Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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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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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Eliza Ivanova, Ivanova, Eliza, 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 Ivanova explains her approach and technique in this instructional book. A nice companion to her sketch/art book Raw Material. From the publisher:...

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Gris Grimly, Grimly, Gris, Limited to 3000 copies, Very Fine, Baby Tattoo, Los Angeles, 2011, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 180 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Over the past 13 years, Gris Grimly has cultivated a reputation as one of his generation's most likable purveyors of sinister art. As an author and...

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Mark Kostabi, INSCRIBED & dated 2-3-1990 on the half-title page, VF/VF, Kostabi, Mark, Abbeville, 1986, 1st, cloth

Mark Kostabi is a contemporary NY artist whose career has been an extended performance art piece. In recent years, he's used a staff - dubbed "Team...

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Off To Sea: A Romance - Signed
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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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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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Very Fine, Harper Collins, 2010, 1st, 9780061928000, Softcover, French wraps

From the Society: This 51st edition of the Society of Illustrators Annual represents the very best work created throughout 2009.  These volumes...

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Very Fine, Harper Collins, 2013, 1st, 9780062222602, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the Society: This gorgeous 54th edition of the Society of Illustrators Annual represents the very best work created throughout 2012. These volumes...

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Art of Chiodo
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Joe Chiodo, Chiodo, Joe, Very slight thumb-dents otherwise Fine, Image, Fullerton, CA, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 93 pages, over 140 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A 1997 retrospective leaning heavily on chiodo's manga-inspired pin-up art.

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Derek Thompson, Thompson, Derek, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Inscribed by the artist with a full page drawing and dated '09. Derek is a concept artist and creature designer and story artist (Wall*E). He was Head...

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Obey Giant - First Printing
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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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John Baeder's Road Well Taken
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Jay Williams, John Baeder, Williams, Jay, Baeder, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Vendome Press, 2015, 1st, 978-0-86565-319-1, 10 inches, 10 inches, 272 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A thick monograph on the photorealist painter. Over 300 color illustrations. From the publisher: A fascinating trip through the evocative remnants of...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 1998, 1st, 188742444x, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xiii, 168 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The fifth annual collection was larger than any of the previous collections. 350 illustrations. 191 artists. It also had 22 pages devoted entirely to comic...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Spectrum 8, the latest addition to the best-selling series, is a showcase for the best and brightest creators of contemporary fantasy and science fiction...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Vertigo/DC, 2014, 1st, 978-1401250652, 11 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

An amazing collection of dark and arresting imagery, DREAM STATE: THE COLLECTED DREAMING COVERS presents the haunting artwork of this critically acclaimed...

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Even Mehl Amundsen, Amundsen, Even Mehl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2017, 2nd, 9791096315109, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

366 days, 366 sketches telling 366 stories, some smaller, some greater. Shared with the community, first online, and now as a series of books: TEGN -...

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Even Mehl Amundsen, Amundsen, Even Mehl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2018, 1st, 9791096315116, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

366 days, 366 sketches telling 366 stories, some smaller, some greater. Shared with the community, first online, and now as a series of books: TEGN -...

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Even Mehl Amundsen, Amundsen, Even Mehl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2018, 1st, 9791096315208, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

366 days, 366 sketches telling 366 stories, some smaller, some greater. Shared with the community, first online, and now as a series of books: TEGN -...

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David Michael Wieger, Terryl Whitlatch, Wieger, David Michael, Whitlatch, Terryl, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing to dustjacket edges), New York, Simon and Schuster, 2004, 1st, 9780743225007, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The first printing of the original edition from 2004. This is the only hardcover edition. From the dustjacket: The Katurran Odyssey is a remarkable...

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Jenny Allen, Jules Feiffer, Allen, Jenny, Feiffer, Jules, Inscribed by Allen and Feiffer, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Pantheon, 2006, 1st, 9780375424533, 6.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 136 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by husband and wife Jules Feiffer and Jenny Allen on the title page. The inscription is dated "Nov: 06" one month after publication. Here are...

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, 101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 12 inches, 36 pages, 22 color plates, Hardcover, cloth spine, boards, English

From the artist: This 36-page, 10" x 12" catalog from Kent Williams' 2014 exhibition at 101/Exhibit, features a foil-debossed and laminated cover on chip...

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Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, One of 120 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2007, 1st, 9.75 inches, 7 inches, 44 pages, 32 full-page black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed cardboard, Italian

Thirty-two stark ink brush drawings by Liberatore: bold graphic images of women (sometimes with men), all previously unpublished. Wordless except for a...

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Cromwell End Zone
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Cromwell, Cromwell, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315307, 10.1 inches, 8.4 inches, 220 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From the publisher: Obviously, you're already familiar with Cromwell! Cromwell the provocateur, Cromwell the subversive! Well in this artbook you'll find...

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Vance Kelly, Kelly, Vance, with an illustrated bookplate signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Hero Complex Gallery, Los Angeles, 2020, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 132 pages, over 130 color illustrations, Hardcover, decorative leather, English

The first book collecting Vance Kelly's pop culture illustrations and artwork. Covering his entire career, focusing on his rock and movie artworks. Almost...

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Sparrow #4: Shane Glines
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Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, 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 great collection, Primarily finished color pieces, with some drawings.

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Sideshow Fine Art Prints Vol. 1
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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild bump to the tail of the spine, corners square, one page corner creased, otherwise interior is tight and clean), Insight, San Rafael, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A glorified showroom catalog of Sidshow Collectibles' line of limited edition art prints of DC and Marvel superheroes. Each print is reproduced full-page...

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One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist--this copy has also been inscribed (To Will"), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seung Woo Cha, Cha, Seung Woo, 2017, 1st, 9781635358650, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 146 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A great collection of dynamic and bold drawings of a variety of animals in a variety of media and styles. Out of print. Seung Woo Cha is a television...

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The Art of Neil Gaiman
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Hayley Campbell, Neil Gaiman, Campbell, Hayley, Gaiman, Neil, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Harper Design, 2014, 1st, 9780062248565, 10.25 inches, 8.13 inches, 320 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: With unprecedented access to Neil Gaiman's personal archives, author Hayley Campbell gives an...

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Travelers
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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Diego, Clover Press, 2021, 1st, 9781951038281, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Published simultaneously in softcover and hardcover, this is the hardcover edition . From the publisher: Acclaimed San Diego artist Aron Wiesenfeld...

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Tony Harris: Art & Skulduggery
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Tony Harris, Harris, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW / Desperado, 2010, 1st, 978-1600107191, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 312 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tony Harris' only full fledged art book. Out of print and hard to find in pristine condition! From the publisher: Desperado Publishing presents the...

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Batman: Odyssey
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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Burbank, DC Comics, 2012, 1st, 9781401236830, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 368 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Batman: Odyssey, a singular and epic Batman tale, collects Batman: Odyssey #1-6 (Vol. 1) and #1-7 (Vol. 2). Out of print except in a $100 omnibus. From...

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Miss in Paris
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Matthieu Forichon, Forichon, Matthieu, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Akileos, Paris, 2011, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 168 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is an invitation for a wonderful walk in a Paris as seen through the eyes of an artist deeply in love with the city. Par Ici are stolen moments of...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image, 2013, 1st thus, 9781607067511, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print . Foreword by Geoff Darrow with a self-portrait! From the publisher: Highlighting the latest covers, pin-ups, illustrations, paintings,...

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Wendell Minor, The limited edition SIGNED by Minor on a tipped in page, Fine/NF (rubbed) Dust jacket, Minor, Wendell, Harcourt Brace, 1995, 1st, cloth, English

Twenty-Five Years of Book Cover Art. By a well-respected master of the form. Over 100 book cover paintings are reproduced with commentaries by the...

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Ramon Kelley, Fine/NF, Kelley, Ramon, Watson-Guptill, 1977, 1st, cloth

This art technique book focuses on advanced techniques in oil, pastel, and watercolor as used by Ramon Kelly, who is famous for his dazzling, bravura...

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The Tree Show
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Mark Ryden, VF, Ryden, Mark, Last Gasp, 2009, 1st, 1931955085, pictorial boards, English

This 9" x 12", 180-page hardcover Mark Ryden book is the exhibition catalog from "The Tree Show" at the Michael Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles. It features...

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William Stout, One of 600 numbered copies signed by the artist, VF/VF, Stout, William, Flesk, 2009, 1st, cloth, English

This deluxe edition is signed & numbered and has an extra pen & ink illustration of a tyrannosaurus rex. This is a great book featuring large...

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Reves & Portraits
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Very Fine, Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Zanpano, 2010, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of original illustrations. Portraits offers us a series of drawings on exhibition for six months at Le Maison Autrique in Brussels....

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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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Wondertoonel
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Limited edition of 5,000 copies, Near Fine (very light bump to upper corner otherwise Very Fine), Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, Porterhouse, 2005, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The catalogue for Mark's retrospective exhibition at Seattle's Frye Museum and the Pasadena Museum of California Art.

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Limited to 50 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Orlando, Orlando, Nobrow, 2010, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 16 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: "International borders were no deterrent when we had the opportunity to collaborate with Berlin based illustrator Orlando. His...

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Derek Hess, Hess, Derek, One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Strhess Press, Cleveland, 2013, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed and Numbered Limited Edition of 500 Hardbound Copies. Forward by Playboy Executive Editor Jason Buhrmester. He Ain't No Vargas is a limited...

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Roustan Body Paint - Signed 1st
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paul Roustan, Roustan, Paul, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 290 pages, over 300 color photographs, hardcover, decorative cloth, English

From the artist: Dive into the world of an Award Winning Body Painter in this unique hardcover photographic art book featuring over 300 photographs,...

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Hullabaloo Indiegogo Print Set
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James Lopez, Signed by the artist, Fine, Lopez, James, 2014, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, color

A set of seven limited edition prints by veteran Disney animator and teacher at CalArts James Lopez. A set of four blueprints (two vehicles, a ray gun,...

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Brian Stelfreeze, Stelfreeze, Brian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Boom Studio, Los Angeles, 2016, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A Pristine Mint copy of a book that--with its white soft touch covers--is hard to find without some scuffing or dirt. This copy is guaranteed to be clean...

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David Hartman, Hartman, David, Fine, Sideshow Monkey, Simi Valley, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

David Hartman's only sketchbook. Clearly a horror fan, his imaginative illustrations are full of zombies, ghouls, and other monsters, but they all share a...

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Pierre Louys, Claire Wendling, Louys, Pierre, Wendling, Claire, Very Fine, Hollywood, Humanoids Publishing, 2000, 1st, 1930652046, 11.7 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, 26 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Twenty-six color plates by Wendling illustrate this portion of Louys' erotic poem. Wendling used this opportunity to go wild exploring various media and...

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