Nick Cardy

Nick Cardy

Also known as Nicholas Viscardi; Nick Cardy; Nick Cardi

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

ItemRealized
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 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
Nick Cardy - Aquaman #37 Cover Original Art (DC, 1968). "When the Sea dies..." This cover concept set the stag...
Nick Cardy - Aquaman #37 Cover Original Art (DC, 1968). "When the Sea dies..." This cover concept set the stage for a melodr...
Lot 51566
Auction 752
Saturday, September 9, 2006
$19,120.00
Nick Cardy Aquaman #37 Cover Original Art (DC, 1968)
Nick Cardy Aquaman #37 Cover Original Art (DC, 1968)....
Lot 92052
Auction 7007
Friday, May 22, 2009
$14,937.50
Nick Cardy - Original Cover Art for Legion of Superheroes #1 (DC, 1973). Phantom Girl and Cosmic Boy run for cover as Su...
Nick Cardy - Original Cover Art for Legion of Superheroes #1 (DC, 1973). Phantom Girl and Cosmic Boy run for cover as Superb...
Lot 9213
Auction 807
Thursday, July 17, 2003
$8,912.50

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ItemCurrent Bid
Nick Cardy Brave and the Bold #104 Cover Batman and Deadman Original Art (DC, 1972)
Nick Cardy Brave and the Bold #104 Cover Batman and Deadman Original Art (DC, 1972)....
Lot 92071
Auction 7166
Friday, August 11, 2017
$2,800.00
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