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.

 
Print XXXIX: VI
  $5.00
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VG+, 1985, 1st, wraps

This issue contains a 24 page parody of the magazine within its own pages.

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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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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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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 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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Very Good+ (moderate reading wear), Step-By-Step Graphics, November/December 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Methods of the Masters: Prolific Illustrator - Walter M. Baumhofer. Cover and article on Bertrand Le Pautremat. Age Distinctions by Designer Pittard Sullivan.

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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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Juxtapoz #133: Vol. 19, No. 2
  $6.00
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Near Fine (corner bent otherwise new and unread), High Speed Productions, San Francisco, 2012, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The February issue of Juxtapoz features a cover story on Melbourne-based fine artist, Jeremy Geddes. Interviewed by fellow Australian...

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

Portfolios: William Cone (14), Armando Testa (30 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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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, 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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Illustration '05 #2
  $9.00
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C. F. Payne, Very Fine, Payne, C. F., 2005, 1st, wraps, English

Magazine and children’s book illustrator-caricaturist C. F. Payne is cover featured with a 29-page interview and 42 illustrations in color....

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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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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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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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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 (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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Print XLIX:III
  $10.00
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VG+, 1995, 1st, wraps

Article by Chip Kidd on some of his more challenging book jacket designs (17 illustrations). Portfolio: Lisa Desimini book jacket artist.

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NF, 1988, 1st, Softcover, wraps

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Louis Glanzman, Ed Emshwiller, Norman Rockwell, Glanzman, Ed Emshwiller, Norman Rockwell, Louis, 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: The work of paperback cover artist Louis S. Glanzman; West Coast art studio Patterson & Hall; the science fiction art of Ed Emshwiller;...

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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 #22
  $10.00
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Frederick Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Frederick, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The work of pulp artist Frederick Blakeslee; the magazine illustration of Morton Roberts; the rediscovery and salvation of The Merrill...

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Print XLI:III
  $12.00
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VG+, 1987, 1st, wraps

Gottfried Helnwein, Istvan Banyai, Raymond Loewy.

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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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Illustration Magazine #19
  $12.00
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Louis Glanzman, Ed Emshwiller, Norman Rockwell, Glanzman, Ed Emshwiller, Norman Rockwell, Louis, Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The work of paperback cover artist Louis S. Glanzman; West Coast art studio Patterson & Hall; the science fiction art of Ed Emshwiller;...

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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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Illustration Magazine #22
  $12.00
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Frederick Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Frederick, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The work of pulp artist Frederick Blakeslee; the magazine illustration of Morton Roberts; the rediscovery and salvation of The Merrill...

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McClelland Barclay, Rudy Nappi, Barclay, Rudy Nappi, McClelland, Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

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

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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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Illustration Magazine #49
  $12.00
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Stevan Dohanos, John Newton Howitt, Dohanos, John Newton Howitt, Stevan, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, color 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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Print XLVIII:VI
  $15.00
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NF, 1994, 1st, wraps

A Print Parody Issue: Hoping for the Millennium.

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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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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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Illustration Magazine #19
  $15.00
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Near Fine, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, wraps

This issue features articles on illustrators Louis Glanzman and Ed Emshwiller. Also, "the Evolution of the West Coast's leading art studio."

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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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Step-By-Step Graphics V7, #1
  $15.00
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NF (two staple holes in front cover, pages flat & clean), January/February 1991, 1st, wraps

Richard Hess Paints a City Portrait.Display Type: Beyond Formula. Light and Metal in a Film Poster.Airbrushing with a Touch of Mystery.Art Book Design Takes...

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