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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
Nick Cardy Ghosts #23 Color Approval Proof (DC Comics, 1974)
Nick Cardy Ghosts #23 Color Approval Proof (DC Comics, 1974)....
Lot 11815
Auction 121813
Sunday, April 1, 2018
$67.00
Nick Cardy Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #163 Cover Original Art (DC, 1974)
Nick Cardy Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #163 Cover Original Art (DC, 1974)....
Lot 92063
Auction 7177
Saturday, February 24, 2018
$4,302.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Tatjana Wood Ghosts #29 Cover Color Guide and Press Proof Group of 2 (DC, 1974).... (Total: 2 Items)
Tatjana Wood Ghosts #29 Cover Color Guide and Press Proof Group of 2 (DC, 1974).... (Total: 2 Items)
Lot 14666
Auction 121816
Sunday, April 22, 2018
$26.00
DC Action Comics #428 Cover Production Color Guide and Production Proof Superman (DC, 1973).... (2)
DC Action Comics #428 Cover Production Color Guide and Production Proof Superman (DC, 1973).... (2)

Auction 121817
Sunday, April 29, 2018
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