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Baraja Gaucha Juan C. Yelina

Baraja Gaucha by Juan C. Yelina for Profertil S.A., 2006.

2006 Argentina Juan C. Yelina Advertising Gaucho Add to Collection

Gaucho themed playing cards designed by Juan C. Yelina for Profertil Granular Urea, 2006. The theme of the Gaucho, skilled horseman of the Pampas and national icon, is very apt for the agribusiness company to reach farmers wotking the land. Each ace has the national colours on a ribbon. The artist’s signature appears on the court cards and aces.

Gaucho themed playing cards designed by Juan C. Yelina for Profertil Granular Urea, 2006 Gaucho themed playing cards designed by Juan C. Yelina for Profertil Granular Urea, 2006 Gaucho themed playing cards designed by Juan C. Yelina for Profertil Granular Urea, 2006

Above: Gaucho themed playing cards designed by Juan C. Yelina for Profertil S.A. (in the Agribusiness sector), 2006. 48 cards + 2 jokers in box. The jokers show a farmer pointing to a card on his forehead. The 8 of clubs has an unfortunate printing error.

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Founder and editor of the World of Playing Cards since 1996. He is a former committee member of the IPCS and was graphics editor of The Playing-Card journal for many years. He has lived at various times in Chile, England and Wales and is currently living in Extremadura, Spain. Simon's first limited edition pack of playing cards was a replica of a seventeenth century traditional English pack, which he produced from woodblocks and stencils.


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