Pin-up Art

 
Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Near Fine (light wear to edges of covers, light rubbing to upper corner of cover and first page, mild thumbdent to front cover, faint thumbdents to back cover, interior Very Fine - new and unread, spine unbroken, clean), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 2nd, 9781933865317, 12 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. This is the original, large format, 304-pages edition which was abridged for...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Near Fine (bump to the top front cover and pages, light rubbing to the bottom corner of cover and last few pages, no thumbdents, otherwise Very Fine - new and unread, spine unbroken, clean), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. This is the original, large format, 304-pages edition which was abridged for...


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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Reid Stewart Austin, Alberto Vargas, Austin, Reid Stewart, Vargas, Alberto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Bulfinch, 2006, 1st, 9781435119857, 13.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 144 pages, 100 color and 16 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A modern retrospective of the artist's career featuring previously unpublished works (and other works never before reprinted since their first appearances...

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Aslan, Aslan, Very Good+ (top of the spine bumped, corners of covers rubbed, Mild cover wear, interior flat and clean), Visualbooks, Milan, 1986, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, 71 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, Italian

An Italian collection of Aslan paintings. This pin-up artist had a long-running page in France's Lui magazine. This art book features 3 double-page and 68...

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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,...


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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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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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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Very Fine, Bruce Simon, Simon, Bruce, Bruce Simon, 2019, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Perhaps the largest collection of vintage Burlesque advertising ever offered between two scorching covers! Burlesque advertising...

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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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Betty Page in Bondage #1
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Fine, Van Nuys, CA, Lyndon Enterprises Ltd, 1978, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 68 pages, 32 full-page black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

A very sharp copy of this digest-sized booklet devoted to Bettie Page in bondage. No nudity.

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Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1990, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 80 pages, over 770 black & white photos, Softcover, color wraps, English

A catalog of over 750 photos of Bettie Page by Irving Klaw's Movie Star News. 16-page introduction by Greg Theakston: "The Pin-up King Meets the Queen of...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Limited to 2200 Deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Near Fine slipcase (small bump to the edge of the otherwise Very Fine slipcase), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2019, 1st, 978-1-64041-026-8, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the hardcover signed deluxe edition of the Ballpoint Beauties book. This edition comes with a bonus signature page, two gatefolds, premium cloth...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Brandstudio, 2009, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist with an original ink drawing of a horse. "This book documents one of Mandy's dreams: as she has no more control over her sleeping...

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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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#59 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This deluxe edition has a tipped-in signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde covered only by her book!...

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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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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 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 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 #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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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Near Fine (light spine wear, light thumb dents to covers), Robert Bane Editions, Los Angeles, 1992, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 36 pages, 38 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

An illustrated catalog of Olivia's prints, published by the Los Angeles Gallery that represented her.

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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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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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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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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 #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 #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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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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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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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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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...

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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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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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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine slipcase (three small quarter-inch scrapes mar one side of the otherwise Fine 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 ....


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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