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.

 
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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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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Step-By-Step Graphics V6, #5
  $5.00
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VG+, 1990, 1st, wraps

Methods of the Masters: Lester Beall. Yasuhiro Sawada. Charles Santore.

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Step-By-Step Graphics V14, #2
  $5.00
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VG+, 1998, 1st, wraps

"Design Process Annual 1998." Illustration, Self-promotion, Identity, Video, Invitations, etc. Unlike other annuals, every piece has the artist/designer's...

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Step-By-Step Graphics V14, #4
  $12.00
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VG+, 1998, 1st, wraps

Methods of the Masters: McClelland Barclay. Barbara Harmon. Stephen Nash.

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Robert Heindel, NF, Heindel, Robert, 1985, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Robert Heindel's ballet paintings (13 illustrations), Apple Computer advertising design (30 pages), Annals of Design, Part 3: Boom...

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Robert Heindel, NF, Heindel, Robert, 1985, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: illustrator Robert Heindel's ballet paintings (13 illustrations), Apple Computer advertising design (30 pages), Annals of Design, Part 3: Boom...

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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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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, 1988, 1st, Softcover, wraps

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

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

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

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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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VF, 1987, 1st, Softcover, wraps

212 works by 156 artists.

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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, 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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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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Images #10
  $25.00
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Limited to 2000 copies, VF, Jim Vadeboncoeur, 2008, 1st, wraps

This is a special oblong landscape format issue of Jim Vadebonceour's magazine devoted to turn-of-the-century illustration. Excellent color reproduction on...

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Very Fine, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

This issue features articles on illustrators Al Anderson, Alberto Vargas, and Jack Potter, Part Two of the Cooper Studio story, and the Uneeda Biscuit Boy.

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Step-By-Step Graphics V7, #1
  $10.00
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VG+, 1st, wraps

Peter Kuper's sketches Africa and Southeast Asia, Ken Marschall paints the Bismarck, Stephen Peringer airbrushes a series of Jim Thompson paperbacks.

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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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Step-By-Step Graphics V6, #5
  $10.00
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NF, 1990, 1st, wraps

Stimulating New Thinking with Type. The Magic of Metallic Inks (with fold-out-poster). Restoring a Legacy Through Identity. 3-D Realism Meets the Surreal....

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Communication Arts Alan.35, #2
  $10.00
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Michael Paraskevas, Fine, Paraskevas, Michael, 1993, 1st, wraps, English

Portfolio: Michael Paraskevas profile (24 illustrations).

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Communication Arts V18 #6
  $25.00
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David Lance Goines, NF, Goines, David Lance, 1977, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: David Lance Goines (24 illustrations), illustrator Geoffrey Moss (22 illustrations), Bruce Wolfe (27 illustrations).

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Marvin Mattelson, NF, Mattelson, Marvin, 1985, 1st, wraps

Portfolios: Illustrator Marvin Mattelson (27 illustrations), Woodcut illustrator Carlos Llerena Aguirre (17 illustrations), The making of the "A...

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James Marsh, NF, Marsh, James, 1991, 1st, wraps

Portfolio: illustrator James Marsh (16 color illustrations). Photographer Rick Rusing.

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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 #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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Images #11
  $25.00
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VF, Jim Vadeboncoeur, 2009, 1st, wraps

"The Goldberg Collection of Images." Guest Editor Susan Goldberg shares some of her illustration collection. Artists include: Lawson Wood, Heinrich Lefler...

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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 #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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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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Seymour Chwast, NF, Chwast, Seymour, 1986, 1st, wraps

Article on illustrator Seymour Chwast's Left Handed Designer.

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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 Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, May/June 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 141 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Gilbert Bundy - A Careful Spontaneity. Cover and article on J. Peterman. Colors That Vibrate by Alan Singer. Type: Schneider Old...

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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, July/August 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 141 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Herbert Paus. David Kirk - former toy maker. Hotwiring Design For Online. Type by Weiss Antiqua.

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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, May/June 1998, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 134 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Felix O. C. Darley - Commercial Illustration. Cover and article on Patrick Arrasmith. Learning the Hard Way - designers at Camare's...

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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, September/October 1998, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 138 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Cover and article on Illustrator Paul Davis. Expanding into a Niche - Leslie Evans Design Associates (Timex packaging). Inciting Response - Gregory...

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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, July/August 1999, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 132 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Orson Lowell. Cover and article on Illustrator Simms Taback. The Long and Rewinding Road - Miriello Grafica. Talent Pool -...

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Very Good (well worn), Step-By-Step Graphics, July/August 2000, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 114 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Will Crawford - ink flowed freely. Cover collage by Micheal Bartalos. Color and Line Collide by Michael Bartalos. Typecasting - Paul...

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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, November/December 2000, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 114 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Illustrator Al Dorne. Cover design by Ride Studios. The Wright Way - Illustrator Ted Wright. Tooth and Sales - visual cues from the...

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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, January/February 2001, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 114 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Illustrator Joe DeMers. Cover illustration by Cynthia Von Buhler. Simple Design. Complex Issue by Creatives at Fenix Design. Type -...

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