Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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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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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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, One of 2000 numbered copies, light shelf wear otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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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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...

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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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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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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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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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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Jon Foster, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Foster, Jon, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2006, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

"Like the great Frazetta (and St. John before him) Jon Foster has the ability to freeze time, to capture action in mid-swing and mid-air. That is a great...

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Vernaculis
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2006, 1st, 9780977894994, 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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Blitt
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Riverhead Books, 2017, 1st, 9780399576669, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"One of the great political cartoonists of our time." --David Remnick A gorgeous, hilarious, and provocative compendium of the award-winning artist's...

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Stan Manoukian, Manoukian, Stan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2019, 1st, 9782374950976, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Step into the fantastical world where Stan Manoukian's complex and intricate creatures inhabit. Zoologia: The Art of Stan Manoukian is a 200-page anthology...

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The Art of Darksiders
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Joe Madureira, et al., Madureira, et al., Joe, Near Fine (very light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Richmond Hill, Ontario, Udon, 2010, 1st, 9781926778105, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Deceived by the forces of evil into prematurely bringing about the end of the world, WAR - the first Horseman of the Apocalypse - battles both Heaven and...

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Sparrow #8: Glenn Barr
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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A collection of 30 paintings and 11 drawings.

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Donato Giancola, Giancola, Donato, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2019, 978-1-50671-086-0, 14 inches, 10 inches, 200 pages, 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Nearly 200 stunningly realistic paintings and drawings bring the greatest fantasy epic of all time to life. Classical realism unites...

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Sparrow #6: Rick Berry
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

48 pages of paintings by Rick Berry.

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Sparrow #2: Phil Hale Vol. 1
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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2007, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Paintings, photographs, and drawings.

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Sparrow #5: Phil Hale Vol. 2
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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, 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. A second volume of Phil Hale paintings, drawings and photographs.

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Joe Chiodo, Chiodo, Joe, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the corners, otherwise Fine), Neshannock, PA, Hermes Press, 2003, 1st, 9780971031180, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 90 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Presenting many never-before-published new painting and pin-ups, plus noteworthy Vampirella paintings, this book showcases renowned...


Olivier Ledroit, Ledroit, Olivier, Near Fine (lower corners lightly rubbed otherwise Very Fine) in shrinkwrap, Galerie Daniel Maghen, Paris, 2007, 1st, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, 15 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

Images from l'Univers Feerique d'Olivier Ledroit reproduced at poster size. 14 detachable prints on heavy card stock. Text in French.

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Ramon Pla Artbook
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Ramon Pla, Pla, Ramon, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2020, 1st, 12.8 inches, 9.3000000000000007 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Beautiful full color illustrations by Ramon Pla. Pla is a children's book illustrator as well as a designer of Fallas and Hogueras, the elaborate wooden...

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Art of Javier G. Pacheco
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Javier Pacheco, Pacheco, Javier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2020, 1st, 13.2 inches, 9.6 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A brand new artbook by Javier Pacheco. A fitting sequel to his out-of-print softcover artbook from Ominiky. 78 pages of art and two pages of text: a bio...

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Histoires de fantômes du Japon
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Lafcadio Hearn, Benjamin Lacombe, Hearn, Lafcadio, Lacombe, Benjamin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2019, 9782302078970, 11.2 inches, 8 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: At the height of his graphic talent, Benjamin Lacombe offers a tribute to Japan, through a haunting and thoroughly researched...

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Things from the Flood
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Simon Stalenhag, Stalenhag, Simon, Fine without dust jacket, as issued, New York, Skybound Books, 2020, 10 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Loop is closed. Life is returning to normal when the pastoral countryside is suddenly flooded by dark water from the huge...

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Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, Goblin's Way, 2018, 1st, 9782981528933, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 66 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A new sketchbook by the French fantasy illustrator Jean-Baptiste Monge. This is his second self-published book. Filled with incredibly detailed drawings and...

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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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Signed by the artist with a headsketch of Spider-Gwen, 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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Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, Mike Yamada, Victoria Ying, Yamada, Victoria Ying, Mike, Extra Curricular Activities, 2013, 1st, 9780985770754, 0985770759, 6.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 42 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

Limited to 500 copies. Out of print. From 2013, twenty fully-rendered double-page "widescreen" illustrations. Beautiful, outstanding pieces.

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Fine, Andrew Robinson, Robinson, Andrew, Nextexit, 2006, 2nd, 11 inches, 9 inches, 100 pages, black & white, softcover, combbound, English

Andrew presents 100 pages of sketches, doodles, and the designing process. The bulk of the book is made up of cover designs and comic page layouts (2 or 4...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, Pie International, 2021, 1st, 9784756253408, 10.1 inches, 7.4 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

GUWEIZ , PainDude , baichuan , Ahrong , inplick , Sainker , sunwuli , GHARLIERA , Ming , and more! From Pie International comes the hottest...

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Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Camilla d'Errico, Uwe Heidschoetter, Jim Mahfood, Barnaby Ward, John Watkiss, Sam Weber, Ashley Wood, William Wray, Wood, Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Uwe Heidschoetter, John Watkiss, William Wray, et al, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2008, 1st, 978-1600104114, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 220 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Variant cover by Sergio Toppi. "It's about pictures." Edited and designed by Ashley Wood, this fifth showcase of contemporary illustrators and painters...

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Nurzhan Bekkaiyev, Bekkaiyev, Nurzhan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2021, 978-84-123280-4-2, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 136 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Nurzhan Bekkaliyev is an artist who works primarily digitally (Photoshop), based in Kazakhstan. This is his first art book. Mostly female figure...


Michael Stradford, Stradford, Michael, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Clair Publications, Studio City, CA, 2020, 9781639013098, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 202 pages, 27 color illustrations and nearly 170 black & white photographs, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of the surviving reference photos of Holland's sessions with James Bama, Bob Larkin and Joe DeVito, including 21 Doc Savage cover paintings by...

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Ray Bradbury, Gris Grimly, Bradbury, Ray, Grimly, Gris, Signed by the artist with a quick drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Knopf, 2015, 1st, 9780553512700, 9.25 inches, 6.5 inches, xii, 132 pages, 3 color plates and 12 black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, Spanish

A signed first printing of this Gris Grimly-illustrated edition of Bradbury's classic tale. In The Halloween Tree, master of fantasy Ray Bradbury takes...

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, A bit of sunning to the edge otherwise Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The very first publication of these epic paintings of soldiers and robots, presented in an oversize (one foot long by one foot wide!) format. From IDW:...

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, A bit of sunning to the edge otherwise Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2009, 1st, 9781600105067, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 37 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

37 World War Robot paintings by Ashley Wood. High definition reproduction in a large 12x12 format. Award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood (Popbot,...

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Katsuya Terada, Terada, Katsuya, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, PIE International, 2022, 1st, 9784756254276, 8 inches, 6 inches, 512 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A 512-page collection of sketchbook drawings by the Rakugaking himself! Terada's 2002 1000-page sketchbook collection Rakugaking is one of his most...


Charles Vess, Vess, Charles, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan, 2021, 1st, 9781789097672, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

More than 140 illustrations including layouts, concept sketches, pencil illustrations, inks, and fully painted masterpieces.  From the publisher:...

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Daydream: The Art of Ukumo Uiti
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Ukumo Uiti, Uiti, Ukumo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756254634, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 192 pages, 170 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This book showcases 170 color illustrations. An original cover illustration laminated with gorgeous foil stamping. Text in Japanese, some English. From...

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Flexible: The Art of Yo Shimizu
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Yo Shimizu, Shimizu, Yo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Tokyo, 2022, 9784756255396, 10.1 inches, 7.2 inches, 192 pages, over 160 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Overwhelming fantasy landscapes. The first art book by concept artist Yo Shimizu is finally published! The first art book of Yo...

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Guweiz: The Art of Gu Zheng Wei
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Gu Zheng Wei (Guweiz), Wei (Guweiz), Gu Zheng, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2020, 9781912843169, 12 inches, 9.2 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Digital artist Zheng Wei Gu (AKA Guweiz) shares his anime-inspired world in this beautifully produced and insightful book, leading...

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Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés), Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés), Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781909414938, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the second art collection by the Spanish artist/illustrator Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés) after his Ominiky Ediciones monograph....

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Eliza Ivanova, Ivanova, Eliza, Signed by the artist, 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 signed some copies for us at San Diego Comic-Con 2022! We offer the book signed by the artist while our supply lasts! Eliza Ivanova explains...

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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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