A continuation of the development of the off-spring of the Paris patterns and a few examples of how the French regional figures have inspired modern designers.
Hand-made playing cards by French prisoners of war in Porchester Castle, Hampshire, c.1796.
“Atouts de la Vie” wartime card game created by Madame Lucien Willemetz, c.1940.
Some more interesting playing cards for sale.
My wife and I have recently started to offer a holiday cottage for rent.