Owners of original MAD magazine cover artworks

MADtrash has started the first known, comprehensive list of cover artwork owners for U.S., German and other MAD issues. If you have original (one-of-a-kind) art for any of these covers, please contact Bernd Engel. The honor system will be strictly enforced.

 

US Magazine Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #1 US MAD Magazine #1 front cover artwork(presented by the Kuhnster) Steven Spielberg
Artist: Harvey Kurtzman
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #4 US MAD Magazine #4 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Harvey Kurtzman
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #116 US MAD Magazine #116 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Bob Clarke
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #117 US MAD Magazine #117 front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Norman Mingo
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #137 US MAD Magazine #137 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Jack Rickard
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #150 US MAD Magazine #150 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: John Putnam
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #187 US MAD Magazine #187 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Jack Rickard
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #190 US MAD Magazine #190 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Jack Rickard
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #202 US MAD Magazine #202 front cover artwork Dr.Gary Kritzberg
Artist: Jack Rickard
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #223 US MAD Magazine #223 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Sam Viviano
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #269 US MAD Magazine #269 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #273 US MAD Magazine #273 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #283 US MAD Magazine #283 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: James Warhola
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #295 US MAD Magazine #295 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: John Caldwell
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #305 US MAD Magazine #305 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #312 US MAD Magazine #312 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #318 US MAD Magazine #318 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #328 US MAD Magazine #328 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Mort Drucker
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #334 US MAD Magazine #334 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #339 US MAD Magazine #339 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Jack Davis
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #343 US MAD Magazine #343 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #346 US MAD Magazine #346 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Joe DeVito
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #365 US MAD Magazine #365 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Joe DeVito
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #367 US MAD Magazine #367 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Joe DeVito
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #383 (Version A) US MAD Magazine #383 front cover artwork Dov Kelemer
Artist: Roberto Parada
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #383 (Version B) US MAD Magazine #383 front cover artwork Dov Kelemer
Artist: Roberto Parada
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #385 US MAD Magazine #385 front cover artwork Dov Kelemer
Artist: Mark Stutzman
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #391 US MAD Magazine #391 front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #395 US MAD Magazine #395 (Bush Cover) front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: James Bennett
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #395 US MAD Magazine #395 (Gore Cover) front cover artwork Robert Wheelbarrow
Artist: James Bennett
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #398 US MAD Magazine #398 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: James Bennett
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #401 US MAD Magazine #401 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: James Bennett
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #419 (Version A) US MAD Magazine #419 front cover artwork Dov Kelemer
Artist: Roberto Parada
Original Artwork used for US MAD Magazine #419 (Version B) US MAD Magazine #419 front cover artwork Dov Kelemer
Artist: Mark Stutzman

 

German Magazine Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #59, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #59 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Horst Baerenz
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #70, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #70 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Horst Baerenz
Original Backcover Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #74, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #76 front back cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Rolf Trautmann
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #107, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #107 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Rolf Trautmann
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #131, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #131 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Rolf Trautmann
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #136, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #136 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Apichai Bhakdibutr
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #139, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #139 front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Rolf Trautmann
Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine 235, 1st Edition German MAD Magazine #235 front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Rolf Trautmann
German MAD Magazine 283 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #283 front cover artwork ???
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
German MAD Magazine 284 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #284 front cover artwork ???
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
German MAD Magazine 285 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #285 front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
German MAD Magazine 286 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #286 front cover artwork ???
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
German MAD Magazine 287 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #287 front cover artwork ???
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
German MAD Magazine 289 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #289 front cover artwork ???
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
 German MAD Magazine 290 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #290 front cover artwork ???
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
 German MAD Magazine 291 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #291 front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
 German MAD Magazine 294 Cover Artwork German MAD Magazine #294 front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Gregor Mecklenburg
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #4, 2nd Edition German MAD Magazine #4 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Matthias Kringe
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #6, 2nd Edition German MAD Magazine #6 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Matthias Kringe
Original Artwork used for German MAD Magazine #8, 2nd Edition German MAD Magazine #8 front cover artwork Seth Nagdeman
Artist: Matthias Kringe

 

British Magazine Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Cover artwork for British MAD #219 by Harry North British MAD Magazine #219 front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Harry North
Original Artwork used for British MAD Magazine #239 British MAD Magazine #239 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Harry North
Original Artwork used for British MAD Magazine #252 British MAD Magazine #252 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Harry North
Original Artwork used for British MAD Magazine #274 British MAD Magazine #274 front cover artwork Guillaume Lacotte
Artist: Harry North

Brazilian Magazine Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for Brazlian MAD Magazine #19 Brazilian MAD Magazine #19 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Carlos Chagas
Original Artwork used for Brazlian MAD Magazine #77 Brazilian MAD Magazine #77 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Rogério Wusch dos Santos
Original Artwork used for Brazlian MAD Magazine #99 Brazilian MAD Magazine #99 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Rogério Wusch dos Santos
Original Artwork used for Brazlian MAD Magazine #119 Brazilian MAD Magazine #119 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Rogério Wusch dos Santos
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Artist: Rogerio WS

Miscellaneous Foreign MAD Edition Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for Icelandic MAD Magazine #1 Icelandic MAD Magazine #1 front cover artwork Tim Johnson
Artist: ?
Original Artwork used for Swedish MAD Magazine 1964 #6 Swedish MAD Magazine 1964 #6 front cover artwork Tim Johnson
Artist: Bowen
Original Artwork used for Swedish MAD Magazine 1967 #1 Swedish MAD Magazine 1967 #1 front cover artwork Tim Johnson
Artist: Bowen
Original Artwork used for Quebec MAD Magazine #3 Quebec MAD Magazine #3 front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Daniel Shelton
Original Artwork used for Quebec MAD Magazine #8 Quebec MAD Magazine #8 front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Daniel Shelton

 

US Special Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for US 'More Trash from MAD' #3 US ‘More Trash from MAD’ #3 front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Norman Mingo
Original Artwork used for US MAD Super Special #47 US MAD Super Special #47 front cover artwork Dr.Gary Kritzberg
Artist: Bob Clarke
Original Artwork used for US MAD Super Special #65 US MAD Super Special #65 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Richard Williams
Original Artwork used for US MAD Super Special #95 US MAD Super Special #95 front cover artwork Bernd Engel
Artist: Dave Berg
Original Artwork used for US MAD Super Special #104 US MAD Super Special #104 front cover artwork Mike Gidwitz
Artist: Richard Williams

 

US Paperback Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for US paperback 'A MAD look at Television' US MAD Paperback ‘A MAD Look at Television’ front cover artwork Dr.Gary Kritzberg
Artist: Angelo Torres
Original Artwork used for US paperback 'A MAD Treasure Chest' US MAD Paperback ‘A MAD Treasure Chest’ front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Norman Mingo
Original Artwork used for US paperback 'The MAD tell it like it is book' US MAD Paperback ‘The MAD Tell it like it is book’ front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Bob Jones
Original Artwork used for US paperback 'The MAD guide to leisure time' US MAD Paperback ‘A MAD Guide to Leisure Time’ front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: George Woodbridge
Original Artwork used for US paperback 'Mad's Creature Presentation' US MAD Paperback ‘Mad’s Creature Presentation’ front cover artwork Jason Levine
Artist: Don Edwing
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Paperback Original Cover "In MAD we trust"

US MAD Paperback ‘In MAD We Trust’ front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Sergio Aragonés
Incurably MAD Original Cover

 

US MAD Paperback ‘Incurably MAD’ front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Sergio Aragonés

 

German Paperback Covers

Artwork Title Owner
Original Artwork used for German paperback 'Das MAD Buch der Technik #21' German MAD Paperback ‘Das MAD Buch der Technik’ front cover artwork Michael Elias
Artist: Ivica Astalos

 

 

Thanks to Jerry Moore, Mike Gidwitz, Dov Kelemer, Michael Elias, Jason Levine, Tim Johnson, Robert Wheelbarrow and Dr.Gary Kritzberg!