Giovan Battista Carpi

Giovan Battista Carpi (November 16, 1927 – March 3, 1999) was an Italian comics artist. He was born and died in Genoa. Carpi worked mainly for Disney comics, mostly on books featuring Donald Duck and Scrooge McDuck, although he occasionally drew Mickey Mouse as well. He created Paperinik with Guido Martina. He also created other well-known comic characters for Edizioni Bianconi, as Geppo, Nonna Abelarda and Soldino.