Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Good+ (cut out, light edge wear and browning), Hollywood, United Artists Records, 1972, 12.4 inches, 12.4 inches, color, English

An original LP album with record sleeve art by Neal Adams. This elaborate record sleeve opens up and out to create a four page comic story. The four...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2014, 1st, 978-91-87243-03-5, 16.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 24 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: 24 colour pages,...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st thus, 978-91-87243-06-6, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 192 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st thus, 978-91-87243-07-3, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine in Very Fine case, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2013, 1st, 978-91-87243-01-1, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 112+32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! The first edition of this book, published in...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st, 978-91-87243-08-0, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Laura Numeroff, Brian Ajhar, Numeroff, Laura, Ajhar, Brian, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Kansas City, MO, Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2017, 1st, 9781449480172, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ajhar has added a large ink drawing on the half-title page in this first printing. From the publisher: #1 New York Times best-selling author Laura...

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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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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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Sweetness
  $25.00
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Very Fine, Adrian Alphona, Christina Strain, Alphona & Christina Strain, Adrian, 2011, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of beautiful work by the team of Alphona (line art) and Strain (finishes and color). Alphona and Strain are the art team on the Marvel Comics'...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Collins Design, 2003, 3rd, 9780060567637, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 290 pages, over 930 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Reproduces 919 prints by Amano in color. Out of print. From the publisher: Japanese artist Yoshitaka Amano began his career with exceptional design...

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Fairies
  $100.00
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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, DH Press, 2006, 1st, 978-1595820624, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Yoshitaka Amano's lush ethereal paintings of magical creatures, spirits, goblins and apparitions have been praised and admired all...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Asahi Sonorama, Tokyo, 1989, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 126 pages, 134 illustrations, including 98 color plates, softcover, wraps, English

With a full page original ink drawing signed and dated 89 by the artist on the front free endpaper. From 1989, this collection of works in acrylic,...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Tokyo, Asahi Sonorama, 1984, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 106 pages, 63 color and 47 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Japanese

With a full page original ink drawing signed by the artist on blank backside of the first page. From 1984, Amano's first collection. Works in acrylic,...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine, Ten Production, Japan, 1990, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 24 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Mono 3 is a collection of ink drawings by Japanese artist, character designer, illustrator Yoshitaka Amano. 23 black and white illustrations on color...

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Reves & Portraits
  $50.00
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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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Kris Anka Vol. 1 - Signed
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Limited to 500 copies. Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Kris Anka, Anka, Kris, 2016, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Kris Anka's first self-published collection. Illustrations, character drawings, costume re-designs, fashion, and more. Wonder Woman, Captain America,...

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The Book of Grickle
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Graham Annable, Annable, Graham, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2010, 1st, 9781595824301, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 200 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Get ready for the most extensive journey ever into the brilliant mind of Graham Annable! A classically trained...

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Clyde Aspevig, Aspevig, Clyde, Near Fine (very light shelfwear), Juniper Ridge Studios/Steamboat Art Museum, Billings, MT/Steamboat Springs, CO, 2008, 1st, 9.25 inches, 10.75 inches, v, 54 pages, 54 full page color plates, Softcover, French wraps, English

This rare, out-of-print 2008 publication reproduces 54 landscape paintings by Clyde Aspevig as full page color plates. Essays by Clyde Aspevig and Peter...

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Clyde Aspevig, Aspevig, Clyde, Near Fine (very light shelfwear), Billings, Juniper Ridge Studios, 2010, 1st, 978-0983010517, 11.75 inches, 13.5 inches, 92 pages, 71 full page color plates, Softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print 2010 publication reproduces 65 landscape paintings by Clyde Aspevig as full page color plates. The front section has an additional 15...

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Chris Ayers, Ayers, Chris, Near Fine (light shelf wear), Culver City, CA, DesignStudio Press, 2009, 1st, 9781933492445, 1933492449, 8 inches, 8 inches, 160 pages, 366 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed on the title page with a drawing of a frog. From the publisher: Following in the successful paw and hoof prints of The Daily Zoo: Volume One...

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John Baeder's Road Well Taken
  $45.00
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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 new monograph on the photorealist painter. Over 300 color illustrations. From the publisher: A fascinating trip through the evocative remnants of a...

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Armand Baltazar, Baltazar, Armand, One of 40 copies with an original drawing signed by the artist tipped-in, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Katherine Tegen Books, New York, 2017, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 624 pages, over 150 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

One of 40 copies with an original ink sketch signed by the artist tipped-into the book. I have known artist Armand Baltazar through three studios:...

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Faces
  $16.00
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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Last Gasp, 2011, 1st, pictorial boards

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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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Glenn Barr's Haunted Paradise
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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2006, 1st, 0867196564, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A big collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings & drawings. Reproduces nearly 100 paintings from 2002 through 2006, plus associated drawings and...

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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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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, La Luz de Jesus/Last Gasp, Los Angeles, 2003, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, 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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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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Lori Haskins Houran, Brigette Barrager, Houran, Lori Haskins, Barrager, Brigette, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 2nd, 9780399552250, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Brigette Barrager went through the Character Animation program at CalArts and worked at Pixar and Walt Disney before taking the plunge into children's books...

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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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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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One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jeremy Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new collection of weird and wonderful drawings and illustrations by the creator of Cursed Pirate Girl.

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Cursed Pirate Girl
  $20.00
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Jeremy A. Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy A., Very Fine, Archaia, Los Angeles, 2016, 9781608868339, 10.2 inches, 6.6 inches, 144 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Adventures on and under the high seas lead a cursed pirate girl to encounter mythic creatures, gnarled and crusty pirates, and...

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Hark! A Vagrant - 1st Printing
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Kate Beaton, Beaton, Kate, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn and Quarterly, 2011, 1st, 9781770460607, 8.75 inches, 8.125 inches, 168 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A high grade first printing of Kate Beaton's bestselling first book. From the publisher: Hark! A Vagrant is an uproarious romp through history and...

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Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe
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Marc Bell, Bell, Marc, Very Fine, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2009, 1st, 9781897299890, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 272 pages, Over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Marc Bell's "Fine Ahtwerks" : 2001-2008. Out of print. From the publisher: Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe seamlessly combines decade-plus-long comics...

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IO: Art of the Wired
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Althea Chia, Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee Nahoo, Ogi, Rain, Wakaba, Chia, Althea, Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee Nahoo, Ogi, Rain, Wakaba, Near Fine (mild wear to the covers otherwise clean, bright, tight), Guu Media, Edmonton, 2004, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Seven artists are profiled with interviews and portfolios. All of the artists work in Painter and Photoshop. Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee...

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The Sea-Thing Child
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Patrick Benson, Hoban, Russell, Benson, Patrick, Candlewick, 1999, 1st, 0763608475, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A poignant story about a puffin who finds the courage to retake to the sea, written by Russell Hoban, the author of "The Mouse and His Child" and "Riddley...

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Sparrow #6: Rick Berry
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Fine, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This great collection of oil paintings is out-of-print.

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Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

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Phantoms of the Louvre
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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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American Cyclops
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Limited edition of 2000 copies, Near Fine, Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Iguapop Gallery, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 14.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

An exquisite large format, hardbound catalogue of an exhibition July 6th – August 5th, 2006, at the Iguapop Gallery in Barcelona, Spain of artworks by...

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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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The Art of Simon Bisley (Signed)
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#7 of 2000 deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Near Fine, Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Heavy Metal, 2000, 1st, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

#7 of 2000 deluxe hardcover copies signed by the artist. Features over one hundred paintings from various projects like Batman, Judge Dredd, Lobo,...

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R. Black, Black, R., Lower corners bumped otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2008, 1st, 978-1-59582-136-2, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, 164 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

3-D glasses are still present and attached. This copy includes the 2008 Book Tour postcard with dates and locations. From the publisher: Sparkling...

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Little Black Book
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Very Fine, Steven Russell Black, Black, Steven Russell, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 140 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Steven Russell Black is an illustrator and painter based in San Rafael, CA. His meticulously rendered images lean toward the unsettling and bizarre. This...

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Elian Black'Mor, Carine-M, Black'Mor, Carine-M, Elian, Fine, Insight, San Rafael, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 12 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher Élian Black'Mor is a writer, illustrator, and graphic designer who chose to disappear behind his penname to better play with...

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Marguerite's Christmas
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India Desjardins, Pascal Blanchet, Desjardins, India, Blanchet, Pascal, Fine, Enchanted Lion Books, Brooklyn, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

A beautifully illustrated picture story book for adults. From the publisher: An old woman will no longer leave her house, not even on Christmas. She...

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