Lambiek News

Peter Pontiac passed away at the age of 63

Peter Pontiac passed away at the age of 63

On januari 20th, the Dutch underground comic legend Peter Pontiac died at the age of 63. Peter was a dear friend and house-artist of comicshop Lambiek. Read more


Lambiek is Europe's first comic shop and probably the oldest existing comic shop worldwide. It has been a hallmark in the world of comics since the opening in 1968.

Our site presents the Comiclopedia, an online encyclopedia of thousands of comic artists from all over the world. You can also browse through our webshop for old and new comics, prints and original artwork. We ship worldwide.

Come and visit our shop when you are in Amsterdam!

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  • Mijn Vriend Dahmer

    Mijn Vriend Dahmer vertelt het verhaal van de schrijver’s jeugdvriendschap met de (later) seriemoordernaar Jeffrey Dahmer gedurende hun tijd op Eastview Junior High en Revere High School. Zonder zijn...
  • Barbarella

    Deluxe Oversized edition

    Jean-Claude Forest's timeless erotic sci-fi classic - from which the cult-favorite movie of the same name stems from - is now available as a deluxe limited and numbered Coffee Table edition. Featuring a brand...
  • Little Nemo in Slumberland

    The Complete Little Nemo

    Meet Little Nemo, a diminutive hero of comic narrative, but one of the greatest dream voyagers of the 20th century. The master creation of Winsor McCay (1869–1934), restless sleeper Nemo inspired...
  • The Don Rosa Library

    Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck - The Son of the Sun

    We're proud to present our first complete, chronological book of Duck adventures by contemporary fan favorite Don Rosa. Famed for his prize-winning "Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck," Rosa wrote and...
  • Jungle Book

    Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book (#26 on The Comics Journal's Top 100 Comics) is a "lost" classic. Crumb, Spiegelman, and Gilliam, among others, were inspired and influenced by Kurtzman's masterpiece....
  • The Blighted Eye

    Glenn Bray began collecting original comic art in 1965 and eventually amassed the most eclectic collection of comic art in private hands. The Blighted Eye features work by an A to Z of cartooning masters from...
  • The Sculptor

    David Smith is giving his life for his art - literally. Thanks to a deal with Death, the young sculptor gets his childhood wish: to sculpt anything he can imagine with his bare hands. But now that he only has...
  • Walking Dead

    A New Beginning

    In the aftermath of ALL OUT WAR we discover...A NEW BEGINNING.
  • Sin City

    Big Damn Sin City

    The biggest, baddest Sin City ever is here, just in time for fall's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For! This imposing volume, suitable for home defense, contains all seven of Frank Miller's landmark Sin City yarns!...
  • The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library

    Uncle Scrooge - The Seven Cities of Gold (Donald Duck)

    This is the Scrooge story famous for providing Steven Spielberg and George Lucas with inspiration for parts of Raiders of the Lost Ark. Carl Barks delivers another superb collection of clever plot twists,...
  • The Borgias

    When Pope Innocent VIII dies, the corrupt, licentious Cardinal Rodrigo Borgia schemes, murders, and seduces his way into becoming the new pope, immediately securing positions for his family and thereby...
  • Gasoline Alley

    Complete Sundays volume 2: 1923-1925

    Presenting the second in a series that will collect, in chronological order, all the Sunday pages of the celebrated newspaper strip! Discover the abundant wonder and dazzling beauty in the world-as seen...

Kees Kousemaker’s Comiclopedia

The Comiclopedia is an illustrated compendium of over 12,000 comic artists from around the world.

Some (random) artists from the Comiclopedia:

Julio Berríos

Julio Berríos

Fidèle Castrée

Fidèle Castrée

Florent Couao-Zotti

Florent Couao-Zotti

  • Check out the books

    Check out the books

    Go directly to the books. Search on publish date, artist or series.

  • The Godfather of Underground

    The Godfather of Underground

    For nearly four decades, Robert Crumb has shocked, entertained, titillated, and challenged the imaginations (and the inhibitions) of comics fans the world over. Alternative comics as we know them today might never have come about without his influence.

  • Original work

    Original work

    Our original art section is growing

  • Antiquarian books

    Antiquarian books

    Loads of books from the beginning of last century till the 80's.
    Search on date, publisher or artist

  • Kees Kousemaker's Comiclopedia

    Kees Kousemaker's Comiclopedia

    Our illustrated compendium of over 11,000 comic artists from around the world. Search for your favorite artists, books, strips and characters

New Dutch artists from WWII period in Comiclopedia

New Dutch artists from WWII period in Comiclopedia

This past week, a couple of interesting artists have been added to the... Read more

Brasilian impression about Lambiek

Brasilian impression about Lambiek

In May Paulo Enrique from Tujaviu filmed in Lambiek Read more

Strip and music performance : Kafka Band plays on 7 February in EYE Amsterdam

Strip and music performance : Kafka Band plays on 7 February in EYE Amsterdam

Kafka goes pop . The Kafka Band initiated by the Czech artist Jaroslav Rudis and... Read more

Lambiek's Businesscard sold on ebay for fifty bucks!

Lambiek's Businesscard sold on ebay for fifty bucks!

For the third time - for as far as we know - our Lambiek business card is sold on... Read more