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Nick Cardy

Nick Cardy

Nationality: American

Biography:
Nick Cardy (born Nicholas Viscardi, October 20, 1920), a.k.a. Nick Cardi, is an American comic book artist best known for his DC Comics work on Aquaman (he designed Mera and Ocean Master), the Teen Titans and other major characters, and for his highly attractive rendering of female characters referred to by fans as "Cardy Babes".

Cardy drew many covers for books including Superman, Action Comics, The Brave and the Bold, Batman, Flash, Ghosts, Witching Hour, Secret Origins, Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen, World's Finest and 100 Page Giant comics. During the late 1960's, Nick helped Al Plastino on the Batman syndicated strip.

He was inducted into the Comic Book Hall of Fame in 2005

 

Nick Cardy Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Nick Cardy Teen Titans #20 Cover "Titans Fit The Battle of Jericho" Original Art (DC, 1969)
Nick Cardy Teen Titans #20 Cover "Titans Fit The Battle of Jericho" Original Art (DC, 1969)....
Lot 92058
Auction 7152
Saturday, November 21, 2015
$23,900.00
Nick Cardy Batman #260 Cover Joker, Riddler, and Robin Original Art (DC, 1975)
Nick Cardy Batman #260 Cover Joker, Riddler, and Robin Original Art (DC, 1975)....
Lot 93047
Auction 7169
Saturday, November 18, 2017
$21,510.00
Nick Cardy Teen Titans #28 Aqualad vs. Robin Cover Original Art (DC, 1970)
Nick Cardy Teen Titans #28 Aqualad vs. Robin Cover Original Art (DC, 1970)....
Lot 92092
Auction 7039
Thursday, November 17, 2011
$21,510.00
DC Forbidden Tales of Dark Mansion #15 Cover Proof (DC, 1974)
DC Forbidden Tales of Dark Mansion #15 Cover Proof (DC, 1974)....
Lot 12721
Auction 121823
Sunday, June 10, 2018
$22.00
DC Bat Lash #3 Cover Proof (DC, 1969)
DC Bat Lash #3 Cover Proof (DC, 1969)....
Lot 13707
Auction 121820
Sunday, May 20, 2018
$94.00

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