Pin-up Art

 
John Rhett Thomas, Frank Cho, Thomas, John Rhett, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2020, 1st, 9781302924164, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A selection of Frank's most crowd pleasing artwork for marvel: 26 inked pages prior to coloring, penciled pages and sketches, in addition to a selection of...

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Earl MacPherson, MacPherson, Earl, Near Fine (slight toning to the edges, new and unread, very flat, tight, clean), Livonia, MI, Stabur, 1991, 1st, 9780941613200, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 21 color and 66 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Earl MacPherson, the originator of the Artist's Sketchpad style of pin-up calendars, presents his memoirs. A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at...

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Bettie Page, Queen of Hearts
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Jim Silke, et al, Silke, et al, Jim, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 1995, 1st, 1569711240, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

"An Illustrated Review of the Fabulous World of 1950s Glamour Art and the Paper Girl Who Sat on its Throne." From the publisher: Bettie Page sent the...

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NF (printed price cleanly removed from the cover otherwise very attractive, Flirt, 1955, 1st, color wraps

A vintage pin-up magazine filled with photos and photo spreads of New York models, exotic dancers, and Burlesque performers in lingerie, bathing suits, and...

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Allan Gross, Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Gross, Allan, Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley, Frank, Signed by the artist, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st, 188931711X, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 112 pages, over 200 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, cloth, English

A retrospective and detailed discussion of the careers of three artists:Frank Cho, Marc Hempel, Mark Wheatley .From the publisher: See eye-popping...

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The Betty Pages Annual, Book 2
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Greg Theakston, Bettie Page, Theakston, Greg, Page, Bettie, Very Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 1993, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, 14 color and over 200 black & white photos, softcover, wraps, English

A 68-page interview with Betty. A 36-page interview with Betty's first husband. 14 color and over 200 black & white photos.

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Romain Hugault, Hugault, Romain, Limited to 1500, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2016, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches, color

One of seven different embossed metal wall plaques featuring the pin-up illustrations of Romain Hugault. Each design is strictly limited to 1500 units.

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Romain Hugault, Hugault, Romain, Limited to 1500, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2016, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches, color

One of seven different embossed metal wall plaques featuring the pin-up illustrations of Romain Hugault. Each design is strictly limited to 1500 units.

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Romain Hugault, Hugault, Romain, Limited to 1500, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2016, 1st, 11.8 inches, 15.75 inches, color

One of seven different embossed metal wall plaques featuring the pin-up illustrations of Romain Hugault. Each design is strictly limited to 1500 units.

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The Betty Pages Annual
  $35.00
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Greg Theakston, Theakston, Greg, Near Fine (mild thumbdent to the back cover, very light rubbing to the rear corners, very flat, tight, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 168 pages, 17 color and over 200 black & white photos, softcover, wraps, English

A full-size squarebound slick paper companion to the digest sized Betty Pages magazine. This annual features: Introductions from Greg Theakston and Harlan...

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Bill Presing, Josh Cooley, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Presing, Josh Cooley, Bill, 2021, 2nd, 4 inches, 3 inches, color, English

NOW IN STOCK! Ladies and Gentlemen, this is your captain speaking... Please buckle your safety restraints and place all trays in their upright...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lorenzo Sperlonga, Sperlonga, Lorenzo, 2021, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the artist: Foreplay is an 80 Pages deluxe limited hardback edition that showcases dozens and dozens of drawings never seen before, commissions that...

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Sean Callahan, J. Frederick Smith, Callahan, Sean, Smith, J. Frederick, Near Fine (light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Los Angeles, Alskog/Crowell, 1975, 1st, 0690007817, 11 inches, 8.3 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white photos throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

J. Frederick Smith's philosophy. "Photographing Sensuality: One Man's View of Fantasy and Realism in the Female Form." Color and black & white...

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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Fine, Robert Bane Editions, Los Angeles, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.325 inches, 20 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A slick illustrated catalog of Olivia's prints, published by the Los Angeles Gallery that represented her. Each of the 37 prints inside has a spot gloss...

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Inscribed by the artist with a pencil drawing of Mand, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners, very flat, tight, clean), Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Caged Beagle, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white with 10 pages in color, softcover, color wraps

Dean's 2011 collection of sketches and drawings includes Mandy, of course; lots of animals; numerous females; and eighteen full-color illustrations. Dean is...

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NF (printed price cleanly removed from the cover otherwise very attractive, Flirt, 1954, 1st, color wraps

A vintage pin-up magazine filled with photos and photo spreads of New York models, exotic dancers, and Burlesque performers in lingerie, bathing suits, and...

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NF (printed price cleanly removed from the cover otherwise very attractive, Eyeful, 1955, 1st, Softcover, color wraps

"If Girls Did As Men Do." A vintage pin-up magazine filled with photos and photo spreads of New York models, exotic dancers, and Burlesque performers in...

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Art of Chiodo
  $45.00
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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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Out of stock
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,...


Bettie Page Rules
  $45.00
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Jim Silke, Silke, Jim, Very Fine (new and unread, very flat, tight, clean), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2007, 3rd, 9781593077563, 1593077564, 12 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: If ever there were reason to believe in love at first sight, that reason would be Bettie Page. From the moment the first pinups of...

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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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Pinup: The Illegitimate Art
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Jim Silke, Silke, Jim, Very Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2004, 1st, 978-1595820051, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Jim's autobiography and treatise on Pin-up art with large color images on every page. Over 100 new illustrations by Silke and classic pin-up artists...

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Alberto Becattini, Bob Lubbers, Becattini, Alberto, Lubbers, Bob, Fine (unread, tight, and clean), Glamour International Associated, Firenze, 2001, 1st, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, Italian


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

Out of print. A collection of illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings & sketches. Selected from SKETCHES & SCRIBBLES, BOOK ONE, and SKETCHES &...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light shelfwear), 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 out-of-print first art book on the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist. With numerous rare images of Tarzan and Princess of Mars,...


The Glamor Girls of Don Flowers
  $60.00
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Alex Chun, Don Flowers, Chun, Alex, Flowers, Don, Near Fine (mild cover wear, mild rubbing to lower front corner, spine sound, interior clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2005, 1st, 9781560977131, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 296 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

When the life of Don Flowers was cut short in 1968 by the ill effects of emphysema, he left behind a career in newspaper cartooning that spanned more than...

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Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 2
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Near Fine (light wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Belier Press, New York, 1979, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white photos, 10 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

From the Belier Press, a 1979 collection of rare black & white and color photos of Bettie Page from shoots with Irving Klaw and Bunny Yeager, as well as...

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Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 3
  $60.00
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Near Fine (light wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Belier Press, New York, 1979, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white photos, 10 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

From the Belier Press, a 1979 collection of rare black & white and color photos of Bettie Page from shoots with Irving Klaw and Bunny Yeager, as well as...

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Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 4
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Near Fine (light wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Belier Press, New York, 1980, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white photos, 14 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

From the Belier Press, a 1980 collection of rare black & white and color photos of Bettie Page from shoots with Irving Klaw and Bunny Yeager, as well as...

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James Martin, Martin, James, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315697, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 350 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From the publisher: This book features 350 pages of artwork by artist and educator James Martin, who currently teaches in the illustration department at...

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Paul Renaud, Renaud, Paul, Inscribed and dated 2015 by the artist with a drawing of Red Sonja, Very Good+ without dust jacket, as issued (spine ends lightly bumped, lower corners bent inward, upper corners pushed inward, covers glossy, interior Very Fine), Dark Dragon, Breda, Netherlands, 2015, 1st, 12.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Dutch art book is inscribed by the artist with a large drawing of Red Sonja dated 2015--the year of publication. It was mailed by the artist in France...

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Super Heroines - Signed
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Hubert de Lartigue, de Lartigue, Hubert, Inscribed by the artist to Greg Theakston, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners bent inward, head of the spine bumped, three mild dings to the edges, interior Fin, Toulon, Soleil, 1996, 1st, 2877645339, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 103 pages, 46 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

Warmly inscribed by de Lartigue to fellow artist and publisher Greg Theakston. This copy also has de Lartigue's address label on the front endpaper with...

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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...


Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket ((light rubbing to the covers otherwise new and unread), Image, Berkeley, 2013, 9781607066361, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, 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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Signed by the artist, Very Good to Near Fine (the corners of the books are bumped otherwise the books are Very Fine), Kristof Spaey, Spaey, Kristof, KS Books, 2015, 1st, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the back cover: A stunningly beautiful woman, an evocative title and a sensational blurb, those were the (not so) secret ingredients of the American...

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The Best of Gil Elvgren
  $70.00
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Reid Stewart Austin, Gil Elvgren, Austin, Reid Stewart, Elvgren, Gil, Very Fine, Brown & Bigelow, St. Paul, 1999, 1st, 14 inches, 10 inches, 48 pages, 16 color plates, 11 color and 3 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A poster size book with sixteen 10x14 color plates (blank on the back side), plus a long introduction by Austin and a special tribute by artist Art Amsie,...

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The Glamour Girls of Bill Ward
  $75.00
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Alex Chun, Bill Ward, Chun, Alex, Ward, Bill, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the edges of the vellum dustjacket), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2003, 1st, 9781560975311, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, with 72 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. Over 100 black & white illustrations, with 72 pages in color. The majority of the images in this volume were drawn between...

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Eldon Dedini, Dedini, Eldon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (CD poscket is unopened), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2006, 1st, 9781560977278, 1560977272, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 240 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: For over 45 years, Eldon Dedini has been one of Playboy's most recognizable full-page gag cartoonists. With a masterful watercolor...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Image, Berkeley, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. A collection of illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings & sketches. Includes works from Jungle Queens and Mars Maidens.

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Image, Berkeley, 2013, 9781607066361, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, 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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Fantasie Erotique
  $75.00
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Didier Crisse, Crisse, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2000, 2nd, 9.75 inches, 10.6 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of pin-up paintings and drawings by this best-selling French comic artist-writer. Nudity. For adults only. Predominantly girls alone, there are...

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The Pin-Up Art of Bill Wenzel
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Alex Chun, Bill Wenzel, Chun, Alex, Wenzel, Bill, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2005, 1st, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 200 pages, black & white with color highlights, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. One of the most prolific pin-up artists of the 20th Century finally gets his due. No other pin-up cartoon artist over a 30-year period...

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Shunya Yamashita, Yamashita, Shunya, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

Yamashita is a video game character designer & illustrator in the mold of Hyung-tze Kim and Hakua Ugetsu but Yamashita's art is softer and cuter. He is...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine sunned, light wear), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, ‎ 9781889317083, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and DC. With numerous...

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The Pin-Up Art of Humorama
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Alex Chun, Jacob Covey, Chun, Jacob Covey, Alex, Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781560979593, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: During the 1950s, Abe Goodman -- brother of Marvel Comics publisher Martin Goodman -- was the largest buyer of cartoons in the world....

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Insight Studios Group, Baltimore, 2000, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Long out-of-print, this is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and...

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Olivia De Berardinis, Olivia De Berardinis, Inscribed by the artis, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Ozone, Roslyn, NY, 1993, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 108 pages, over 90 color plates, hardcover, cloth, English

Olivia's first collection from 1993. You've seen her art in the pages of Playboy and in dozens of other publications, on calendars, book covers, limited...

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Leone Frollo, Frollo, Leone, Fine, Glamour International, Florence, 1997, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.125 inches, 44 pages, 42 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of 42 full-page erotic pencil drawings by the Italian comic artist (Mona Street).

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