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.

 
Gary Baseman, Baseman, Gary, Inscribed and dated 2007 by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Taipei, 2005, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

With a wonderful full-page, 8x10 drawing in Sharpie signed by the artist and dated 2007. A special edition of the Taiwanese design & lifestyle...

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Bernie Fuchs, Fuchs, Bernie, Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print "special issue" is devoted entirely to Bernie Fuchs.

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Alberto Becattini, Bob Lubbers, Becattini, Alberto, Lubbers, Bob, Fine (unread, tight, and clean), Glamour International Associated, Firenze, 2001, 1st, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, Italian


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Graphic Gallery 8
  $60.00
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Ferdinand Horvath, Horvath, Ferdinand, Very Good+ (mild wrinkle throughout the book, mild discoloration to the covers, mild wear, flat, tight, clean), Russ Cochran, West Plains, MO, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A catalog of original artwork by Disney production designer Ferdinand Horvath (The Band Concert, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs). Concept art, storyboards,...

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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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John Berkey, Berkey, John, Very Fine, St. Louis, 2012, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This John Berkey issue sold out within a month of coming out! Two big articles "The Many Worlds of John Berkey" (40 pages, written by Berkey authority Jim...

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Infinity #4
  $50.00
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Fine (slightest wear, very clean and flat), Gary Berman / Adam Malin, Flushing / Freeport, NY, 1972, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 84 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Gary Berman and Adam Malin's comic art fanzine consistantly published some of the top artists in comics. This issue features art by Richard Corben (color...

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Andrew Loomis, Loomis, Andrew, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print 112-page issue features a long article on illustrator Andrew Loomis. Profusely illustrated with many rarely seen paintings and previously...

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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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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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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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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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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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Reynold Brown, Frank Schoonover, Brown, Frank Schoonover, Reynold, Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has four articles: Reynold Brown, Frank Schoonover (with a list of books and magazines illustrated by Schoonover),...

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Ernest Chiriacka, William George, Chiriacka, William George, Ernest, Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three articles: pulp, pinup and Western artist Ernest "Darcy" Chiriacka; paperback cover artist William George; and The Artists...

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Enoch Bolles, Gerald Gregg, Isaac Paul Rader, Bolles, Gerald Gregg, Isaac Paul Rader, Enoch, Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2004, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue examines the pinup and illustration art of Enoch Bolles; Gerald Gregg, best known for his Dell Mapback covers; and exploitation...

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Graphic Gallery 11
  $40.00
In stock
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 6
  $40.00
In stock
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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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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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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Andrew Loomis, Loomis, Andrew, 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

This out-of-print 112-page issue features a long article on illustrator Andrew Loomis. Profusely illustrated with many rarely seen paintings and previously...

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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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Illustration West 34
  $35.00
In stock
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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Graphic Gallery 9
  $35.00
In stock
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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Lithopinion 15
  $35.00
In stock
Al Parker, NF (mild wear), Parker, Al, Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1969, 1st, wraps

The graphic arts and public affairs journal of Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Each issue is a showcase of fine printing and cutting...

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Lithopinion 15
  $35.00
In stock
Al Parker, NF (mild wear), Parker, Al, Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1969, 1st, wraps, English

The graphic arts and public affairs journal of Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Each issue is a showcase of fine printing and cutting...

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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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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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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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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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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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Ernest Chiriacka, William George, Chiriacka, William George, Ernest, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, Kirkwood, MO, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three articles: pulp, pinup and Western artist Ernest "Darcy" Chiriacka; paperback cover artist William George; and The Artists...

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W. T. Benda, Alex Schomburg, Lee Brown Coye, Benda, Alex Schomburg, Lee Brown Coye, W. T., Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

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

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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 R. Neill, Harvey Dunn, Neill, Harvey Dunn, John R., Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

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

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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 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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Lithopinion 28
  $30.00
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Al Parker, NF (mild wear), Parker, Al, Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1972, 1st, wraps, English

The graphic arts and public affairs journal of Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Each issue is a showcase of fine printing and cutting edge...

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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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