Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Swallow #2
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Ashley Wood, et al, Wood, et al, Ashley, Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2005, 1st, 9781933239460, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

"It's about pictures." This second volume features portfolios of new works by Jason Alexander (8 images), Glenn Barr (18 images), Bengal (28 images), Jo...

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Coverama: Alternate Worlds
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Marc Simonetti, Simonetti, Marc, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Bragelonne, 2015, 1st, 9782811216290, 12.8 inches, 9.7 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, wraps

Marc Simonetti (born in 1977) is a French conceptual artist and illustrator. He worked on Valérian and the city of a thousand planets with Luc Besson...

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Bill McMullen, McMullen, Bill, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill McMullen, New York, 2020, 1st, 6.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 264 pages, 250 full-page color photographs, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

A cool art/film project collecting frames from 250 films that include the iconic Twin Towers. By New York-based artist/designer Bill McMullen. A sharply...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 250 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to the covers), 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...

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Vernaculis - Inscribed 1st
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Inscribed by the artist, Fine, Baby Tattoo, Los Angeles, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Ragnar is a designer in the animation industry but he still has time to create posters and prints in a fifties nostalgic flat retro style. This is his...

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Automotiv
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Ever Meulen, Meulen, Ever, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Champaka, Brussels, 2013, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 196 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, French

More than a collection of drawings of cars, "Automotiv" is the culmination of Ever Meulen's passion for the automobile world.Not content with being the best...

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Marie-Ange Guillaume, Jean-Marie Pigeon, Guillaume, Marie-Ange, Pigeon, Jean-Marie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Paris, Christian Desbois Editions, 1995, 1st, 291015002X, 12 inches, 9 inches, 72 pages, color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Jean-Marie Pigeon is one of the premier sculptors in the world of Bande Dessinee. This monograph features over 100 color photographs of the sculptors' many...

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Vernaculis - Signed 1st
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2006, 1st, 9780977894994, 0977894991, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This is Ragnar's out-of-print second collection of images for posters and prints.

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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2019, 1st, 978-2374951225, 11.7 inches, 9 inches, 384 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Our copies include an Exclusive  SNB  Bookplate,  Signed & Numbered by Dave,  with an unpublished illustration,  and...

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Seaside - Signed & Numbered
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François Avril, Avril, François, One of numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Champaka / Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9782390410072, 10.75 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An art book presenting the recent paintings of illustrator and occasional bande dessinee artist Avril. This is a numbered limited edition with a...

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#Hardcover 2
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 9791096315758, 12 inches, 8 inches, 184 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From our friends in France and their blockbuster Kickstarter campaign. From the publisher: Last year (in 2019), we started like this: "The...

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Mu Pan, Pan, Mu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Cernunnos, New York, 2020, 9781419750557, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The rst monograph showcasing the visceral, exciting, and chaotic paintings of Mu Pan Drawing inspiration from nature, Japanese...

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Yankel Ginzburg - Signed
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Yankel Ginzburg, Boldly & brightly inscribed & dated 1987 by the artist across two pages, Fine/VG+ (closed tear to back of dustjacket), Ginzburg, Yankel, ALEF Books, 1985, 1st, cloth

Painter and sculptor Yankel Ginzburg was born in 1945 in the Soviet Republic of Khazakhstan and emigrated to Israel in 1957 and to Washington, DC in 1969....

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Very Fine, CFSL Ink / Ankama, 2008, Softcover, vinyl wraps, Japanese, French, Spanish, English

Since its inception in 2002, the Café Salé website and association has grown to over 15,000 members and become the largest community of...

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Gorilla Artbook Volume 1
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Fine, CFSL Ink / Ankama, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, French

This excellent new illustration anthology features some 250 works by more than 70 artists. An international roster with images categorized by Comedy,...

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Very Fine, CFSL Ink / Ankama, 2012, 1st, Softcover, vinyl wraps, English, French

The sixth edition of this excellent illustration anthology is a real winner with a ton of crowd-pleasing images. More than 600 works by 185 artists are...

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Mark Stock: Paintings (Signed)
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Inscribed by the artist and dated 2006, Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket spine sunned), Mark Stock, Conrad, Barnaby, III, Stock, Mark, Metropolitan, 2000, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

The only monograph on this contemporary realist painter whose images have a strong narrative element and often used 1920s-40s period details. A visual...

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Bad Girl
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Very Fine, Song Yang, Yang, Song, Xiao Pan, 2010, 9782918575016, 2918575011, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 192 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, French

A collection of full-page, full-color art from the artist-creator of the "Bad Girl" manhua comic. From the publisher: After 6 albums with Xiao Pan,...

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The Art of Sin City (Very Fine)
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Very Fine, Frank Miller, Miller, Frank, Dark Horse, 2002, 1st, 1569718180, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A showcase for art from the Frank Miller comic book series, including some unpublished pieces and roughs. From Dark Horse: "In 1991, visionary...

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Merveilleux!
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Very Fine, CFSL Ink, Paris, 2013, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English, French

Full color illustrations by Annette Marnat, Tony Sandoval, Wouter Tulp, Bobby Chiu, Clément Lefevre, Charles Champeau, Carine M, Elian Black'Mor,...

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Paul Pope, Pope, Paul, Signed and dated 2014 by the artist, Very Fine, Image, Berkeley, 2014, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Paul Pope's new graphic novel Battling Boy debuted at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, and the original art is now the focus of a series of...

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The Pop Up Art Book
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Limited to 900 copies, Very Fine, Poposition Press, 2015, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

The Pop Up Art Book is a collaborative art book that brings together some of the most creative minds from street art, comic books, illustration, fine art...

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Swallow #3
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Ashley Wood, David Choe, Louie Del Carmen, Ronnie Del Carmen, Glyn Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Jeremy Geddes, Uwe Heidschoetter, Rian Hughes, James Jean, Jock, Ilana Kohn, Ted McKeever, Sean Phillips, Andrew Robinson, Robh Ruppel, Greg Staples, Frank Stockton, Wood, David Choe, Louie Del Carmen, Ronnie Del Carmen, Glyn Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Jeremy Geddes, Uwe Heidschoetter, Rian Hughes, James Jean, Jock, Ilana Kohn, Ted McKeever, Sean Phillips, Andrew Robinson, Robh Ruppel, Greg Staples, Frank Stockton, Barro, Ashley, Very Good+ (moderate wear and scuffing to covers, binding and interior are Fine), San Diego, IDW, 2007, 1st, 978160010072, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 300 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This huge out-of-print third volume features portfolios of (mostly) new works by: Ashley Wood Barron Storey (18 pages) Ilana Kohn (14 pages)...

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Walt Reed, Reed, Walt, Very Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket edges slightly rubbed at spine otherwise Very Fine), New York, Watson-Guptill, 2001, 1st, 9780942604801, 0942604806, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 452 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The most comprehensive reference guide available detailing the history of modern American Illustration, researched and written by Walt Reed, founder of...

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Eponymonstrous!
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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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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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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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Taï-Marc Le Thanh, Rebecca Dautremer, Le Thanh, Taï-Marc, Dautremer, Rebecca, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Editions Tishina, Paris, 2015, 1st, 13 inches, 11.75 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of published and unpublished finished works, illustrations, designs, drawings, sketches by the French graphic designer and illustrator. Over...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Image, Berkeley, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. A collection of illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings & sketches. Selected from SKETCHES & SCRIBBLES, BOOK ONE, and SKETCHES &...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jon Foster, Foster, Jon, Cartouche Press, 2002, 1st, 9781556346262, 10.875 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Jon Foster's art is dark, beautiful, and visually overpowering. From his Dark Horse Comics Star Wars covers to his...

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How to Disappear
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Moki, Moki, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Gingko Press, 2010, 1st, 9781584234173, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, 66 color and 33 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth with color plate onlaid, English

This copy includes the color art print often separated from the book. From the Publisher: How to Disappear -- it's a constant concern in artist Moki's...

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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, 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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Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), #2717 of the First Printing - Signed by the Artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2016, 1st, 978-1909414280, 190941428X, 10.4 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A Kickstarter first printing copy. From the publisher: Successfully funded on Kickstarter in 2 hours, The Art of Loish is the first published...

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Le Jardin des Couleurs
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Will, Will, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrink wrap, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2012, 10.75 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An art book exploring the illustrative work of bande dessinee artist Will. Through drafts, sketches, drawings and paintings, this art book shows all...

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Craig Drake Collection Book Set
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Craig Drake, Drake, Craig, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Very Fine slipcase, Los Angeles, Hero Complex, 2019, 1st, 9781732772809, 9.2 inches, 11.5 inches, 210 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

These three volumes showcase Craig Drake's Patrick Nagel-inspired illustrations of film and television, sci-fi and fantasy characters. Craig Drake...

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Ragnar, Ragnar, An illustrated bookplate signed by the artist is laid in, Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2005, 1st thus, 9780972938891, 11 inches, 8.7 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. Ragnar's first published collection. Illustrations for posters and prints in a fifties nostalgic flat retro style. An...

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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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Aleksi Briclot, Briclot, Aleksi, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, CFSL Ink, 2010, 1st, 9782359470093, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

Briclot is a fantasy illustrator working in games, comics, book illustration. This lavish coffee table book is full of paintings and color art and has ten...

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Sumographie
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David Prudhomme, Prudhomme, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2019, 1st, 9782302079014, 11.2 inches, 11.2 inches, 206 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: Regarded as demigods in Japan, sumo wrestlers are also a source of fascination well beyond Japanese borders. But the world inhabited...

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Jeffrey Alan Love, Love, Jeffrey Alan, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Flesk, Santa Cruz, 2020, 1st Paperback Printing, 9 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, pictorial boards, English

This book is signed by Jeffrey Alan Love. It includes all the Kickstarter extras: a 8.5 x 11 inch print and six 4 x 6 inch color postcards. Notes From...

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Mathieu Lauffray - Axis Mundi
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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Very Fine with a Very Fine belly band, Paris, CSFL Ink, 2013, 1st, 9782359470208, 12 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A magnificent monograph devoted to illustrator, painter, comic book artist, concept/visual development artist Mathieu Lauffray. Chapters: Impulsion...

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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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Paul Renaud, Renaud, Paul, Inscribed and dated 2015 by the artist with a drawing of Red Sonja, Very Good+ without dust jacket, as issued (spine ends lightly bumped, lower corners bent inward, upper corners pushed inward, covers glossy, interior Very Fine), Dark Dragon, Breda, Netherlands, 2015, 1st, 12.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Dutch art book is inscribed by the artist with a large drawing of Red Sonja dated 2015--the year of publication. It was mailed by the artist in France...

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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Baby Tattoo, Los Angeles, 2011, 1st thus, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 100s of color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. 160 pages full of development art for Ragnar's long simmering personal project. Vehicles, girls, robots, weapons, type treatments, poster...

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James McMullan, McMullan, James, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Lincoln Center Theater, 2012, 1st, 9781467530064, 12 inches, 9.2 inches, 80 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth and pictorial boards, English

This book "shows the sketches and final images of 33 of the 44 posters [James McMullan] has created for Lincoln Center Theater since the publication of The...

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