southern California artist Tim Biskup's prolific aesthetic range that features bright and striking...

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Joanna Ebenstein, Ebenstein, Joanna, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Laurence King, London, 2020, 9781786275714, 10.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 272 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "There's a fine line between the horrible and the sublime, and Joanna Ebenstein's Anatomica: The Exquisite and Unsettling Art of...

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Very Fine, New York, 2017, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.625 inches, 28 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Friends and comrades of Steve Dillon came together on the anniversary of Steve's parting to create this Charity Sketchbook in his honor. This 32-page book...

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Visual Funk: Jim Mahfood Art
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Jim Mahfood, Mahfood, Jim, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light wear to the covers), San Diego, IDW, 2013, 1st, 9781613777237, 13.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Jim Mahfood, aka Food One's sixteen-year-long professional career has spanned across the fields of comic books, illustration,...

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Cozy Days: The Art of Iraville
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Ira "Iraville" Sluyterman van Langewedye, Sluyterman van Langewedye, Ira "Iraville", Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2018, 2nd, 9781909414631, 9.75 inches, 11 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Ira "Iraville" Sluyterman van Langewedye is a popular contemporary illustrator beloved for her charming watercolour illustrations of...

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Signed by the artist with a headsketch of Captain America, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gene Ha, Ha, Gene, 2015, 1st, 9780996272414, 11.25 inches, 8.7 inches, 104 pages, over 140 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Self-published by the artist, Gene Ha, a gorgeous hardcover art book. Gene has drawn an original head sketch in color marker on the first blank page....

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Touch
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Zipcy (Yang Se Eun), Zipcy (Yang Se Eun), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Arte, Seoul, 2019, 9788950978167, 8 inches, 7.75 inches, 212 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, Korean

From the publisher: Light touches, dreamy gazes and longing sighs... That's what you'll find in these intimate illustrations by Korean illustrator Zipcy....

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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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Zodiac Girls Portfolio
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John Watkiss, Very Fine in Very Fine wraparound band, Watkiss, John, 2008, 1st, 6 inches, 4.25 inches, 12 color illustrations

Twelve watercolor drawings of twelve fashionable young women, each depicting one of the astrological signs. Nicely printed, postcard size, on watercolor...

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Very Fine, Joe Sorren, Sorren, Joe, Murphy Design, 2003, 2nd, Hardcover, cloth, English

"In Celebration of Balance & Opposable Thumbs is an inspirational collection of paintings by Joe Sorren. Over 160 pages celebrate the past 10 years of...

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Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine, Sam Vanallemeersch, Vanallemeersch, Sam, Nobrow Press, 2012, 1st, 9781907704291, 16.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 24 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Big Mother #2 is here, this time graced with the awe-inspiring work of Belgian artist/illustrator Sam Vanallemeersch. This...

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Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine, Riikka Sormunen, Sormunen, Riikka, Nobrow Press, 2012, 1st, 9781907704574, 16.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 24 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Travelling from Klimt to Kahlo with a brief stop at Kandinsky, the new Big Mother has finally arrived! Finnish artist Riikka...

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The Antisocial Networks
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Luis Quiles, Quiles, Luis, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Barcelona, Spaceman Project, 2018, 1st, 978-84-17253-05-9, 8.3 inches, 8.3 inches, 360 pages, over 350 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A thick collection of Luis Quiles' scabrous social commentary cartoons. From the artist: The Antisocial Networks is an interpretation of modern...

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Atey Ghailan, Ghailan, Atey, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-17-6, 11 inches, 9.3 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Concept artist and illustrator Atey Ghailan takes you on the journey of his career in his first art book. In addition to revealing...

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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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A Brush With Life
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Very Fine/Fine, Glen Loates, Loates, Glen, Abrams, 1984, 1st, 81 pages + 86 color plates, 157 illustrations, including 86 color plates, Hardcover, cloth

North American wildlife. "Few artists have been blessed with Glen Loates’ skill in depicting nature accurately, and few who specialize in painting...

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William Stout, VF/VF, Stout, William, Flesk, 2009, 1st, cloth, English

This is a great book featuring large scale painted panoramic scenes overflowing with prehistoric animals.  Introduction by Ray Harryhausen . From...

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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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Near Fine, Wah Ming Chang, Barrow and Glen Chang, David, Chang, Wah Ming, 1989, 1st, 0962529311, Softcover, wraps, English

Wah Ming Chang was an award-winning film & TV special FX artist (Disney, Puppetoons, George Pal, Star Trek) as well as a painter & sculptor. This...

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Los Elegidos
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Very slight surface nicks otherwise VF, Dibbuks, 2004, 1st, pictorial boards, Spanish

A collection of the best illustrations to appear in the magazine Training & Development Digest in its fifty first issues. This book reflects almost a...

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Seres Extraordinarios
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Tino Gatagán, Fine, Gatagán, Tino, Dibbuks, 2006, 1st, French wraps, French, English, Spanish

A collection of outstanding works by this Spanish illustrator of over 100 books worldwide. Works in acrylic, pastel, and mixed media. Text in English,...

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Burning Inside: The Art of Jean-Sébastien Rossbach
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Very Fine, Jean-Sebastien Rossbach, Rossbach, Jean-Sebastien, CFSL Ink, 2012, 1st, 9782359470321, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A ten-year retrospective of the French illustrator, known for his work for Magic: The Gathering, Marvel and Dark Horse. From the publisher: Whether...

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The Vader Project Auction
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Very Fine, Freeman's, 2010, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

For this unique project, 100 artists customized 1:1 scale authentic prop replicas of the actual Darth Vader helmet featured in the STAR WARS films. This...

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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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Very Fine/Very Fine, James Prosek, Prosek, James, Rizzoli, 2012, 1st, 9780847839070, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The captivating watercolors of James Prosek, the artist the New York Times calls "the Audubon of the fishing world." In the...

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Mark Ryden: The Gay '90s
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Very Fine, Mark Ryden, Erlanson, Amanda, Ryden, Mark, Rizzoli, 2013, 1st, 978-0-8478-3985-8, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Celebrated Pop Surrealist artist Mark Ryden’s newest body of work, presented in this book for the first time. Crowned "the...

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Very Fine in publisher's shrink wrap, IDW, San Diego, CA, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 216 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

"It’s about pictures." Full-color images: paintings, digital, drawings, and sketches; and sometimes short interviews with the artists. Edited and...

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Very Fine, Massimo Carnevale, Carnevale, Massimo, Editoriale Aurea, 2010, 1st, 9788861232891, Softcover, wrap, Italian

This art book reproduces all previous 77 painted covers to "John Doe" by Massimo Carnevale as full-page illustrations without logos or text. The...

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Liberatore: Le Donne
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Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, NBM, 2012, 1st, 9781561637133, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 168 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Liberatore's women. This updated art book has over 100 pages of new material. Sketches, pencil drawings, ink paintings, and finished paintings in a variety...

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The Dynamite Art of Alex Ross
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Alex Ross, Ross, Alex, Very Fine, Dynamite, Mt. Laurel, 2013, 2nd, 12.25 inches, 9.19 inches, 328 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The book stands as a whopping 328 pages, featuring Alex Ross' ultra-realistic, painted renditions of iconic superheroes that have...

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