Pin-up Art

 
The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
  $60.00
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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very light wear to the upper front corner otherwise Very Fine (unread, tight & clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2005, 1st, 9781560976196, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 220 pages, two-color panel cartoons, some full-color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. DeCarlo is best known as the Archie Comics artist and the man who created every adolescent American boys fantasy, Betty and Veronica....

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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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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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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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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, #183 of 400 deluxe copies with a color illustrated limitation page signed by Cho, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear, several light scratches and small dents to the surface of the dustjacket), Baltimore, MD, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, 1889317071, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, Numerous black & white and 26 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The "Deluxe Signed Limited" Edition as stated on the embossed gold label on the dustjacket. This long out-of-print first art book on the Liberty Meadows...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, 19 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Long out of print, this was a "teaser" for Timm's then forthcoming Naughty and Nice hardcover art book. A stunning assortment of pencil, ink and color...


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
  $30.00
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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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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine, Image, Orange, CA, 2002, 1st thus, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A retrospective of Linsner's cover and pin-up art, often featuring his creation Dawn. From the publisher: This much-anticipated...

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Dawn Genesis Edition
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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Near Fine, Wizard Entertainment, Congers, NY, 1999, 1st, 10.125 inches, 6.5 inches, 16 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This comic-book format gallery was published as a supplement to Wizard magazine #93 to promote Linsner's Dawn mini-series, Dawn: Return of the Goddess." The...

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James Michael Linsner, Linsner, James Michael, Fine, Sirius Entertainment, Dover, NJ, 1999, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

To celebrate tenth anniversary of the James Michael Linsner's character, Sirius Entertainment published this retrospective and appreciation. Features...


Meryene Schneider, Earl MacPherson, Schneider, Meryene, MacPherson, Earl, Near Fine (light spotting to the top edge, otherwise Fine), 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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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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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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Pinup: The Illegitimate Art
  $50.00
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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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Eric Kroll, Bill Ward, Kroll, Eric, Ward, Bill, Bump/crease to the top edge of about 50 pages otherwise Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket and Very Fine belly band in publisher's shrinkwrap (sharp corners and edges, clean), Taschen, Koln, 2006, 1st, 13.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

This massive tome on Ward includes the most extensive and intimate biography of the artist extant. Out of print. From the publisher: "Ward's women...

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Good Girl Art
  $50.00
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Ron Goulart, Goulart, Ron, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Neshannock, PA, Hermes Press, 2007, 1st, 9781932563870, 12.25 inches, 9.375 inches, 176 pages, over 175 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A survey of good girl art from the 30s through the nineties with original artwork from every decade including such legendary comic artists as Matt Baker,...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, 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,...

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Lady: Lisa Lyon - Inscribed 1st
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Bruce Chatwin, Robert Mapplethorpe, Chatwin, Bruce, Mapplethorpe, Robert, Warmly inscribed by Lisa Lyo, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (some slight yellowing to pages edges, some slight yellowing and wear to dustjacket), New York, Viking Press, 1983, 1st, 0670430137, 11 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, 115 black & white photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

Warmly inscribed by Lisa Lyon on the half-title: "For Kent with Love XX / Lisa Lyon / LA '83" Robert Mapplethorpe's photographic celebration of...

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Bill Morrison, Dan DeCarlo, Morrison, Bill, DeCarlo, Dan, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Long out of print. The first career retrospective of the great Archie comics artist: a fitting tribute to the life and art of one of the world's...

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R. C. Harvey, Harvey, R. C., #88 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to top edge of dustjacket, 3/4-inch closed tear along spine), Seattle, Aeon, 1996, 1st, 9781883847234, 10.75 inches, 8.375 inches, vi, 138 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Signed & numbered by the artist on an illustrated bookplate attached to the front endpaper. Only 100 hardcovers were made. Here are over 300 of...

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Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Limited to 1500 deluxe hardbound copies signed by Stevens on a limitation page with a color illustration of a blonde nude, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kansas City, MO, Ursus, 1991, 1st, 0942681134, 15.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 40 pages, 17 color plates, 2 color and 11 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Limited to 1500 deluxe hardbound copies signed by Stevens on a limitation page with a color illustration of a blonde nude. This copy is signed by Stevens...

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The Pin-Up Art of Humorama
  $70.00
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Alex Chun, Jacob Covey, Chun, Jacob Covey, Alex, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781560979593, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

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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Steve Fastner, Rich Larson, Fastner, Rich Larson, Steve, Signed by Rich Larson, Very Fine, Howell, NJ, SQP, 1994, 1st, 9780861660490, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, 2 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Signed and dated 1997 by Rich Larson on the cover. An excellent collection of works by this team of artists. One-page introduction by Jim Steranko....

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Steve Fastner, Rich Larson, Fastner, Rich Larson, Steve, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, SQP, Toms River, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Signed and dated 1997 by Rich Larson on the cover. Fastner and Larsen's creation in her first comic story. 24 pages of story and 40 pages of sketches and...

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The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
  $75.00
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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2005, 1st, 9781560976196, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 220 pages, two-color panel cartoons, some full-color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. DeCarlo is best known as the Archie Comics artist and the man who created every adolescent American boys fantasy, Betty and Veronica....

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine slipcase (light wear to slipcase), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, Hardcover, boards, English

The Signed & Numbered Hardcover Edition of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art--the only hardcover edition--long out of print....

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The Glamour Girls of Bill Ward
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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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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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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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Jungle Queens - Signed 1st
  $125.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Faint thumbdent to the pages otherwise Very Fine, 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 last ten years. Includes the Shanna the She-Devil and Jungle Girl covers (sans logos and text); Cavewoman...

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Doug Sneyd, Sneyd, Doug, #88 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2011, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 248 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This signed & numbered slipcased edition was limited to just 100 copies and sold out prior to publication! This copy is new and unread. "The...

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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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Melange - Signed First Printing
  $75.00
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Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Akileos, Paris, 2007, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

Dean was so kind as to sign this beautiful first printing copy of the original edition of the book for us. A full color collection of art, cartoons,...

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Jonny Negron, Negron, Jonny, Very Fine, Portland, Floating World Comics, 2016, 1st, 978-1-942801-94-8, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Jonny Negron's newest monograph collects the signature pinup illustrations that have gained him a cult following. Negron's art visualizes stylish ladies of...

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Nude: The Job of Figure Drawing
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Jim Silke, Silke, Jim, Very Fine, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2011, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 104 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A collection of the art of Jim Silke. From the publisher: In the world of contemporary pinup art, few artists can capture the sexy essence of a...

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Vectorama
  $60.00
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Arthur De Pins, De Pins, Arthur, Near Fine (bumped lower cover corner), Toulon, Soleil, 2016, 1st, 978-2-302-04788-4, 13.75 inches, 11.5 inches, 224 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An exceptional large format retrospective of the work of Arthur de Pins, in advertising, video games, animation, magazine and book illustration, and comic...

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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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Thierry Martin
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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, Fine, Libourne, Editions Charrette, 2011, 1st, 978-2-915478-14-3, 6.3 inches, 4.75 inches, 64 pages, 2 color and 59 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

A collection of ink cartoons of girls, nudes, and couples coupling by the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry Martin.

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Morghan Gill, Gill, Morghan, 2017, 9 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, 41 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Contemporary pin-ups by Los Angeles artist and designer Morghan Gill: "40 unique paintings completed in 2016 featuring pinup girls (of all types!) with...

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Mandy Godiva - Signed
  $25.00
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Signed by the artist, Spine ends lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Brandstudio, 2009, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"This book documents one of Mandy's dreams: as she has no more control over her sleeping fantasies than do any of us, it is to be hoped that she will be...

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Billy DeVorss, DeVorss, Billy, Near Fine (corners lightly rubbed otherwise no dents, Fine, flat tight, clean), Collector's Press, Portland, 1997, 1st, 14 inches, 10 inches, 48 pages, 16 color plates, 26 color and 2 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A poster book featuring 16 excellent large reproductions from the original paintings. With a long introduction by Max Allan Collins with an additional 26...

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The Mousetrap
  $150.00
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Near Fine (corners slightly rubbed, light thumbdents, otherwise flat, clean), Carl Macek & Associates, Yorba Linda, 1970, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 74 pages, color and black & white, softcover, spiralbound with cardstock covers, English

The Mousetrap was published in 1937 by Ward Ritchie in a limited numbered edition of 500 for the Disney Studio. It was an unofficial in-house publication...

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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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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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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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