Illustration Magazines

Included in the category:

Illustration Magazine - The magazine on classic American illustration. Every issue is a collector's item!
Illustrators Quarterly - This British knockoff of Illustration covers British and American illustrators past and present.
Communication Arts
Step-By-Step Graphics - During the 1980s and 1990s, this design magazine offered articles on contemporary illustrators as well as the Methods of the Masters series on classic illustrators.
Images - Jim Vadeboncouer's collection of turn of the century color illustration.
Black & White Images - Jim Vadeboncouer's companion collection focused on pen & ink illustrators.

 
Norm Saunders, Perry Peterson, Frank Frazetta, Saunders, Perry Peterson, Frank Frazetta, Norm, Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

The second issue of this great magazine. Lengthy articles on the varied career of Norm Saunders and 1940s-50s illustrator Perry Peterson, an interview with...

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Norm Saunders, Perry Peterson, Frank Frazetta, Saunders, Perry Peterson, Frank Frazetta, Norm, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This is the second issue of this great magazine. Lengthy articles on the varied career of Norm Saunders and 1940s-50s illustrator Perry Peterson, an...

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Sam Savitt, Stanley Meltzoff, Savitt, Stanley Meltzoff, Sam, Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The work of illustrator Sam Savitt: Painter, Author, Teacher and Horseman; and magazine and paperback book cover illustrator Stanley...

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Sam Savitt, Stanley Meltzoff, Savitt, Stanley Meltzoff, Sam, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 201, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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John W. Scott, A. Leslie Ross, Enoch Bolles, Scott, A. Leslie Ross, Enoch Bolles, John W., Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The lurid and sensational terror covers of pulp cover artist John W. Scott; the Western pulp cover art of A. Leslie Ross; pin-up master Enoch...

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John W. Scott, A. Leslie Ross, Enoch Bolles, Scott, A. Leslie Ross, Enoch Bolles, John W., Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The lurid and sensational terror covers of pulp cover artist John W. Scott; the Western pulp cover art of A. Leslie Ross; pin-up master Enoch...

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The Illustration Collector #33
  $10.00
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Very Fine, Everett Shinn, Shinn, Everett, Illustration House, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 5 color and 35 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Everett Shinn was a painter of the ash can school as well as an illustrator. 40 pieces from 1915-1920 fully described (with prices) and reproduced from...

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Phantasmagoria
  $10.00
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Kenneth Smith, Smith, Kenneth, Very Good+ (corner bump, front corner lightly rubbed, no thumbdents, flat, clean, and bright), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 1990, 1st, 9781560970262, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Fantasy artist/author Kenneth Smith built up a critically acclaimed one-man magazine, Phantasmagoria, during the 1970s. After its fifth and final issue, he...

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Gloria Stoll, Sandy Kossin, Hugh Doak Rankin, Stoll, Sandy Kossin, Hugh Doak Rankin, Gloria, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This issue spotlights illustrators Gloria Stoll Karn, Sandy Kossin, and Hugh Doak Rankin. Gloria Stoll Karn was a pulp magazine artist from 1941 to 1949...

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Haddon Sundblom, James Avati, Jack Faragasso, Sundblom, James Avati, Jack Faragasso, Haddon, Very Fine, Kirkwood, MO, The Illustrated Press, 2001, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

The first issue of this great magazine is comprised of three lengthy articles on illustrators Haddon Sundblom, James Avati, and Jack Faragasso.

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Haddon Sundblom, James Avati, Jack Faragasso, Sundblom, James Avati, Jack Faragasso, Haddon, Near Fine (light wear), Kirkwood, MO, The Illustrated Press, 2001, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

The first issue of this great magazine is comprised of three lengthy articles on illustrators Haddon Sundblom, James Avati, and Jack Faragasso.

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Illustration Magazine #21
  $10.00
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Gustaf Tenggren, Al Parker, Barbara Bradley, Tenggren, Al Parker, Barbara Bradley, Gustaf, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: Beloved children's illustrator and Disney artist Gustaf Tenggren; legendary and influential magazine illustrator Al Parker; magazine and...

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Illustration Magazine #21
  $12.00
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Gustaf Tenggren, Al Parker, Barbara Bradley, Tenggren, Al Parker, Barbara Bradley, Gustaf, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: Beloved children's illustrator and Disney artist Gustaf Tenggren; legendary and influential magazine illustrator Al Parker; magazine and...

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The Illustration Collector #32
  $10.00
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Very Fine, Edmund F. Ward, Ward, Edmund F., Illustration House, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 1 color and 51 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This golden age illustrator painted romantic and historical scenes similar to Dean Cornwell . 52 pieces fully described (with prices) and reproduced...

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Illustration Magazine #29
  $12.00
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H. J. Ward, Ward, H. J., Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

A Special Issue devoted to the work of legendary pulp art master H. J. Ward.

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David Wilcox, NF, Wilcox, David, May 1980, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrators David Wilcox, Ariel Severino, Hal Riney of Ogilvy & Mather. Two Bernie Fuchs gallery illustrations.

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Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Camilla d'Errico, Uwe Heidschoetter, Jim Mahfood, Barnaby Ward, John Watkiss, Sam Weber, Ashley Wood, William Wray, Wood, Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Uwe Heidschoetter, John Watkiss, William Wray, et al, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2008, 1st, 978-1600104114, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 220 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Variant cover by Sergio Toppi. "It's about pictures." Edited and designed by Ashley Wood, this fifth showcase of contemporary illustrators and painters...

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Fine, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Communication Arts’ fifth illustration and photography annual featuring 193 works by 149 artists. Artists include Marshall Arisman, Guy Billout,...

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VF, 1984, 1st, Softcover, wraps

The first separate "Illustration" annual featuring 189 works by 132 artists. Artists include Guy Billout, Thomas R. Blackshear, Mel Odom, Arnold Roth,...

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VF, 1985, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

192 works by 141 artists, including Marshall Arisman, Guy Billout, R.O. Blechman, Seymour Chwast, Paul Davis, Brad Holland, Gary Kelley, Jerzy Kolacz, Anita...

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Fine, 1985, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

192 works by 141 artists, including Marshall Arisman, Guy Billout, R.O. Blechman, Seymour Chwast, Paul Davis, Brad Holland, Gary Kelley, Jerzy Kolacz, Anita...

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VF, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps

212 works by 156 artists.

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NF (coupon clipped), 1978, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

"A special issue on museum promotion" Portfolios: Brochures, Posters, Direct Mail, Exhibits, Museum Shops. Bernie Fuchs & Bob Peak gallery painting ad.

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Fine, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Special Issue on Vanishing Creatures (extinct and endangered species). Portraits of extinct species by Dugald Stermer. Whales by Larry Foster. A special...

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NF, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: illustrators David Wilcox, Ariel Severino, Hal Riney of Ogilvy & Mather. Two Bernie Fuchs gallery illustrations.

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NF (rear pages wavy), 1986, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: master scratchboard illustrator Douglas Smith, book dust jacket designer/illustrator Louise Fili, Colossal Pictures, the Statue of Liberty...

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Fine, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Charleen Kinser Designs - toy designer, Forever Toys. Humorous article on mergers by illustrator Rick Meyerowitz. Heinz Centenial with art by James...

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NF, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Portfolios: William Cone (14), Armando Testa (30 illustrations).

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NF, 1988, 1st, Softcover, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Kunio Hagio (15 color illustrations), assemblage artist Gene Hoffman.

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Funnyworld #20
  $30.00
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Fine, Mike Barrier, 1979, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." This issue features: The Black Cauldron Fifty Years of...

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Funnyworld #22
  $30.00
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Near Fine (slight curl to the two corners, very flat, clean, no thumbdents), Mike Barrier, 1980, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." This issue features: Carl Barks "Cartoons than never were"...

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Near Fine (only light shelfwear, 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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Graphic Gallery 11
  $40.00
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VF, Russ Cochran, 1977, 1st, color wraps

Alex Raymond is the featured artist with six pages of his rare magazine illustrations and 13 pages of strips. Barks (two paintings in color), Phil Davis,...

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Graphic Gallery 11
  $30.00
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VG+ (spine & top edge slightly spotted, slight corner roll), Russ Cochran, 1977, 1st, color wraps

Alex Raymond is the featured artist with six pages of his rare magazine illustrations and 13 pages of strips. Barks (two paintings in color), Phil Davis,...

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Graphic Gallery 6
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VF, Russ Cochran, 1975, 1st, color wraps

The color centerspread is Richard Corben's Tarzan Meets La. Barks (color), Frank Frazetta (color), Harvey Kurtzman's 12 page story Pinocchio, Harold Foster,...

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Graphic Gallery 6
  $30.00
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NF (cover slightly rubbed on either side of spine, top edge slightly spotted, interior Fine), Russ Cochran, 1975, 1st, color wraps

The color centerspread is Richard Corben's Tarzan Meets La. Barks (color), Frank Frazetta (color), Harvey Kurtzman's 12 page story Pinocchio, Harold Foster,...

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Graphic Gallery 7
  $30.00
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VF, Russ Cochran, 1976, 1st, color wraps

Carl Barks (two paintings in color), Jack Davis (color), Virgil Finlay (color), Frank Frazetta, Harold Foster, Raymond, Burne Hogarth, Disney, Alex Toth,...

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Graphic Gallery 9
  $35.00
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Fine, Russ Cochran, 1976, 1st, color wraps

Alex Raymond, George Herriman, Segar, Chic Young, Frank Frazetta, Harold Foster, Burne Hogarth, Disney, Rose O'Neill, Richard Corben, Sterrett, Jesse Marsh,...

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Graphic Showcase #1
  $25.00
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NF, 1967, 1st, color wraps

Stories by Kaluta, Hickman, Harper.

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Graphic Showcase #1
  $25.00
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NF, 1967, 1st, color wraps

Stories by Kaluta, Hickman, Harper.

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Out of stock
NF, 1969, 1st, color wraps

Kaluta (11 pages), Wrightson (eight pages), Hickman.


Graphic Showcase #3
  $15.00
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NF, 1970, 1st, color wraps

Gray Morrow covers, Michael Kaluta, Kenneth Smith, Hickman.

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Illo #1
  $10.00
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VF, 2007, 1st, wraps

From the publisher of Illustration Magazine, a new magazine dedicated to the field of contemporary illustration. Beautifully designed, with the highest...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ (mild crease along the bottom of the spine, only slight wear), Kirkwood, MO, 2001, 2nd printing, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

From the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of Nick Meglin"...

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Very Fine, St. Louis, MO, 2004, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A Mint condition copy. This out-of-print issue has five articles: Rafael DeSoto, The Paperback Art of Mitchell Hooks, Jack Lane and the Brown Derby, Tom...

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Very Fine, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three long articles: W.T. Benda Alex Schomburg Pulp and comic book cover artist  (written by my wife Amy...

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Fine (light wear to covers otherwise new and unread), St. Louis, MO, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three subjects: - Paperback cover artist James Bama - Artist Charles R. Showalter (a member of Haddon Sundblom's studio)- The...

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Very Fine, St. Louis, MO, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has two subjects: Oz and childrens book illustrator John R. Neill and painter-illustrator Harvey Dunn. Both articles feature...

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