Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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, English, Spanish, French

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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The Artist in You
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Baby Tatto Books, Los Angeles, 2008, 1st, 6 inches, 4 inches, 64 pages, 16 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A long essay by Tim Biskup accompanied by 14 paintings. This paperback has a dust jacket announcing an exhibit of works by Biskup, at Jonathan...

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Cosplay in America V2
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Ejen Chuang, Chuang, Ejen, Very Fine, Optiknerve, Los Angeles, 2015, 1st, 10.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Cosplay in America V2 takes a reader on a visual journey through the culture of cosplay in the United States. Photographer Ejen Chuang spent two years...

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Icelandic Trolls
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Brian Pilkington, Terry Gunnell, Brian Pilkington, Pilkington, Terry Gunnell, Brian, Pilkington, Brian, Fine, Viborg, Mal Og Menning, 1999, 1st, 9789979319276, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 28 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: In this richly illustrated book, Brian Pilkington brings the amazing world of the trolls to life in an amusing and original fashion....

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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, One of 2000 numbered copies, Bumped spine corner otherwise Fine issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Geneva, Paquet, 2016, 1st, 9782888907695, 11.6 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Tony Sandoval, creator of Doomboy, Le Serpent d'Eau, Le Cadavre et le Sofa , Nocturno ou Mille Tempêtes , presents some of his daily...

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Thomas Olivri, Olivri, Thomas, Fine, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2015, 1st, 9782364803527, 10 inches, 8 inches, 416 pages, over 750 color illustrations, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, French

Geek-Art 2: An Anthology - Art, Design, Illustration & Lightsabers The first volume of this anthology was published in France and later in the U.S.,...

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Brandt Peters, Kathie Olivas, Peters, Kathie Olivas, Brandt, Print run of 2000 copies, Very Fine, Albuquerque, Circus Posterus Inc., 2008, 1st, 978-0977143061, 0977143066, 8.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 230 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of bizarre, whimsical and fantastic illustrations by Kathie Olivas and Brandt Peters. Kathie Olivas and Brandt Peters have teamed up to...

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Goblin Market - Signed 1st
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Christina Rossetti, Omar Rayyan, Rossetti, Christina, Rayyan, Omar, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Donald M. Grant, Hampton Falls, NH, 2017, 1st, 12 inches, 10 inches, 88 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

We have a limited number of copies signed by Omar Rayyan available while they last. Christina Rossetti's GOBLIN MARKET, lavishly interpreted by award...

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Swallow #5
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Ashley Wood, et al, Wood, et al, Ashley, Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2008, 1st, 978-1600104114, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 220 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

"It's about pictures." This fifth volume features portfolios of (mostly) new works by editor Ashley Wood, Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Camilla...


Flight, Vol. 1
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Fine, Portland, Image Comics, 2004, 1st, 9781582403816, 10.1 inches, 6.7 inches, 288 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Stories by: JBengal, Bill Mudron, Catia Chien, Chris Appelhans, Clio Chiang, Derek Kirk Kim, Dylan Meconis, Enrico Casaresa, Erika Moen, Hope Larson, Jacob...

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Fusion Junction
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Near Fine (some light scuffing on front cover), Josh Middleton, Eric Canete, Nox, Maggi, Middleton, Eric Canete, Nox, Maggi, Josh, ABDOTC, 2006, 1st, 0978542908, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, iv, 124 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2006, "A Collection of Contemporary Character Art." 34 pages of color pieces by Josh Middleton 24 pages of color pieces by Eric Canete 28 pages of...

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John Allison, Allison, John, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, London, 2013, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 36 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A scary monster / giant bug story self-published by John Allison. Successful children's author Shelley Winters is on a book tour of the United States...

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Flight, Vol. 4
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Fine, New York, Ballantine, 2006, 1st, 978-0345490391, 10.25 inches, 6.5 inches, 352 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Comics by animators! Chris Appelhans, Matthew Armstrong, Neil Babra, Bannister, Chuck BB, Catia Chien, Tony Cliff, Becky Cloonan, Phil Craven, Matthew...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Vanguard, Lakewood, 2016, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 300 color and 100 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Vampirella, Weird Science, Dejah Thoris... No one renders exotic women better than Frazetta, the World s greatest Fantasy artist....

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Dumb Luck
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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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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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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Fine, Tundra, Northampton, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

The comic book artist and painter's first art book. A selection of drawings and prints--in some cases accompanied by the paintings they generated.

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