Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Gary Baseman, Baseman, Gary, Inscribed and dated 2007 by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Taipei, 2005, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

With a wonderful full-page, 8x10 drawing in Sharpie signed by the artist and dated 2007. A special edition of the Taiwanese design & lifestyle...

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Joachim Luetke, Luetke, Joachim, Near Fine (some rubbing on back cover), Germany, Weitbrecht, 2000, 1st, 9783522719353, 12 inches, 11.5 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the artist's website: 128 pages of disturbance featuring the whole range of sculptures and paintings of the main galleries plus Luetke's legendary...

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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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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Inscribed by the artist ("For Brian"), Near Fine (lower corners lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine), 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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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (very light shelfwear to the bottom edge otherwise sharp, tight, clean), San Diego, IDW, 2006, 1st, 9781600100345, 1600100341, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Collects Ashley Wood's Popbot #1-6 along with all the extras and variant covers.

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#156 to 250 copies. Signed by the artist with a drawing., Very Fine, Farel Dalrymple, Dalrymple, Farel, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Xeric grant winner and gold medal Society of Illustrator's recipient Farel Dalrymple presents this preview of his graphic novel Pop Gun War: Chain Letter....

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Meyoco, Meyoco, Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756253774, 7.7 inches, 7.4 inches, 192 pages, over 240 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Temporarily out of stock. From the publisher: Welcome to the dreamlike pastel-colored world created by Meyoco. Discover all with Polaris, her...


Play with Me
  $55.00
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Nicoletta Ceccoli, Ceccoli, Nicoletta, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2018, 1st, 978-2-302-06479-9, 12.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 120 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A new art book from Nicoletta Ceccoli--her third--collecting her paintings from 2014 to 2018. Text in both English and French. From the introduction:...

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Plasticland
  $30.00
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Kozik, Kozik, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2007, 1st, 9781593078751, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A photo collection of Kozik's vinyl art toys, concepts, illustrations, text and book design by the artist himself. From the publisher: The man...

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Plano
  $30.00
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Joost Swarte, Swarte, Joost, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 1988, 1st, 2737656931, 10 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A nicely printed collection of Swarte's posters, magazine covers, illustration, etc. Text in French. out of print.

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Pinxit
  $70.00
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Near Fine (mild rubbing on covers, small bump on upper front cover corner), issued without dustjacket, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, Taschen, 2013, 1st thus, 9783836541602, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English, German

Blending themes of pop culture with techniques reminiscent of the old masters, Mark Ryden has created a singular style that blurs the traditional boundaries...

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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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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2019, 1st, 9782374951522, 11.7 inches, 9 inches, 384 pages, 450 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Collector's Edition is limited to 500 copies with "a super-deluxe 4-sheet transparency cross-section of an Encyclopedia Nonsensica contraption" and an...

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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...


Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Signed by the artist, Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2009, 1st thus, 9781595823281, 12 inches, 9 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is the 2009 Dark Horse paperback edition after the 2001 Allen Spiegel hardcover edition, out of print in all versions. This copy is signed by McKean...

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Lynda Barry, Barry, Lynda, Inscribed by author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2010, 1st, 9781897299647, 11.125 inches, 8.625 inches, 228 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is inscribed on the title page by the artist who has added a small sketch of a monkey: "For Gary !! I went APE! Thank you for inviting me! I DUG...

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Phantoms of the Louvre
  $30.00
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Enki Bilal, Bilal, Enki, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, NBM Publishing, 2014, 1st, 978-1561638413, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Enki Bilal went to the Louvre... There, he photographed hundreds of the museum's treasures, often from original vantage points and...

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Phantom Shanghai
  $240.00
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Greg Girard, Girard, Greg, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), Toronto, Magenta Publishing for the Arts, 2007, 2nd, 978-0973973914, 10.5 inches, 13 inches, 224 pages, 130 color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

Phantom Shanghai, with a foreword by William Gibson, is a portrait of Shanghai as the city transformed itself in the first years of the 21st Century....

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Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paquet, Geneva, 2004, 2nd, 9 inches, 9 inches, 136 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

A thick collection of Peter de Seve's drawings & sketches in pencil, pen and brush. Introduction by Francoise Mouly (The New Yorker) in both French and...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2019, 1st revised, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 54 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Tula Lotay's limited edition art book Pequod was first released in 2015. This new edition adds four pages and a new cover. Interior: 160gsm Splendorgel...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 2010, 1st, 9780615348520, 12.25 inches, 9.3 inches, 116 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

In 2010, the VisDev artists at Walt Disney Animation Studios created this anthology of completely original artwork. Beautiful work by these participating...

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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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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tula Lotay, Lotay, Tula, 2021, 1st, 5.7 inches, 5.7 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Tula Lotay's limited edition art book for 2021. Many of the images filling this book feature actors, characters and scenes familiar from vintage and recent...

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Elizabeth Butterworth, Butterworth, Elizabeth, Fine, Abrams, New York, 1994, 9780810925854, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 64 pages, 32 color and 3 black-and-white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

English artist Elizabeth Butterworth is renowned for her paintings of parrots and related birds. This oversized book presents 31 beautiful paintings of the...

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James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Tokyo, PIE International, 2015, 1st, 978-4756247131, 12 inches, 9 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Once I held this huge art book in my hands, I realized what a great value it was. From the publisher: Pareidolia is a long-awaited collection of the...

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Original Painting
  $600.00
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Nathan Fox, Signed by the artist, Fine, Fox, Nathan, 2012, 11.75 inches, 19 inches

A big, bold, brassy painting by Nathan Fox. Nathan Fox is an illustrator and comic book artist. His work has appeared in The New York Times Newspaper and...

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Barry Windsor-Smith, Windsor-Smith, Barry, Limited to 750 copies signed by the artist on an extra illustrated limitation page, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (moderate wear to the dustjacket), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1999, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.8 inches, 176 pages, 66 color and 60 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The scarce signed limited edition of BWS' art book featuring a tipped-in vellum limitation page illustrated with a beautiful pen & ink drawing of a...

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Opus, Vol. One
  $125.00
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Barry Windsor-Smith, Windsor-Smith, Barry, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light dustjacket wear), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1999, 2nd, 11.25 inches, 8.8 inches, 176 pages, 66 color and 60 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An incredible collection of Barry Windsor-Smith artwork. Classic pieces and never-before-seen works, as well as sketches and in-progress drawings and...

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Fine, Jeremy Fish, Fish, Jeremy, Upper Playground, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: San Francisco based artist Jeremy Fish uses a recurring cast of characters to tell tall tales through his finely rendered...

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Once Upon A Cloud - Signed
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Claire Keane, Keane, Claire, Signed by the artist, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends or corners may be lightly bumped, otherwise new and unread), New York, Dial Books, 2015, 10.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Claire's first children's picture book. Illustrated in her favorite medium: pastel. From the publisher: Fresh from her work on Frozen and Tangled,...

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Sarah Dungan, Signed by the artist, VF, Dungan, Sarah, 2008, 1st, wraps

"The Art of Sarah Dungan, Volume 2." A collection of illustrations related sketches by this Berkeley-based animator/artist. A nice series of storybook...

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Off To Sea: A Romance - Signed
  $45.00
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Richard Stine, Signed & dated 3-27-87 (the year of publication) by the artist, Fine, Stine, Richard, Simon & Schuster, 1987, 1st, pictorial boards

A picture book for adults. Signed by the artist.

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Richard Stine, #540 of 3000 copies SIGNED by the author, Fine/Fine, Stine, Richard, Welcome Prod., 1987, 1st, cloth

The true first edition - a deluxe signed & numbered edition - of this perennial best-selling picture book for adults.

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Off To Sea: A Romance
  $20.00
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Richard Stine, Fine, Stine, Richard, Simon & Schuster, 1987, 1st, pictorial boards, English

A picture book for adults.

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Ode To Bass & Trout
  $20.00
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Alan James Robinson, VF/VF, Robinson, Alan James, Smithmark, 1999, 1st, cloth, English

"An illustrated treasury of the best angling literature," compiled by wildlife artist, illustrator and master printmaker (The Press of the Sea Turtle) Alan...

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Signed by the artist with a headsketch of Wonder Woman, 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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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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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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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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Kilian Eng, Eng, Kilian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Portland, OR, Floating World Comics, 2020, 1st, 9781942801788, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 280 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This definitive edition collects all of Kilian Eng's otherworldly landscapes and retro-futuristic illustrations in one massive...

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Obey Giant - First Printing
  $45.00
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Shepard Fairey, Fairey, Shepard, Limited to 1500 copies, 1 inch closed tear to one page otherwise Fine, La Base 01, Paris, 2003, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.5 inches, 63 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

For the exhibition Obey giant, from 22/02/2003-05/04/2003, in Paris. Shepard Fairey Posters, 1993-2003.

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Rainman, Rainman, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Irinvoon Press, Seoul, 2019, 9791195140626, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The second collection of concept art, drawings, and illustrations by the Korean artist Rainman. Works from 2013-2019.

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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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Nomads - Limited Edition
  $35.00
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Very Fine, Shane Pierce, Pierce, Shane, 2015, 1st, 7.8 inches, 7.4 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Nomads art book is a collection of 36 extraordinary oil paintings by Shane Pierce that explores rambling dark figures in modern compositions mixed with...

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Fine, Nobrow Press, London, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the Publisher: The long awaited return of our beloved anthology series, just in time for Nobrow's 10th anniversary, NOBROW 10 features a wealth of...

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Limited to 3000 numbered copies, Very Fine (tight and unread) in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Nobrow Press, 2010, 1st, 9781907704086, 12.2 inches, 8.7 inches, 60 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 3000 numbered copies and long out of print. Edited by Sam Arthur and Alex Spiro, creative directors of Nobrow Press London. 30 double-page...

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Limited to 3000 numbered copies, Upper corner bumped otherwise Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Nobrow Press, 2001, 1st, 9780956213532, 13.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 3000 numbered copies and long out of print. Edited by Sam Arthur and Alex Spiro, creative directors of Nobrow Press London. Entirely single...

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George Pratt, Pratt, George, #189 of 500 copies signed by Pratt, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 160 monotypes, some color, Hardcover, leather spine, cloth boards with a color illustrated plate onlaid, English

A Fine copy of the limited deluxe edition of George Pratt's sketchbook of WWI trench warfare. Ink, inkwash, watercolor, monotype prints. Introduction by...

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