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Carmine Infantino

Carmine Infantino

Nationality: American

Biography:
(American, b. 1925) attended both the School of Industrial Arts and the Art Students League in New York City, and broke into comic books as the illustrator of Timely's Jack Frost feature in 1942. In 1946, he began working at DC, illustrating the Golden Age Flash, Green Lantern, the Black Canary, and Johnny Thunder. In the fifties Infantino's drawing style evolved into a streamlined, design-oriented style, said to have been influenced by artists Edd Cartier and Lou Fine. Perhaps Infantino's most celebrated work is his Silver Age version of the Flash, which he drew for eleven years, from 1956 -1967. During this peak period, he also drew the fan-favorite features Adam Strange, Batman, and the origin episode of Deadman. From the late sixties to the late seventies, Infantino served as the Editorial Director and then publisher of DC. He oversaw innovative new titles like Bat Lash, Captain Marvel, Hawk and Dove, Creeper, The Shadow, Green Lantern/Green Arrow, Jack Kirby's Fourth World titles, and Joe Kubert's Tarzan comic books. Under his reign many artists became editors at DC for the first time. When Infantino was replaced as an executive at DC, he returned to the art board and drew features for Warren Publishing, Marvel, and DC

 

Carmine Infantino Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson The Flash #137 Earth-1/Earth-2 Crossover Cover Original Art (DC, 1963)
Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson The Flash #137 Earth-1/Earth-2 Crossover Cover Original Art (DC, 1963)....
Lot 93245
Auction 7066
Saturday, November 17, 2012
$167,300
Carmine Infantino and Joe Giella The Flash #117 Cover Original Art (DC, 1960)
Carmine Infantino and Joe Giella The Flash #117 Cover Original Art (DC, 1960)....
Lot 92156
Auction 7079
Saturday, August 3, 2013
$71,700.00
Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson - Batman #196 Cover Original Art (DC, 1967). Holy headache, Robin -- from the hear...
Carmine Infantino and Murphy Anderson - Batman #196 Cover Original Art (DC, 1967). Holy headache, Robin -- from the hear...
Lot 51584
Auction 752
Saturday, September 9, 2006
$59,750.00
Carmine Infantino and Bob Wiacek Star Wars #27 Story Page 14 Original Art (Marvel, 1979)
Carmine Infantino and Bob Wiacek Star Wars #27 Story Page 14 Original Art (Marvel, 1979)....
Lot 13097
Auction 121824
Sunday, June 17, 2018
$2,814.00
Carmine Infantino Superboy Story Page 10 Original Art (DC, c. 1983-88)
Carmine Infantino Superboy Story Page 10 Original Art (DC, c. 1983-88)....
Lot 13098
Auction 121824
Sunday, June 17, 2018
$132.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Carmine Infantino and Joe Giella All Star Western #59 Story Page 6 Original Art (DC Comics, 1951)
Carmine Infantino and Joe Giella All Star Western #59 Story Page 6 Original Art (DC Comics, 1951)....
Lot 14098
Auction 121825
Sunday, June 24, 2018
$0.00
Carmine Infantino and Steve Mitchell Brave and the Bold #172 Story Page 9 Original Art (Marvel, 1981)
Carmine Infantino and Steve Mitchell Brave and the Bold #172 Story Page 9 Original Art (Marvel, 1981)....
Lot 14099
Auction 121825
Sunday, June 24, 2018
$5.00
Carmine Infantino and Frank McLaughlin Flash #349 Story Page 15 Original Art (Marvel, 1985)
Carmine Infantino and Frank McLaughlin Flash #349 Story Page 15 Original Art (Marvel, 1985)....
Lot 14100
Auction 121825
Sunday, June 24, 2018
$3.00
Carmine Infantino Batman: The Animated Series - High Wire Batman Action Figure Package Illustration Original Art (
Carmine Infantino Batman: The Animated Series - High Wire Batman Action Figure Package Illustration Original Art (...
Lot 14101
Auction 121825
Sunday, June 24, 2018
$1.00

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