Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Baseball 100
  $50.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Nel Yomtov, Mark Chiarello, Yomtov, Nel, Chiarello, Mark, 161 & River Studios, 2020, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The entire run--both signed and unsigned editions--was limited to 1000 copies. This is one of the unsigned copies. Welcome to "BASEBALL...

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#13 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This long out-of-print deluxe edition includes a signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde! A second collection...

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2010, 6th, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations throughout, hardcover, boards, English

A sharp flawless copy of Adam's only cover art collection. Reproduces most of Adam's DC Comics covers from 1990 to 2010 along with tons of sketches and...

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Bartolome Segui, Segui, Bartolome, Fine, Casal Solleric, Palma, 2016, 1st, 8.7 inches, 8.5 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

An impressive catalogue for the artist's comprehensive museum exhibition in Palma, Spain in 2016. The text is in English, Spanish, and Catalan. Never...

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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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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, #829 of 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard, 2000, 1st, 9781887591133, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 128 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Signed and numbered hardcover edition with 16 extra pages of illustrations. From the dustjacket: Echoes: The Drawings of Michael Wm. Kaluta spans the...

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Junko Mizuno's Hell Ladies
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Junko Mizuno, Mizuno, Junko, Very Fine, London, Titan, 2019, 1st, 9781787730908, 8.7 inches, 7.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, stiff oversize vinyl wraps, English

From the publisher: A collection of Junko Mizuno's early works at the start of her professional career. Her powerful female characters with a...

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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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How to THINK when you WRITE!
  $100.00
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Robin Etherington, Lorenzo Etherington, Etherington, Robin, Etherington, Lorenzo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bristol, The Etherington Brothers, 2019, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

By the Etherington Brothers. Written by Robin Etherington. Illustrated by Lorenzo Etherington. How to THINK when you WRITE is a 200 page full colour...

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How to THINK when you DRAW Vol. 2
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Lorenzo Etherington, Etherington, Lorenzo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bristol, The Etherington Brothers, 2019, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: How to THINK when you DRAW is a 200 page full colour hardback book measuring 8.5" by 8.5". The book collects together MASSES of my...

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Kent Wiliams: How Human of You
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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Very 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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Laurent Durieux, Durieux, Laurent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2021, 1st, 9782364808140, 11.4 inches, 8.7 inches, 278 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This "augmented edition" has 24 new pages added.

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st revised, 1889317098, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist, long before he entered the world of mainstream superhero comics. This...

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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard, 2000, 1st, 9781887591141, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 112 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the cover: Echoes: The Drawings of Michael Wm. Kaluta spans the career of one of the most adventurous fantasy artists of our time. From Robert E....

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The Art of Nurzhan Bekkaliyev
  $40.00
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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...

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Signed by all five artists, Hale has added a small head sketch, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Flesk Publicatons, Santa Cruz, 2012, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

Signed by all five artists, each on the first page of their section. In addition, Hale has added a small head sketch.  Out of print. From the...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out-of-prin t book is a treasure trove of Golden Book and Little Golden Book art, much of it taken from new scans/photographs of the original artwork...


Device: Art, Commercial
  $30.00
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Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (moderate cover wear, corners sharp, CD-ROM in sleeve), Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, 2002, 1st, 9.7 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A thick compilation/sourcebook of the graphic design and illustrations of this innovative British designer (plus a CD-ROM). Starting out with 2000AD and...

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Daisukerichard, Daisukerichard, Very Fine, Pie International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756254733, 9.4 inches, 6.5 inches, 160 pages, over 140 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

From the publisher: In the dead of night comes a long-awaited new book. DaisukeRichard's first comic art collection book KIKANETSU went viral not just...

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H.P. Lovecraft, Gary Gianni, Lovecraft, H.P., Gianni, Gary, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2018, 1st, 9781640410039, 9.5 inches, 6.25 inches, 128 pages, over 110 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, decorative boards with an onlaid title plate, English

This is the original Sketchbook Edition of Gianni's Illustrated Call of Cthulhu. This hardcover had a limited print run for Kickstarter supporters of the...

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Jeff Soto, Soto, Jeff, Limited to 1500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, San Diego, Mark Murphy, 2007, 1st, 0-9771430-9-0, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher Mark Murphy: "No Hope" a 32 page mini zine that measures 5 1 2" x 8 1 2" featuring photos, sketches, drawings and painting pieces and...

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Faces
  $16.00
Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, issued without dustjacket, La Luz de Jesus Press, Los Angeles, 2011, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Detroit-based artist Glenn Barr presents a 96-page compilation featuring details from 80 paintings and drawings he...


Mars Maidens - Signed
  $125.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bayside, Brandstudio, 2008, 1st, 9781934623961, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist. Limited to 1000 copies. Long out of print. A selection of Frank's space and otherworld art with a broad enough theme to...

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Jungle Queens
  $100.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, Bayside, 2008, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A selection of Frank's jungle-themed art from the previous ten years: 1998-2008. Includes the Shanna the She-Devil and Jungle Girl covers (sans logos and...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Berkeley, Image, 2006, 1st, 9781582405957, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

A glossy hardcover collection of Frank's illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings and sketches. Long out of print. Selected from Frank's two limited...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Francisco Herrera, Herrera, Francisco, Mafufo, 2021, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Two hardcover art books in a custom slipcase. 96 pages full of Art, Toy & Character Design,Comics, Sketches and more! Francisco Herrera has been...

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Alex Gross, Gross, Alex, Limited to 1000 copies with an illustrated bookplate signed & numbered by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Gingko Press, 2019, 1st, 9783943330427, 8 inches, 10.25 inches, 216 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of Transformations: The Cabinet Card Paintings of Alex Gross 2012 - 2019 with a color illustrated...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Image, Berkeley, 2007, 1st thus, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

A glossy collection of Frank's illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings and sketches. Selected from Frank's two limited edition convention sketchbooks:...

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Denis Zilber, Zilber, Denis, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chicago, Trinquette, 2013, 1st, 9781934623169, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

In this 48-page full color hardcover, Denis Zilber shows off his experience as a freelance illustrator, character designer and visual storyteller in print,...

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J. David Spurlock (ed.), Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Fine, Vanguard, Lakewood, NJ, 2014, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: A follow-up to last year's best-selling hit, Frazetta Sketchbook, Vol. I, with more classic and unseen material by the acclaimed,...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (four small indentations to the edges of the boards, 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2012, 2nd, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 100 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

After the first printing sold out in record time, Ashley put out this second printing with a new front and back cover. Ashley's self-published collection...

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Bob Haney, Jim Aparo, Haney, Bob, Aparo, Jim, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2012, 1st, 9781401233754, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 512 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Jim Aparo is one of my favorite DC artists. He had an amazing run in the seventies, creating beautiful elegant pages (penciling and inking himself) for...

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Batman: Odyssey
  $45.00
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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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Steve Rude: Artist in Motion
  $75.00
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Steve Rude, Rude, Steve, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Flesk, San Jose, 2007, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The book explores Rude's versatility in several subjects and mediums. Chapters cover his comics and illustration...

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Peter Frank, Gottfried Helnwein, Frank, Peter, Helnwein, Gottfried, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (upper corners have small bumps, light rubbing to covers, interior Fine), New York, Friedman Benda, 2010, 1st, 9780982911204, 13.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Approximately 60 paintings and an interview with the artist. From the publisher: I Was a Child is the first full-scale exhibition of Helnwein's work...

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Crazy by the Letters
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Warmly inscribed by the artist with two lovely little animal drawings, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Joey Chou, Chou, Joey, Choo Choo Clan, 2006, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by the artist: "To Gabe, (and your awesome lion dog)Enjoy the book! Joey Chou" with two lovely little animal drawings in ink: a bird and a lion...

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Mugs & Beards
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Brian Ajhar, Ajhar, Brian, Picturia Press, 2010, 1st, 7 inches, 7 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

"Mugs and Beards" was designed specifically for Illustrator/Character Designer Brian Ajhar's first appearance at the 2010 CTN Animation Expo. The book...

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Colin McInnes, Dave Cooper, McInnes, Colin, Cooper, Dave, Near Fine (light rubbing to the lower corners, light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2002, 1st, 1569716927, 7.5 inches, 8 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A first printing of this collection of stories from various anthologies. Out of print. From the publisher: Pip & Norton have been together for...

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James Christensen, Christensen, James, Fine, The Greenwich Workshop Press, Shelton, CT, 2001, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 38 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A sharp copy of James Christensen's volume in The Greenwich Workshop's New Century Artists Series. 38 paintings with commentary by the artist. From...

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Shawn Barber, Barber, Shawn, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to covers, otherwise Fine), San Francisco, 9mm Books, 2008, 1st, 978-0-9766325-5-9, 12 inches, 10 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Barber was a successful illustrator and oil painter before adding tattoo artist to his repertoire in 2002. Since then, he's been creating oil paintings of...

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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Slight rubbing to the cover, otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse Comics, Milwaukie, OR, 2009, 9781595822222, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, padded pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Loss, love, and loneliness. Altered forms and transfigured ideas. Power and vulnerability. Parallel universes of...

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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse Comics, 2012, 1st, 9781595828552, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, padded pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Gods and devils. Flesh and spirit. Sacred and profane. One of the leading lights of Pop Surrealism, Tara McPherson...


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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2008, 1st, 9781595821027, 11.4 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Lonely Heart, released in 2006, has gone through at least four printings. The first printing of this book sold out almost immediately. Tara's work has been...


Greg Theakston, Jack Kirby, Theakston, Greg, Kirby, Jack, Near Fine (light rubbing to the front corners, one thumbdent, very flat, tight, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

196 pages of art and story by the King of Comics, plus a biography and analysis of the work. The art has been Theakstonized for maximum clarity. This...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Near Fine (slight rubbing to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2020, 1st, 9781640410312, 12 inches, 8 inches, 208 pages, over 260 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

A massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. From the publisher: Bruce Timm has been creating elegant drawings of women for over 30 years,...


Frank Cho: Pencil and Ink
  $25.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Santa Cruz, CA, Flesk Publications, 2021, 1st, 9781640410497, 11.9 inches, 8.9 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Pencil and Ink is a new collection of Frank Cho's personal works that focuses primarily on his exceptional pencil and ink drawings....

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Gutsie Gator 1 - Signed
  $50.00
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Bambaland, Warwick, Australia, 2005, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

An early self-published full color art book by Wood. Excellent production values. A mixture of drawings, digital/paintings, and undigitized paintings. Some...

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Gutsie Gator 1.5 - Signed
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Signed by the artist, Fine, Bambaland, Warwick, Australia, 2005, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, 24 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

An early self-published full color art book by Wood. Excellent production values. A mixture of drawings, digital/paintings, and undigitized paintings....

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