Pin-up Art

 
Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, Very Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452145372, 1452145377, 7 inches, 4 3/4 inches, 6 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, English

A collection of temporary tattoos based on strong women such as astronauts, athletes, pilots and more. Bill Presing is a story artist at Pixar and also...

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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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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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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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Vectorama
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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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Vaughn Bode's Erotica, No. 1
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Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Last Gasp, 1983, 1st, 0867193166, Softcover, wraps, English

The first volume reprinting Vaughn Bode's color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine. Color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine April 1970 -...

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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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Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Alberto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Alfred van der Marck, New York, 1987, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This Catalogue Raisonne reproduces every Esquire Varga girl ever printed: the gatefolds, the calendars, the military edition covers, and every piece of...

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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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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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Stefano Piselli, Riccardo Morrocchi, Franco Saudelli, Piselli, Riccardo Morrocchi, Stefano, Saudelli, Franco, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Florence, Glittering Images, 1998, 1st, 9788882750008, 8882750000, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 126 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A big beautiful hardcover monograph on the Italian comic book artist. The focus here is on his bondage and foot fetish illustrations. Contents:...

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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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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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The Pin-Up Art of Humorama
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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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The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
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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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The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
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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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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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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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The Mousetrap
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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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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Very Good+ (wear to covers), London Enterprises Ltd, Van Nuys, CA, 1983, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, over 150 black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

The ninth and final retrospective of the photos of Irving Klaw 1948-1952. Includes over 150 commercial bondage photographs that were produced and sold...

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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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Alberto Becattini, Becattini, Alberto, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Glittering Images, Firenze, 1994, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 168 pages, over 450 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English French Italian

Book One covers sexy pulp & girlie magazines: Margaret Brundige, Enoch Bolles, Peter Driben; and Brown & Bigelow: Moran, Elvgren, MacPherson,...

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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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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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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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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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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1993, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 76 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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The Betty Pages #6
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1991, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 76 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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The Betty Pages #5
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Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 1989, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 80 pages, Over 100 black & white photos and 15 color, Color wraps, Softcover, English

"Special Jungle Girls Issue." Jungle Betty. Earl McPherson. Irish McCalla. Camera Clubs.

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The Betty Pages #4
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1989, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 76 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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The Betty Pages #3
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1988, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 64 pages, black & white with 2 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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The Betty Pages #2
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1988, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 64 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Bill Wray cover; Bill Ward on Bettie Page; a Harrison magazine update and checklist continued from Issue #1; black & white photos of Bettie; Greg...

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The Betty Pages #1
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1990, 2nd, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The second printing (with a full color cover) after the first printing quickly sold out. Published during the Bettie Page craze born out of Dave Stevens'...

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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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The Betty Page 3-D Picture Book
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Ray Zone, Zone, Ray, Near Fine (mild spine creases), Los Angeles, The 3-D Zone, 1989, 1st, 0925300012, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

3-D King Ray Zone published this collection of long-lost 3-D cheesecake photos of Betty Page. They were shot during the 1950s 3-D boom and forgotten. Get an...

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The Art of Pin-Up - Boxed Edition
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Dian Hanson, Sarahjane Blum, Louis Meisel, Hanson, Sarahjane Blum, Louis Meisel, Dian, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in a Near Fine carrying box, Cologne, Taschen, 2014, 1st, 978-3836535700, 19.5 inches, 13.5 inches, 546 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Armstrong, Bolles, Elvgren, Frahm, Medcalf, Moran, Mozert, Petty, and Vargas. The Art of Pin-Up is one of Taschen's XL series of super oversize volumes...

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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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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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Daniel Zimmer, Haddon Sundblom, Zimmer, Daniel, Sundblom, Haddon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Signed and numbered by the author on an insert book plate, presented in a red slipcase, and limited to 100 copies. From the...

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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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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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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Limited to 1000 copies, Light wear to the front cover otherwise Very Fine, Flesk, Santa Cruz, 2015, 1st, 7 inches, 5.5 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 1000 copies and long out of print. A collection of 90+ all-new pin-ups and nudes--none of these appear in any other Bruce Timm book,...


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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Scribblings 6 - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white with 12 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

Dean is a longtime animator whose cartoons have been featured in Playboy since 2000. His drawings of females, including his recurring Mandy, and animals are...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Caged Beagle, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white with 8 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...


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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light shelf wear with a small top corner bump to front cover), Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Caged Beagle, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps

Dean is a longtime animator who began drawing cartoons for Playboy in 2000.


Scribblings 3 - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Caged Beagle, 2006, Later, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A Third collection of sketches and drawings by the longtime East Coast animator who began drawing cartoons for Playboy in 2000. His drawings of females are...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (scratches on cover), Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Caged Beagle, 2004, Later, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A  collection of sketches and drawings by the longtime East Coast animator who began drawing cartoons for Playboy in 2000. His drawings of females...