Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Very Fine, Brian Kesinger, Kesinger, Brian, Baby Tattoo Books, 2013, 1st, 9781614040064, 7 inches, 14 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This wonderful book by Disney story artist and steampunk enthusiast Brian Kesinger has been a runaway hit selling out its first print run in less than two...

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Spectrum Fantastic Art Live!
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Flesk Publications, 2012, 1st, 9781933865454, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

From the publisher. "This Spectrum Fantastic Art Live! commemorative hardcover art book explores the work of the five special guests at this year's event....

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Swallow #3
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Near Fine (light shelfwear), 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, San Diego, IDW, 2007, 1st, 9781600100727, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 300 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

"It’s about pictures." Presenting the third edition of a deluxe magazine devoted to modern illustration and the artists that produce it....

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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, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great collection of sketchbook drawings. A companion volume to Barr's painting collection Lowlife Paradise. Out of print.

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Very Fine, Arkady Roytman, Roytman, Arkady, Xupuy / Trinquette, 2013, 1st, 9781934623954, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Figure drawings and paintings. The vast majority in watercolor.

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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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Very Fine/Very Fine, Michael Roberts, Roberts, Michael, Steidl, 2005, 1st, 3865211518, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the editor: Michael Roberts is "the Jean Cocteau of the fashion world" wrote the celebrated New Yorker editor Tina Brown in 1997, welcoming her...

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Very Fine/Fine, Michael Sowa, Sowa, Michael, Chronicle Books, 1996, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

The long out-of-print first edition of this collection of whimsical paintings. Foreword by Nick Bantock. From the publisher: A miniature pig...

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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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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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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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Very Fine, Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2012, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 24 pages, 10 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Aron's images are wonderfully enigmatic and haunting. This catalogue features ten new oil paintings reproduced as full-page color illustrations.

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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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New Faces of Realism
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Fine, Arcadia Gallery, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A group exhibition catalogue from Arcadia Gallery in New York City. Contains 22 images by Kerry Brooks, Danny Galieote, Peter Greaves, and Kris Lewis....

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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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Limited to 1000 numbered copies, Very Fine, 2012, 1st, Softcover, color wraps, English

Highlights include a 19-page interview with Craig Thompson illustrated with notebook drawings, thumbnails, and pencil pages; and a 2-page interview with...

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Very Fine, Zhao, Vincent, Cypi Press, 2010, 9780956288042, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, English

From the Publisher: The Fantasy+ Series of illustration focuses on the recent output of an international selection of professional illustrators....

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Fine, Mike Ploog, Ash & Eric Nolen-Weathington, Roger, Ploog, Mike, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781605490076, 1605490075, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the Publisher: In the 1970s, horror comics were huge—and no one drew werewolves, swamp creatures, and demonic motorcyclists better than Mike...

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Very Fine, Tiki Machine, 2011, 1st, 9780615495101, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: "A compilation art book featuring 30 artists from around the world, Deus Libris attempts to accomplish what mankind has tried to for...

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Very Fine, Tiki Machine, 2012, 1st, 9780615650289, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: The American Old West was filled with all kinds of folks whose real lives blurred the line between history and legend....

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2003, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Ramayana: Divine Loophole
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Sanjay Patel, Patel, Sanjay, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket , Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 9780811871075, 8.25 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: Artist and veteran Pixar animator Sanjay Patel lends a lush, whimsical illustration style and lighthearted voice to one of Hindu...

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Very Fine, Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts / Beeldbeeld, 2003, 1st, 096420696X, Softcover, French wraps, Dutch, English, French

Includes color and black & white drawings, and photograph collages. From the Publisher: "Includes paintings, pictures, movie shots, drawings,...

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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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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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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Scott C, C, Scott, Insight, 2011, 1st, 11.4 inches, 10.25 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

With equal parts style, humor, and insight, Scott C. has delighted an international fanbase with his unique watercolor paintings, illustrations, and...

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Cages (NBM HC 1st)
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Very Fine, Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, NBM, 2002, 1st printing of the NBM edition, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 496 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the 1st printing of the NBM edition after the 1998 Kitchen Sink edition. Collecting Cages #1-10 (1990-96). A graphic novel. Publisher's...

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Bunnies & Bees
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Limited edition of 8000 copies, Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, Porterhouse, 2002, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 50 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A book of paintings & drawings from Ryden's third solo exhibition. With essays on each painting by Ryden and an introductory essay/profile by Mike McGee.

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Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, Porterhouse, 2003, 2nd printing (1st revised enlarged edition) 2011, 7.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 110 pages, color, Hardcover, leather, English

A larger format to better appreciate the paintings within.  From the publisher: The 'Blood Exhibition Book - 2nd Edition' features details,...

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Brian Ajhar, Signed by the artist with a drawing, VF/VF, Doyle, Roddy, Ajhar, Brian, Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic, 2004, 1st, cloth spine, English

A first printing signed with a drawing! From the publisher: "The triumphant finale to Roddy Doyle's hilarious Mack Family tales. Mr. Mack’s...

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Mark Tansey, Fine/Fine, Danto, Arthur C., Tansey, Mark, Abrams, 1992, 1st, cloth

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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Film Threat, 1989, color wraps, English

Glenn Barr illustrates this calendar.

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Very Fine, Salbru Publishing, 2006, 1st, pictorial boards

A great art book and reference guide to the current creators of Imaginary Realism. Fascinating and beautiful work by some of the best in the field....


Very Fine, Salbru Publishing, Netherlands, 2007, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A great art book and reference guide to the current creators of Imaginary Realism. Fascinating and beautiful work by some of the best in the field....

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35 of 50 copies signed by the artist. With a large drawing of a Helmetgirl, Very Fine, Camilla d'Errico, d'Errico, Camilla, Mondo Bizarro, 2010, 1st, 9788896850008, 10 inches, 7 inches, 50 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, Italian

35 of 50 copies signed by the artist, with a large drawing of a Helmetgirl. "Camilla's show, 'Il Codice d'Errico' was missed by many people who...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Signed by 3 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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In Animate (Fine)
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Kent Williams, Fine, Williams, Kent, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2007, 1st, color wraps, German, Japanese, English

This large format catalogue features 19 paintings from Williams' 2007 exhibition at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. Short introduction by Sara...

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In Animate (Near Fine)
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Kent Williams, Near Fine (Slight warp at lower corner, light bump to corner, otherwise unread), Williams, Kent, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, 2007, 1st, color wraps, English, Japanese, German

This large format catalogue features 19 paintings from Williams' 2007 exhibition at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. Short introduction by Sara...

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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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John Swannell Photographs
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John Swannell, Fine, Swannell, John, Chris Beetles Ltd., 2008, 1st, pictorial boards

Fully illustrated exhibition catalogue with price list included.

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, IDW, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 13 inches, 12.5 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Strictly limited to 500 copies, this collection of the long sold-out Uno Tarino, Dos Tarino, and Tres Tarino art books did not last long. This huge 12" x...

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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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Very Fine, Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 14 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Aron was a comic book artist (X-Men) before making a successful move into fine art. His images are enigmatic and haunting. This catalogue has five oil...

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Ashley Wood, Very Fine, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2007, 1st, French wraps

A thick, 11" x 11" format collection of recent paintings and drawings. The paintings are well reproduced at a size that the brushstrokes and the texture on...

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World War Robot Illustrated #1
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Ashley Wood, Very Fine, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2008, 1st, French wraps

Epic paintings of soldiers and robots. "Award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood (Popbot, Zombies vs. Robots) continues the World War between a...

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

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, French, English

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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The Book Of Leviathan
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Peter Blegvad, Fine, Blegvad, Peter, Overlook Press, 2001, 2nd, pictorial boards, English

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Lore Book One (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2004, 1st, wraps

From the publisher: "Collecting the first three volumes of Ashley Wood's masterpiece of mythology gone wild, the Lore trade paperback presents the story of...

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Sencilla Fanta (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2004, 1st, color wraps

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of the trade edition. "Drawings, scrawls, ideas, sketches, scribbles, and scratches by markers, ink, and paint." The...

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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2002, 1st, wraps, English

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of this art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in recent years.

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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2004, 1st, wraps

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of this art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in recent years.

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Grande Fanta (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF/VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2004, 1st, cloth

"The Art of Ashley Wood." "Spectrum-Award winning artist Ashley Wood is a proven favorite, and this new deluxe hardcover volume collects popular - and...

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Grande Finale (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2006, 1st, wraps

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of the first edition/printing (dated May 2006). "Artworks 2000-2006." Spectrum-Award winning artist Ashley Wood’s...

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Ashley Wood, Signed by the artist, VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2004, 1st, color wraps

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of the variant cover edition. "Drawings, scrawls, ideas, sketches, scribbles, and scratches by markers, ink, and paint."...

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Uno Fanta (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, The limited hardcover edition, VF/VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2001, 1st, textured boards, English

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of the limited hardcover edition of Ashley Wood’s first art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in...

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Very Fine, Joe Sorren, Sorren, Joe, Grand Central Press / Gingko Press, 2010, 1st, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Joe Sorren’s oil paintings redefine naturalist scenery such as caves, reefs, and seashores, inserting a surreal mood through...

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Limited to 2000 copies. This copy is signed by the four artists on the first page, Near Fine (minor rubbing and/or bumping to covers, otherwise a new, unread copy), Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank & Nate Wragg, Red Window/Adhouse, 2009, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed by all four artists on the first page: Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, and Nate Wragg. This collection of paintings by four...

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The Graphic Art Of Michael Schwab
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Michael Schwab, NF/NF, Schwab, Michael, Graphis, 2001, 1st, English

The only collection of this contemporary graphic design artist whose clean bold lines and block color recall earlier eras, but are thoroughly modern.

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Fine/Fine, Nelson, Bill, Bill Nelson, Taylor, 1986, 1st

A collection of the illustrator's best work, along with preliminary drawings with his commentary.

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Peter de Sève, de Sève, Peter, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Talence, Akileos, 2009, 12.25 inches, 11 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A career retrospective book on this fantastic illustrator and designer. A large format coffee table art book in full color on a heavy mat stock. With a...

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Tiger Bee
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Very Fine, Katy Wu, Wu, Katy, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A short graphic novel about a girl and her guardian tiger, plus four sketchbook pages.

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Stars (Edition Crocodile)
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Near Fine, Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition Crocodile, 1997, 1st, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, German

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portrait-caricatures: nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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Stars (Morpheus Int'l Edition)
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Very Fine/Fine (some shelfwear to the dustjacket otherwise Very Fine), Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portraits-caricatures. Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy helping of Spitting Image.

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Chromagination
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Andrew Mar, Angeline Thong, Carlyn Lim, Ciaee Ching, Emerson Tung, Gue Yang, Hyunwoo Lim, Irys Ching, Isabella Kung, Petur Antonsson, Pierre Roussel, Quincy Boyd, Robert Chew, Xiau-Fong Wee, VF, 8.75

An artwork anthology featuring Academy of Art University of San Francisco students Andrew Mar, Angeline Thong, Carlyn Lim, Ciaee Ching, Emerson Tung, Gue...

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Ray Troll, VF in shrinkwrap, Troll, Ray, Cedco, 1997, 1st, wraps, English

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Michael Parkes, Print run of 25,000 copies, VF, Taylor, John Russell, Parkes, Michael, Steltman Galleries, 1996, 1st, 9071867110, wraps, English

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Michael Parkes, Print run of 25,000 copies, VF, Taylor, John Russell, Parkes, Michael, Steltman Galleries, 1996, 1st, 9071867110, wraps

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Ray Troll, VF/VF, Troll, Ray, University of California Press, 2004, 1st, cloth

A thick collection of the environmentally minded artist-illustrator's work. With commentary by the artist and an Introduction by Brad Matsen.

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Sebastian Kruger, Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page, Very Fine/Very Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, cloth

Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page. A full color...

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

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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