Pin-up Art

 
Olivier Vatine, Vatine, Olivier, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2007, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.81 inches, color

Pin up à la bouée. Beautifully printed on a medium weight uncoated stock.

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Mandy - Signed & Numbered Print
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Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2009, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches

Beautifully printed on a medium weight uncoated stock.

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Olivier Vatine, Vatine, Olivier, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paris, Comix Buro, 1st, 16 inches, 12 inches, color

La Pin up et le poulpe (The Pin-Up and the Octopus).

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Didier Cassegrain, Cassegrain, Didier, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2007, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches

Beautifully printed on a medium weight uncoated stock.

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Vargas - Paperback
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Alberto Vargas, Reid Austin, Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Reid Austin, Alberto, Vargas, Alberto, Fine (bright, tight and unread), New York, Harmony, 1984, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, 200 illustrations, over 60 in color, Softcover, wraps, English

A comprehensive retrospective of the artist's career and a complete biography of the artist. Vargas himself contributes a step-by-step description of his...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Francisco Herrera, Herrera, Francisco, Mafufo.com, 2016, 16.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Francisco's latest art book is a poster-sized collection of vintage cartoon characters re-imagined as female pin-ups! Mickey, Goofy, Donald, The Great...

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Olivier Vatine, Vatine, Olivier, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2007, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.81 inches, color

Beautifully printed on medium weight uncoated stock.

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Near Fine (corners lightly rubbed, light shelf wear, interior very flat and very sound), Florence, Italy, 1991, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

A special issue of the long-running Italian journal devoted to good girl and erotic art in comics and illustration (and more generally in pop culture). It...

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Print run of 1000 copies., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, 2018, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

S Curves Vol. 3 is an entirely new collection of over 400 color sketches, designs and pin-ups by animation designer Shane Glines. Shane is currently...

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Ray Zone, Zone, Ray, Near Fine (light foxing to edges, otherwise Fine, books are flat and tight with 3-D glasses still bound in), The 3-D Zone, Los Angeles, 1989, 1990, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 32, 32 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

3-D King Ray Zone published these collections of long-lost 3-D cheesecake photos of Betty Page. They were shot during the 1950s 3-D boom and forgotten. The...

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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Berkeley, Image, 2007, 1st, 978607063360, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A super collection of over 100 full-page color illustrations & drawings by the comic book artist and creator of Dawn. Dozens of previously unpublished...

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Jim Silke's Sketchbook - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (mild crease at the tail of the spine otherwise Fine), Jim Silke, Silke, Jim, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Good girl artist Jim Silke mixes up a cocktail of finished pencil drawings, studies, and sketches. This gallery of beautiful women includes character...

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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Inscribed by the artist, Near Fine (slight browning to edges, light rubbing to covers), Tamara Bane Gallery, Los Angeles, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, 36 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed "To Marc" by Olivia. A fully illustrated catalog for a 1987 exhibition of Olivia's paintings. A separate tri-fold price list is included.

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Very Good+ (top of the spine bumped, upper corners lightly bumped, corners lightly rubbed, mild wear), Jack Kriendler Memorial Foundation, New York, 1950, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 220 pages, 48 illustrations in color and black & white, many other small illustrations, photographs and period advertisements, hardcover, cloth, English

A high-spirited tribute to the "21" with contributions by 60 writers and 42 artists and cartoonists. Full-page illustrations/cartoons by Constantin Ajajalov...

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B. Kliban, Kliban, B., Near Fine, Chicago, Playboy, 1960s-1980s, 11 inches, 8 inches, color illustrations, English

A collection of over 100 different full-page color cartoons by B. Kliban from Playboy magazine, dating from the 1960s to 1985. These are full magazine pages...

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Alex Chun, Jack Cole, Chun, Alex, Cole, Jack, Near Fine (very light crease to back cover otherwise Fine), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2010, 1st paperback, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. "Cole's goddesses were estrogen souffles who mesmerized the ineffectual saps who lusted after them." - The New Yorker From the...

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Budd Root, Root, Budd, Limited to 750 copies, Very Fine, Amryl Entertainment/Basement Studios, Murrieta, CA, 2010, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 36 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

This Special Edition with a variant cover is limited to 750 copies and includes a Certificate Of Authenticity from Amryl Entertainment. Story and Art by...

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Varga
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Tom Robotham, Alberto Vargas, Robotham, Tom, Vargas, Alberto, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to topedge of dustjacket), North Dighton, MA, World Publications Group, 2004, 13 inches, 9.75 inches, 128 pages, over 90 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An 18-page well-illustrated biography of the artist and 90 color plates of Esquire Varga girls in a large format.

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Milo Manara Catalogo
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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Near Fine (very slight wear to the corners otherwise new and unread, flat, tight, clean), Pescara, Italy, Gli Alianti/Edizioni Di, 1997, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 72 pages, 52 color and 7 black & white illustrations, Softcover, Wraps, Italian

A sharply printed exhibition catalog devoted to Milo Manara with 48 full-page color illustrations and 7 full-page black & white illustrations.

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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, Fine/Fine, 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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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1990, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of 100's of photos of Bettie Page. Introduction by Greg Theakston "The Pin-up King Meets the Queen of Curves." Dave Stevens cover.

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Farid Chenoune, Chenoune, Farid, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bumped otherwise Fine, top edge of dustjacket rubbed and frayed), Rizzoli, New York, 1999, 1st, 12 inches, 9.9 inches, 200 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

An illustrated fashion history of French lingerie. From the publisher: In this eye-opening celebration, gorgeous photgraphs from the world of la...

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The Betty Pages Annual
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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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NF (printed price cleanly removed from the cover otherwise attractive, Wink, Inc., 1954, 1st, color wraps

"Live Alone and Love It!" A vintage pin-up magazine filled with photos and photo spreads of New York models, strippers, and Burlesque performers in lingerie,...

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Mélange
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Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Akileos, Talence, 2011, Revised expanded edition, 11.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, French

A revised edition with 32 pages of additional material! A full color collection of art, cartoons, drawings, and sketches by the longtime independent...


Very Good+ (moderate shelfwear, rubbing at the corners, flat, tight, and unread), 1994, 1st, Softcover, wraps

"Crimes 'n' Gals in the USA: A Pictorial History 1930s-1960s." An excellent collection of pin-up art. Chapters on comic strips (55 illus), comic books (63...

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Alvin Buenaventura, Robert Crumb, Dan Clowes, Gilbert Hernandez, Mitch O'Connell, Buenaventura, Alvin, Crumb, Dan Clowes, Gilbert Hernandez, Mitch O'Connell, Robert, Very Fine in Very Fine plastic box, Oakland, CA, Buenaventura Press, 2006, 1st, 9780976684848, 7.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 20 pages, color, Softcover, English

From the publisher: Girls, Girls, Girls! Step right up and don't be shy. This intimate, accordion-folded and concertina-bound portfolio of 20...

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Roberto Baldazzini, Baldazzini, Roberto, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Korero, 2017, 1st, 9780993337437, 11 inches, 7.75 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

One of the current generation of clear line From the publisher: Over a prolific 30-year career, acclaimed comic creator, illustrator and artist...

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Reid Stewart Austin, George Petty, Austin, Reid Stewart, Petty, George, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild shelfwear), Gramercy, New York, 1997, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, 152 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, boards, English

The only monograph on this popular pin-up artist (1894-1975) who made significant contributions to Esquire and True magazines and Jantzen Swimwear ads. A...

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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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The Playboy Book: Forty Years
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Gretchen Edgren, Edgren, Gretchen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, General Publishing, Santa Monica, 1994, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.4 inches, 368 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

This fortieth anniversary retrospective, published in 1994, contains a history of a magazine, its most memorable articles, and more than a thousand...

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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
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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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Glamour International 22
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Near Fine (slight shelf wear, mild crease to the front upper corner, interior very flat and very sound), Glamour International Productions, Florence, Italy, 1996, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 108 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

The long-running Italian journal devoted to good girl and erotic art in comics and illustration (and more generally in pop culture). It is completely...

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Reid Stewart Austin, George Petty, Austin, Reid Stewart, Petty, George, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Gramercy, New York, 1997, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, 152 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, boards, English

The only monograph on this popular pin-up artist (1894-1975) who made significant contributions to Esquire and True magazines and Jantzen Swimwear ads. A...

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The Playmate Book: Five Decades of Centerfolds
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Gretchen Edgren, Edgren, Gretchen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, General Publishing, Santa Monica, 1996, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 384 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Presents photos of every woman featured as a centerfold in the 50-year history of Playboy Magazine--the photos that were published and some that were not...

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Gil Elvgren, Elvgren, Gil, Very Fine, Collector's Press, Portland, 1995, 1st, 14 inches, 10 inches, 48 pages, 16 color plates, 11 color and 5 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A poster book featuring 16 excellent large reproductions from the original Elvgren paintings. With a long introduction by Marianne Ohl Phillips.

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Alex Chun, Jack Cole, Chun, Alex, Cole, Jack, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2004, 1st, 9781560975595, 10.5 inches, 7.625 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. "Cole's goddesses were estrogen souffles who mesmerized the ineffectual saps who lusted after them." - The New Yorker From the...

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Charles G. Martignette, Louis Meisel, Martignette, Louis Meisel, Charles G., Near Fine in Good dustjacket (spine slanted, red dot on bottome edge, dustjacket worn and torn), Taschen, Koln, Germany, 1996, 9783822884973, 12.7 inches, 9.8 inches, 380 pages, over 900 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A comprehensive study of the genre 1920-1980 with artist biographies and examples. An early printing identified by the full cloth covers. Out of print in...


Gil Elvgren's Private Stock
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Very Fine with a Very Fine belly band, Gil Elvgren, Nourmand (ed.), Tony, Elvgren, Gil, Reel Art Press, 2012, 1st, 9780957261051, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gil Elvgren’s personal nude slide collection. Color slides purchased by Elvgren and some possibly photographed by the artist himself. A peek into the...

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Bettie Page: Queen of Curves
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Petra Mason, Bunny Yeager, Mason, Petra, Yeager, Bunny, Very Fine, New York, Rizzoli, 2014, 1st, 978-0789327482, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Bettie Page photographed by Bunny Yeager.  About This Book A treasure trove of never-before-seen playfully erotic photos of legendary pinup girl...

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Jet Seven: the Art of Phil Noto
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Phil Noto, Noto, Phil, Very Fine, Bayside, Brandstudio, 2007, 2nd, 9781934623091, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Long out of print! This 2007 artbook features Noto's long-limbed femmes in faux '60s paperback covers and magazine ads. There are full color pieces as well...

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