Mid- to Late 20th-Century Illustrators

 
Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners, spine faded, spine tight and unbroken, very flat, clean), Oblagon, Pasadena, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, softcover, wraps, English

Published in 2001 and long out of print. Industrial design, entertainment design, motion pictures, television, computer game design, fantasy illustrations.

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (moderate rubbing to covers, mild wear to corners, spine tight and unbroken, very flat), Kodansha, Tokyo, 1996, 1st revised, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 170 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Four sections: industrial design, motion pictures, fantasy, and drawings & sketches. The motion picture section features Star Trek, Tron, Blade Runner,...

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Jeffrey Jones, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, FPG, Pittsburgh, PA, 1997, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 12 full-page color , 1 black & white illustration, 2 photos, English

Brand new! Still in the original shrinkwrap! Twelve all-new paintings by Jones honoring the works of Edgar Rice Burroughs. 12 full-page color...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, One of 1200 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Underwood, Grass Valley, 1998, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, xii, 180 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A beautiful copy of the out-of-print deluxe slipcased edition, with an illustrated limitation page and 16 pages of drawings not included in the trade...

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Daniel Zimmer, David J. Hornung, Reynold Brown, Zimmer, David J. Hornung, Daniel, Brown, Reynold, #8 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist's widow Mary Louise Tejeda-Brown and authors Daniel Zimmer and David J. Hornung, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase (slight edgewear to the dustjacket), St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2008, 1st, 9780982004128, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 224 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

#8 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist's widow Mary Louise Tejeda-Brown and authors Daniel Zimmer and David J. Hornung. Out of print. From the...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Frank Frazetta, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Frazetta, Frank, This deluxe edition is #787 of 1200 "signed" & numbered linen-bound copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Underwood, Grass Valley, CA, 2001, 1st, 12.6 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

"This deluxe edition is limited to 1200 signed & numbered linen-bound copies and 100 signed & numbered leather-bound copies of which this is number...

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Kazuhiko Sano, Sano, Kazuhiko, Inscribed and dated 2003 by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket rubbed) with Fine bellyband, Japan, 2000, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, over 95 color plates and 2 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, Japanese English

A collection of the most prominent works from 1980 through 2000 by this illustrator. Sano created the poster art for Return of the Jedi, numerous book...

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#272 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very small bumps to the corners otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, P. Craig Russell, Russell, P. Craig, Wayne Alan Harold Productions, 2020, 1st, 9781735761503, 12.2 inches, 12.2 inches, 112 pages, over 101 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This oversized 12x12 inch hardcover features the crème de la crème of P. Craig Russell's black and white illustrations from the past 47...

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Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Frank Frazetta, Fenner, Arnie and Cathy, Frazetta, Frank, One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in the publisher's shrinkwrap, Underwood, Grass Valley, CA, 1999, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, over 220 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, cloth, English

Still in the publisher's shrinkwrap! A pristine copy of the deluxe edition with an illustrated limitation page and 16 pages of paintings & drawings not...

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Sanjulian, Sanjulian, Inscribed by the artist with a large detailed drawing, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 1985, 1st, 2723404773, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 178 pages, profusely illustrated, mostly in color, with three foldouts, hardcover, cloth, French

Inscribed by the artist with a large detailed blue pencil drawing of Vampirella. A deluxe monograph on this Spanish artist best known for his Warren...

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The Art of Chesley Bonestell
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Ron Miller, Frederick C. Durant III, Chesley Bonestell, Miller, Frederick C. Durant III, Ron, Bonestell, Chesley, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (light rubbing to the black cloth corners, very flat, tight, clean), London, Paper Tiger, 2001, 1st, 1855858843, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the ultimate book on Bonestell! This was the second monograph on Bonestell, but the number and quality of reproductions makes this the one to...

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Ellen von Unwerth: Fraulein
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Ingrid Sischy, Ellen von Unwerth, Sischy, Ingrid, von Unwerth, Ellen, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (lower corners lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Taschen, Cologne (Koln), Germany, 2011, 9783836528085, 14.2 inches, 10.2 inches, 472 pages, color and black & white photographs throughout, Hardcover, leather spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the first trade hardcover edition (2011) after Taschen's limited collector's edition published in 2009! At 10 x 14 inches, this edition is more than...

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Man and the Moon
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Robert S. Richardson, Chesley Bonestell, Richardson, Robert S., Bonestell, Chesley, Near Fine in Near Fine price-clipped dustjacket (mild edgewear, very flat, tight, clean), World, Cleveland, 1961, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.25 inches, 176 pages, 25 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A scientific guide for the layman, containing the most authoritative and up to date information about the moon--what astronomers know about it, how man will...

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Will Elder, Elder, Will, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2004, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 400 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Best known for his artistic partnership with Harvey Kurtzman, Will Elder is finally getting the book he so richly deserves: this...

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Gerry de la Ree, Hannes Bok, de la Ree, Gerry, Bok, Hannes, Limited to 1300 copies, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (small, light bumps to the lower corners, interior very sound, mild edgewear to the dustjacket), Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1978, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the dustjacket: Hannes Bok (1914-1964) is one of a handful of fantasy illustrators from the pulp magazine era to withstand the test of time. Along...

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Hirschfeld on Line
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Al Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld, Al, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bent inward, lower rear corner scraped, exposing the board underneath, otherwise very sound, interior Fine), New York, Applause, 1999, 1st, 9781557833563, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 344 pages, over 350 black & white illustrations and 32 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

A thick collection of Hirschfeld art. Over 400 drawings & photographs, many never before collected. Commentary by the artist throughout. Plus essays by...

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Donald Teague: A Life in Color
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Claudia Meyer, Donald Teague, Meyer, Claudia, Teague, Donald, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Nygard Publishing, Bozeman, MT, 1988, 1st, 11.4 inches, 9.5 inches, xvi, 128 pages, 100 color plates and 3 black & white plates, plus 12 photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

The first monograph on the artist. 100 color reproductions of some of his finest paintings. The text is based on extensive interviews and conversations with...

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Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), Underwood, Nevada City, 2008, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 288 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Stevens' career retrospective. It is sold-out in all editions and long out-of-print. From the publisher: Brush with Passion charts the career of...

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The Studio
  $325.00
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Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey, Near Fine (mild bump to the lower corner, lightly bending all the pages, otherwise Very Fine, sharp corners, no shelfwear, no thumbdents, spine unbroken, covers and pages very flat and clean), Dragon's Dream, Holland, 1979, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Other than a mild bump to the corner, a beautiful, pristine copy; one of the best I've seen. This is the famous and scarce monograph on the four...

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Susan Hallsten McGarry, Kenneth Riley, McGarry, Susan Hallsten, Riley, Kenneth, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to dustjacket edges), Eiteljorg Museum of American Indian and Western Art, Indianapolis, IN, 1993, 1st, 12 inches, 11 inches, 212 pages, 113 color and 28 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The first monograph devoted to this artist-illustrator. It includes his own long article, "Communicating the Idea: Notes on Composition and Design" and a...

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John Canemaker, Tyrus Wong, Canemaker, John, Wong, Tyrus, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, San Francisco, 2013, 1st, 9.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Water to Paper, Paint to Sky is the first comprehensive retrospective of America's oldest living artist Tyrus Wong,...

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Alice and Martin Provensen, Provensen, Alice and Martin, Very Good+ (mild rubbing to spine ends, paper covering corners worn but corners sharp, overall quite sound, covers and interior very sound), Golden, New York, 1959, 5th 1964, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 165 pages, 82 single and double-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

The Provensens' classic children's book from 1959. Greek myths and English, French, and Norse legends enhanced by the Provensens' uniquely stylized...

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Jeff Jones 30/40
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Jeff Jones, Jones, Jeff, Fine (very flat, tight, bright), Futuropolis, Paris, 1976, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French

The sharpest copy of this book that I have ever seen! A beautiful collection of comics and illustrations by Jeff Jones. This volume in Futuropolis' series...

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Jeff Jones 30/40
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Jeff Jones, Jones, Jeff, Near Fine (light bump to the top of the spine, mild wear along the spine, otherwise flat, tight, bright), Futuropolis, Paris, 1976, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French

A beautiful collection of comics and illustrations by Jeff Jones. This volume in Futuropolis' series of oversized 30x40 cm large-format comics collections...

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