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.

 
Very Fine, St. Louis, January 2002, Revised & expanded 2nd Edition, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A new edition, expanded from 64 to 96 pages, and completely redesigned with lots of new artwork and no ads. This issue has long articles on the varied...

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Illustration Magazine #22
  $15.00
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Very Fine, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

This issue features three profiles. Aviation pulp artist Frederick Blakeslee (1898-1973). 1950s Life magazine illustrator Morton Roberts. Children's book...

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Illustration Magazine #23
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This issue features three profiles. A 30-page feature article on Dean Cornwell (1892-1960). An interview with Murray Tinkelman. And a profile of Constantin...

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Very Fine, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

This issue spotlights a single illustrator: Mort Kunstler. Kunstler's five decade illustration career covers the gamut of genres and clients: paperback...

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Very Fine, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

This issue spotlights illustrators Graves Gladney and Nan Pollard and the American Academy of Art. Graves Gladney was a pulp magazine cover artist and...

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Illustration Magazine #26
  $15.00
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Very Fine, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

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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Very Fine, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

Articles include "Rudolph Belarski (1900 - 1983)" by David Saunders, and "Norman Lindsay in America" by Louis Irmo. Aron Gagliardo returns to conclude his...

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Illustration Magazine #28
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Fall 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Articles include: "McClelland Barclay: More than Beautiful Women" by Patricia Gostick, "Rudy Nappi: Celebrating the Artist & His Work" by Gary...

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Illustration Magazine #29
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Spring 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

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

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Very Fine, Summer 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

Illustrating Her World: Ellen B.T. Pyle, The Weird Worlds of Douglas Walters, The Brilliant Art of Edward Georgi. Cover illustration by Ellen B.T. Pyle. Out...

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Very Fine, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps, English

Three feature articles: Illustrator and Photographer J. Frederick Smith; In His Own Words - John Fleming Gould; The Art of Clark Hulings.

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Very Fine, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps, English

Herbert Morton Stoops; Ed Balcourt Artist and Artist Representative; The Artists of the Three Investigators.

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Illustration Magazine #33
  $15.00
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Very Fine, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps, English

Table of Contents: Jack Gaughan; Charles Copeland; Edward Shenton: Illustrator, Author, Teacher; Illustrating the Horrors of War: J. Warren Bowman and...

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Very Fine, 2011, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps, English

The Art of Tom Lovell is the cover feature with 58 pages devoted to his magazine illustrations, from the pulps in the 1930s through his long illustrious...

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Very Fine, 2011, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, Softcover, wraps, English

"Joseph Szokoli (1913-1981)" pulp cover artist and illustrator is the cover feature. "The Macabre Visions of Harry Clarke." "Walt Reed: A Life in...

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Illustration Magazine #42
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustration Magazine, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue:  The sexy paperback art of Paul Rader, first profiled in issue #9. Our new version features more artwork and a complete checklist of...

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Illustration Magazine #43
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustration Magazine, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue:  The gorgeous work of Henry Patrick Raleigh. Our story features over 45 pages of spectacular illustrations, with all of the...

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Illustration Magazine #45
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustration Magazine, St. Louis, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue: We feature the legendary illustrator Mead Schaeffer, famous for his many Saturday Evening Post cover and interior illustrations, his...

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Illustration Magazine #46
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustration Magazine, St. Louis, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue: A.B. Frost: Dean of Illustrators by R. Gary Land Virgil Finlay: A Collector's Dream by Robert Garcia The Life and Art of Tom...

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Illustration Magazine #48
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustration Magazine, St. Louis, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Two classic illustrators Rolf Armstrong and Gustave Doré! In this issue: The Father of the Calendar Pin-up, Rolf Armstrong . This is one you...

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Illustration Magazine #49
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Two classic illustrators Stevan Dohanos and John Newton Howitt! In this issue: The Mastery & the Mystery of John Newton Howitt by David Saunders...

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Illustration Magazine #52
  $15.00
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Fine, St. Louis, Illustration Magazine, 2016, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue: The Art of John La Gatta by Dan Zimmer The Clear Line of Harry Beckhoff by Dan Zimmer Artists for Victory by John Witek We...

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Illustration Magazine #53
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustration Magazine, 2016, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue: The Enduring Artistry of Mel Odom by Bradford R. Hamann Eric Pape: Master of the Pageant by Dr. Gregory L. Conn Little...

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Illustration Magazine #54
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustration Magazine, 2016, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue: Norman Rockwell and Friends: The Mort Künstler Collection of American Illustrators by Michael W. Schantz, PhD Frank R. Paul...

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Illustration Magazine #57
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustration Magazine, 2017, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

In this issue: We feature the brilliant work of Earl Mayan, profusely illustrated with original paintings and rare tear sheets from vintage magazines....

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Illustration Magazine #59
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2018, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher This issue of Illustration features the sexy pin-up and science fiction art of the brilliant H.W. McCauley , best known for his...

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Illustration Magazine #60
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2018, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: In this Issue: We feature the work of Frederic Varady, best known for his wonderful slick magazine illustrations of the 1940s and...

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Illustration Magazine #61
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2018, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: In this Issue: We feature the work of EARL MORAN, known for his luscious pin-up illustrations, and notable for his work with the...

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Illustration Magazine #62
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2018, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 160 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

23 original paintings, 43 paperback covers and 6 movie posters by illustrator Ron Lesser. 88 World War I posters and illustrations. From the publisher:...

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Illustration Magazine #63
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2019, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Another great issue that give us the most extensive coverage to date on two illustrators whose work we've seen before but never as many examples as we see...

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Illustration Magazine #64
  $15.00
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Very Fine, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2019, 1st, 7447056540, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: In this Issue: We feature the work of JOE DE MERS, best known for his slick magazine illustrations and covers for Collier's, the...

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Illustration Magazine #65
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, wraps, English

In this issue: We feature the work of COLES PHILLIPS, best known for his slick magazine illustrations and "fadeaway girl" covers for LIFE magazine,...

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Illustration Magazine #66
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, wraps, English

This issue features paintings for pulp, magazine and paperback covers, Detective, Showgirls, The Avenger, Nick Carter; Warren Baumgartner watercolor...

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Illustration Magazine #67
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2020, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, wraps, English

In this issue: We feature the work of VINCENT DI FATE, best known for his incredible science fiction illustrations (34 pages). In our second feature we...

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Illustration Magazine #68
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2020, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, color wraps, English

This Special Issue features the work of AUSTIN BRIGGS, the masterful draftsman best known for his long career illustrating fiction and advertising in many...

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Illustration Magazine #69
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2020, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, color wraps, English

From the publisher: This issue features the work of NEYSA MCMEIN, the brilliant pastel artist known for her many covers for McCall's and other...

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Illustration Magazine #71
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, color wraps, English

This issue covers two artists: -W.W. Denslow (36 pages with 52 color and 8 black & white illustrations). -Ken Riley (38 pages with 39 color and 5...

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Illustration Magazine #72
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This issue covers three artists: - Frank Fruzyna (33 pages with 5 color and 33 black & white illustrations). - C. C. Beall (20 pages with 37 color...

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Illustration Magazine #73
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: In this Issue: We feature PETER DRIBEN, one of the most prolific pin-up artists of the "girlie" pulps. Next up we feature ZOE MOZERT,...

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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Decatur, IL, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

In this Special Issue: We celebrate the 20th year of Illustration Magazine with a full issue devoted to the work of Peter Helck, one of the most prolific...


Illustration Magazine #75
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Decatur, IL, 2022, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This Issue features the work of celebrated children's book illustrator JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH, with an extensive biography and showcase of her work. (36 pages...

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Illustration Magazine #76
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Decatur, IL, 2022, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

In this Issue... we feature the work of pulp illustrator EARLE BERGEY, with an extensive biography and showcase of his work. Our next feature concerns the...

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Illustration West 34
  $35.00
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Very Fine, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, Softcover, wraps, English

A catalog of the 34th consecutive annual exhibition by The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles held in the Japanese American Cultural & Community...

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Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, London, Book Palace, 2018, 1st, 9781907081477, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The second Illustrators Special Edition Illustrators Limited edition War Special issue covering the history and artists of the Dami (Italian) Agency...

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Very Fine, The Book Palace, London, 2012, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print . The British rival to Dan Zimmer's Illustration Magazine. From the publisher: Features in issue 1 include: Denis McCloughlin - Dames,...

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Very Fine, Book Palace, London, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Artists featured in issue 11 include: James McConnell; Donato Giancola; Tomer Hanuka; Mike Terry; Freya Hartas; Jonathan...

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Very Fine, Book Palace, London, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Artists featured in issue 12 include: Android Jones – the redemptive worlds of this extraordinary artist Howard Chaykin – the...

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Very Fine, London, Book Palace, 2016, 1st, 9781907081330, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Artists featured in issue 13 include: Mitch O'Connell - the "world's best artist" bares his soul Septimus Scott - the swashbuckling septugenarian...

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