Contemporary Illustrated Pin-Up HC (2012 Schiffer) comic books 1938 or later
1st printing. From the girl next door to sexy switch-blade sisters, the pin-up girls depicted in this collection of works by 15 of today's best artists boldly display the full spectrum of the genre. Through masterful use of color and media, both traditional and digital, these artists from around the world capture the female form in ways that remain true to their forefathers (Gil Elvgren, Alberto Vargas, etc.) but also to their own contemporary styles. Themes in the works included here are vast and cover everything from action, horror, and 70s cinema to mythology, comic books, science fiction, and fantasy. Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 128 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.