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November 2019

Vanity Fair • Thursday, November 21, 2019

Vanity Fair No.41 Playing Cards by the United States Playing Card Co, 1895. All the number cards have been imaginatively transformed.

Bicycle Knights • Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Bicycle Knights playing cards designed by Sam Hayles in 2018.

70: Woodblock and stencil : the spade courts • Tuesday, November 19, 2019

This is a presentation in a more straightforward fashion of the work done by Paul Bostock and me in our book of the same name.

Squared Faro #366 • Thursday, November 14, 2019

Squared Faro #366 by Russell & Morgan Co. first issued in 1887.

Period Pieces • Tuesday, November 12, 2019

National Trust Period Pieces Antiques Game produced in 1976 by Dinosaur Publications.

October 2019

Blog Post   Is Card Collecting an Investment? • Saturday, October 12, 2019

“Is Card Collecting an Investment?” - an article by Rod Starling.

Crown the Queen • Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Crown the Queen card game invented by Elaine Burton, c.1953.

September 2019

Aesop’s Fables • Thursday, September 26, 2019

Aesop’s Fables playing cards by I. Kirk, c.1759.

Bicycle Cybertech • Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Bicycle Cybertech playing cards inspired by cyberpunk genre, illustrated by Jamie Meza, 2019.

Friendly Felines • Wednesday, September 25, 2019

‘Friendly Felines’ playing cards designed by Azured Ox, 2017.

Gods of Egypt • Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Gods of Egypt playing cards dedicated to the culture of Ancient Egypt.

Bicycle 808 Bourbon • Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Bicycle 808 Bourbon themed deck by US Playing Card Company 2017.

Nursery Rhymes Misfitz • Monday, September 23, 2019

Nursery Rhymes Misfitz by C. W. Faulkner & Co,, c.1900.

Alice in Wonderland • Friday, September 20, 2019

Alice in Wonderland playing cards designed by Sasha Dounaevski, 2018.

National Geographic Nature • Tuesday, September 10, 2019

National Geographic Nature playing cards, 2006.

Fungi Mycological Playing Cards • Monday, September 9, 2019

Mystic Mushrooms Playing Cards, 2018.

Kaiserkarte • Sunday, September 1, 2019

“Kaiserkarte” first published by Schneider & Co in 1895-1897 for the Imperial Court.

August 2019

Tease Me • Sunday, August 25, 2019

‘Tease Me’ 1960s glamour pack.

Shop Item  Egyptian Tarot • Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Egyptian Tarot published by Naipes La Banca, Buenos Aires, c.1980

Egyptian Tarot • Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Egyptian Tarot published by Naipes La Banca, Buenos Aires, c.1980.

Naipes Criollos • Sunday, August 18, 2019

“Naipes Criollos” Gaucho playing cards, 1995.

Souvenir of Norway • Friday, August 16, 2019

Souvenir of Norway deck.

Naipes Cardón • Monday, August 12, 2019

Naipes Cardón designed by Mario Luis Rivero depicting traditional Argentine culture and identity, 2002.

El Oráculo de la Bruja • Monday, August 12, 2019

“El Oráculo de la Bruja” fortune-telling cards, 2003.

Klutz Card Deck • Sunday, August 4, 2019

Klutz Card Deck with comic courts.

July 2019

Shop Item  Naipes El León • Saturday, July 27, 2019

Naipes 'El León' made in Mexico by Clemente Jacques y Cia., c.1950

Shop Item  Chinese Domino Cards • Saturday, July 27, 2019

Chinese Domino cards containing vibrant drawings of traditional scenes on each card.

Shop Item  Duplex Dominoes • Saturday, July 27, 2019

Boxed set of Duplex Domino cards, c.1896

Woman’s Hour • Thursday, July 11, 2019

The Woman’s Hour playing cards published by David Westnedge, 1996.

TDC Inc. • Wednesday, July 10, 2019

“TDC Inc.: a 20th Century American Playing Card Maker” by Michael Cooper.

Bicycle Civil War Deck • Monday, July 8, 2019

The Civil War Deck designed by Jackson Robinson, 2017.

Bicycle Emotions • Sunday, July 7, 2019

Bicycle Emotions playing cards with custom emotions on the courts to help you bluff at cards, 2013.

Flintstones Happy Families • Saturday, July 6, 2019

Flintstones Happy Families by J. W. Spear and Sons, c.1960.

Alphabetti Spaghetti • Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Alphabetti Spaghetti Happy Families game for Crosse & Blackwell c.1978.

Age of Dragons • Monday, July 1, 2019

Age of Dragons by Anne Stokes, 2017.

June 2019

Anne Stokes Collection • Sunday, June 30, 2019

Anne Stokes Collection playing cards, 2010.

Military Pin Up • Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Military Pin Up created by Sviatoslay Pashchuk (Ukraine) 2019.

Hand Drawn Joker Pack • Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Pack of 52 hand-drawn Jokers.

Gundlach Skat No.100 • Monday, June 24, 2019

Skat No.100 by E. Gundlach, Bielefeld, 1949.

Piwiarnia Pub in Warsaw • Sunday, June 23, 2019

Advertising Deck for the Piwiarnia Pub in Warsaw.

Blog Post   Hesslers Rider Back Playing Cards • Saturday, June 22, 2019

Hesslers Rider Back Playing Cards with two different coloured backs, 2019.

Ravi Varma Press • Friday, June 21, 2019

Ravi Varma Press, Bombay, India, c.1910.

May 2019

The Deck of Cards • Sunday, May 26, 2019

The Deck of Cards by Andrew Jones Art, 1979

Martín Fierro - Naipes Temáticos de Colección • Friday, May 24, 2019

Naipes “Martín Fierro” based on the epic poem by José Hernandez.

On The Cards • Thursday, May 16, 2019

A Motley Pack - transformation playing cards & ‘On The Cards’ book facsimile published by Sunish Chabba, 2019.

Les Géants d’un Mythe • Saturday, May 11, 2019

Les Géants d'un Mythe created by François Poulain and manufactured by Grimaud, 1983.

Boxing Greats • Saturday, May 11, 2019

Boxing Greats published by KickarseCards, a compilation of boxing icons in history.

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! • Friday, May 10, 2019

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! promotional playing cards, 1997.

Hendrick’s Gin • Friday, May 3, 2019

Nice advertising deck for Hendrick’s Gin, c.2015.

April 2019

Greenpeace • Thursday, April 18, 2019

Campaign deck for Greenpeace with drawings of penguins, seals, whales and dolphins.

Shop Item  River Plate football cartoon deck • Monday, April 1, 2019

“River Plate Para Siempre” football club cartoon playing cards, c.2004.

March 2019

Shop Item  Heraclio Fournier letterhead with invoice, 1958 • Sunday, March 31, 2019

Heraclio Fournier letterhead with invoice, 1958

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