Robert Crumb. Sketchbooks 1964-1982Edition of 1,000Hardcover in slipcase with signed print “Gurls! Sex!” in portfolio, 20.5 x 27 cm (8.1 x 10.6 in.), 1,344 pages1000Edition: English Availability: In Stock
Art Edition (No. 1–1,000), with the print Gurls! Sex! signed by Robert Crumb
Robert Crumb. Sketchbooks 1964-19821000
The early years – from [i]The Yum Yum Book[/i] to [i]Snatch, Zap,[/i] and [i]Despair[/i] and [i]Weirdo[/i]
With Robert Crumb’s original art setting records at auction (the cover art for Mr. Natural #1 sold for $ 101,575 at Dallas-based Heritage Auction Galleries in 2007), this limited edition with signed print is sure to increase in value and be sought both as an investment by collectors and as a stunning addition to any Crumb fan’s library.
- The slipcased set is made with loving attention to detail in a size and format selected by the artist.
- Each book in the boxed set contains 224 pages, for a total of 1,344 pages of prime Crumb.
- The set includes a hand-written introduction by Robert Crumb.
- Each set of this 1,000-copy limited edition also includes a signed color art print of the Crumb original
Robert Crumb first found fame with Zap comics in 1968. Subsequent comics include Snatch, Big Ass, Despair, Weirdo and Hup. He starred in the Oscar nominated 1994 film Crumb, and has produced many books, including TASCHEN’s Sex Obsessions.
Dian Hanson produced a variety of men’s magazines from 1976 to 2001, including Juggs, Outlaw Biker, and Leg Show, before becoming TASCHEN’s Sexy Book Editor. Her titles include the “body part” series, The Art of Pin-up, Masterpieces of Fantasy Art, and Ren Hang.
Robert Crumb. Sketchbooks 1964-1982Edition of 1,000Hardcover in slipcase with signed print “Gurls! Sex!” in portfolio, 20.5 x 27 cm (8.1 x 10.6 in.), 1,344 pages
ISBN 978-3-8365-2443-8Edition: English